Intern Architect

Recruiter
Jacobs
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
08 Nov 2019
Closes
06 Dec 2019
Specialism
Engineering
Start Date
Immediate
Duration
Permanent
This is a 3-month summer internship starting June 2020.

Jacobs leads the global professional services sector delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. Providing a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional and construction- and program-management. Our 50,000 employees in 400 locations around the world serve a broad range of companies and organisations, including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

During our 125 years in the UK, we have been involved in some of the biggest and most challenging projects, delivering innovative and sustainable solutions to the country's most critical issues, from access to clean air and safe water, civil and national security and safeguarding mobility.

That's because Jacobs is much more than just a traditional engineering company.

Ranked No. 1 by Fortune's 2019 World's Most Admired Companies...

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Jacobs across the UK is committed to early careers and in 2018 launched a new internship programme in several of its offices. This new programme is aimed towards undergraduates who are either currently studying for or have completed a principal degree and have a gap before starting a postgraduate course.

Read more about our graduates by clicking below.

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.

Requirements:
  • Assist to plan and program a layout of project(s); coordinates and integrates all other discipline elements into unified design for client review and approval.
  • Assist to conduct periodic on-site observation of work during construction to monitor compliance with detailed design documents.
  • Aids to prepare quantitative data (e.g. material take-offs) to support construction cost estimates.
  • Monitors architectural project scope development and changes, tracking adjustments to the projected project construction cost.
  • May prepare client project presentations studies, and reports.
  • Utilizes computer-assisted design software and equipment to prepare project designs and plans.
  • Design work to be reviewed and stamped by a Registered Architect.
  • Periodic travel to construction sites should be anticipated.
Qualifications:
  • Is currently in their penultimate year of studies towards a 2:1 BA/BS or a bachelor's in architecture.
  • Basic knowledge of AutoCAD, basic rendering and publishing programs, and Microsoft Office suite is preferred.
  • Ability to understand and interpret construction drawings.
  • Ability to effectively coordinate with internal architectural and engineering team members.
  • Ability to work independently at times when given a set of instructions is required.
  • Able to handle multiple tasks at one time.

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.

Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.

JACOBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer who is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.

Please note that we are in Grad hiring cycle and applications for interns won't be assessed and selected until the new year.