Arup
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Structural Engineering - Industrial Placement - Buildings - UK Wide

Job description

Arup is an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists. Founded in 1946, Arup first established its reputation as a world leader with the structural design of the Sydney Opera House and has since grown into a truly international multidisciplinary organisation, with 11,000 staff in 91 offices across 39 countries.

Our resilience, security and risk practice has consistently been at the forefront of the field since it was formed in the mid-1990s. The practice brings together threat specialists, physical and electronic security engineers, operational security specialists and blast engineers in a unique multi-disciplinary environment, helping our clients manage malicious risk, natural hazards and operational reliability in each aspect of their businesses and operations.

Our world-leading physical security engineering team has developed an enviable reputation for innovative, risk-based design to successfully develop the technical solutions of some of the world's most complex buildings and structures including tall buildings, transport infrastructure, long-span bridges and stadia. Some of our recent projects include the Olympic Park venues for London 2012, Forth Replacement Crossing, Beijing and Dublin International Airports and a range of speculative offices in the City of London.

Arup is an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists offering a broad range of professional services. Through our work, we make a positive difference in the world.

Our Architectural and Structural Engineers apply their specialist skills to buildings projects across the globe. We offer our clients a broad spectrum of expertise and consulting services in a wide variety of projects including schools and universities, sports and leisure facilities, government, commercial and industrial buildings.

As one of the world's leading building design consultancies, we offer clients the innovation and technical know-how to continually deliver their projects on schedule and on budget, but without compromise. For over 65 years Arup have continued to pioneer distinctive creative structural designs. We maintain our reputation because we invest in attracting and developing the most inventive of structural engineers.

Role
We are currently recruiting for an Architectural, Civil or Structural Engineering Industrial Placement Students to join our well-established Buildings teams. This is an excellent opportunity for a student that is enthusiastic and knowledgeable about the Building Design sector to join a multi-disciplinary team for a period of 11-12 months to start in September 2020.

You will provide support to team members to deliver an effective and professional service to our clients on strategically won projects. You will assist in preparing designs in co-ordination with the team, and gain a thorough understanding of the role of a design engineer by using relevant software and seeing first-hand how we operate.

Depending on performance, there may be an opportunity to receive a permanent offer of employment upon graduating. We also try to provide experience within our Infrastructure group to ensure that the successful candidate has a varied workload.

You will work as part of project teams to deliver effective and professional services to our clients. Due to the multi-disciplinary nature of our design teams, you will have the opportunity to work alongside Architects, Building Services and Geotechnical Engineers, Surveyors and Project Managers.

About You
We encourage our Industrial Trainee Structural Engineers to demonstrate drive and motivation, a willingness to learn about our sector, and a desire to effectively deliver an excellent service to our clients. As such, we are looking for the following qualifications, skills and attributes in you:
  • Strong A-levels (or equivalent) at Grade B or above
  • Studying an MEng in Structural, Civil or Architectural Engineering (or equivalent)
  • On track to achieve a 2.1 or above, as proven through the modules that you have completed to date
  • Graduating in Summer 2022
  • Demonstrate strong motivation and passion for a career in Buildings
Does this role sound interesting to you?
We have multiple locations available for this role starting September 2020, lasting up to 12 months.

What we are looking for

Accepted degree subjects

  • architecture
  • civil engineering and construction

Additional job details

Location
Cardiff
London
Solihull
Winchester
Salary
Competitive salary

How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 15 November 2019

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Closing date:  15 November 2019

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