Work Placement / Internship

Mechanical Engineering Summer Intern

Manchester

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The Buildings & Infrastructure (B&I) Line of Business is a global network of approximately 11,500 employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Jacobs

About us.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform routine aspects of engineering requiring knowledge and application of basic engineering principles under close supervision.
  • May use computer-assisted engineering software and equipment to perform engineering tasks.
  • Collects and prepares data for evaluation.
  • Assisting in the coordination of projects from conception (feasibility) through final plan preparations.
  • Providing support to engineering staff members as needed.

Qualifications

  • Candidate must be currently enrolled in their penultimate year of studies within a Mechanical Engineering curriculum.
  • Working knowledge of Word and Excel is required.
  • Previous design intern experience is preferred.
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD is preferred.
  • Strong analytical, conceptual, communication and organisational skills.
  • Ability to effectively interface with all levels of personnel and management.
  • Ability to work and thrive in a team environment.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to self-motivate and work productively without supervision.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

You will join us in the summer period and join our community of interns under our programme called Jacobs Campus. This programme will allow you to work with a mentor who will work with you in identifying areas of learning so that when you leave you have a portfolio of learning experiences to refer to. There will also be opportunities to network through your community and other networks across Jacobs in various experiences that will be on offer general aspirations as a recognised inclusive and diverse employer.

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Job ID Number: BI 0008CC
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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Summer
  • Manchester
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Building Services
  • Manufacturing
  • Mechanical
 

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