Surveying Industrial Placement Scheme 2021
On our Placement Scheme, join a well-respected team that has a strong reputation in our industry. You'll be part of something big, enjoying all-level support from line managers to senior leaders. We also want you to maintain a healthy work-life balance. So, during our recruitment process, tell us what matters to you. Find out how we support wellbeing in and out of the office – including different ways to be flexible around work. Let's also talk about Diversity & Inclusion, including our recent pledges for Women's Equality, how we're Disability Confident and an Inclusive Employer. With Atkins, you'll be in great company.
Join us as a Surveying placement student and enjoy exposure to a wide variety of industries, clients and projects. We design with people in mind. And we’ve designed our placement opportunities to provide you with unique experiences in all kinds of challenging projects. You’ll be part of a team who add value to our clients’ construction journey through expert cost advice and construction technical knowledge, who provide clients with strategic cost advice at project conception, and party wall, dilapidations and technical due diligence services. And while you're shaping a safer, happier, more sustainable world, we’ll support you with your development.
Where you could work
Industrial year locations: Epsom, Exeter
Industrial year locations: Belfast, Epsom
Join the team that delivers project and programme management consultancy across the world. We build strong relationships by understanding the challenges our clients face, sharing their vision and helping them transform potential into reality. Our cutting-edge independent advice and guidance enables our clients to turn bold ideas into reality and deliver their most important projects and programmes. You could work on large prestigious infrastructure projects with clients including TfL, Gatwick Airport and Thames Water, or focus on public building projects ranging from a primary school extension to a medieval fortress. We'll be there supporting you to develop your skills and confidence throughout your placement.
· An understanding of the consultancy environment
· Enthusiasm to drive your own career development and a motivation to learn
· Be curious in your thinking and apply your technical knowledge to analyse problems and create innovative solutions
· Drive and determination to achieve professional accreditation
· An interest and ability to adapt to the changing world, new technology and being open to flexible and agile ways of working
· A desire to develop relationship building skills with clients and internal stakeholders
· Confidence to work on your own initiative as well as being part of a multidisciplinary team
We've created a rewards package to fit around your study, career and personal needs. Enjoy benefits such as flexible holidays, tailored career development and a strong support network. Each year, our top performing placement students (who’ve done at least 8 weeks on placement with us) have the opportunity to be nominated onto our Graduate Development Programme.