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Infinte possibilities

Starting your career at Arup is an opportunity to be part of a unique culture. One that believes in quality, humanity, the highest ethics and social usefulness and offers a diverse work environment that will allow you to thrive and build your technical, project management and business development skills.

From day one you will have the opportunity to deliver high quality, valuable work for our clients, working on innovative and challenging projects, large and small.

Responsibilities vary depending on position but generally include:

  • Working closely with senior engineers on multiple projects
  • Assisting in design, analysis, research and report writing
  • Participating in interdisciplinary meetings

Our program

Our summer vacation program is 12 weeks of paid experience over the summer university break. You will have the opportunity to contribute to Arup’s ground-breaking projects, while receiving a mix of on-the-job and professional development training and building your network with the best in the business. By being part of the program, you will also be automatically considered for a graduate role, putting you ahead of the pack! Applications are open to students in their penultimate year of study.

We will opening applications for the 2020/21 summer vacation program in the coming months so encourage you to check back here regularly for updates.

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Taking your career forward with Arup

Our aim to provide fulfilling and rewarding careers demonstrates our commitment to our people. From your first day, you’ll join an unrivaled community of experts in a supportive culture where everyone’s happy to help and genuinely wants to see you succeed.


What we are looking for

We hire great people, a few characteristics we look for include:

  • Studied/studying in a field relevant to the team you are applying for

  • Meet work rights requirements for chosen country – for Australia and New Zealand roles we accept applications from Australian or New Zealand citizens or permanent residents

  • Prior project and/or internship experience

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a team

  • Self-motivated, innovative thinker and willing to take on new challenges

  • Well-rounded people, with extra-curricular interests and most importantly a passion for the work we do

Start your application

Our recruitment process is both comprehensive and confidential, designed to make sure we’re a good fit and that you’ll get the most from the Program you’re applying for.

Below you'll find details of the application process. Once applications are open, you'll be able to click on apply and make an application.

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Summer vacation programme