2020 Intern Environment Consultant (Geo-Environment)
Be challenged, be supported
At Arcadis, we never lose sight of what’s most important. Because look beyond our projects and programmes and you’ll see it’s about human stories. From remaking public spaces that bring people together, to making cities easier to navigate, we’re focused on making an impact where it matters most – and improving quality of life.
It’s a big challenge. And why we need people committed to bringing their best, who deliver on their promises. People who value different perspectives, build sustainable relationships and dare to shape the future. People who seize the experiences available to transform their world – and the world around them.
It’s a shared goal amongst 27,000 Arcadians. And one we can only achieve by working together and applying our skills and expertise across design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. It’s how we’ll find solutions to our clients’ most complex challenges. And how we’ll deliver exceptional results, today and tomorrow.
That’s why we need people who can understand and appreciate how they fit into the bigger picture. We’re looking for talented individuals who take inspiration from everywhere - every person and every interaction.
We want people who treat every moment as an opportunity to learn.
So, if you’re looking to build a career that can transform your world, Arcadis is the perfect place for you.
You will need to be available until the end of December. We hope to start the internship early October.
Key Qualifications / Experience Requirements:
- Studying a Degree in a relevant “Geo-Environmental” discipline (e.g. geology, environmental geoscience, engineering geology, etc.)
- Full UK driving licence (or European equivalent)
- Willingness to travel
- Ability to work independently and demonstrate initiative
- Strong communication and people skills
- Developing technical field skills :
- Developing technical office-based competencies
- Becoming familiar with UK Health and Safety regulations and Arcadis’ safety procedures to ensure H&S aspects are properly managed in your day to day role.
- Work with teams to deliver the project documents/deliverables to the high standard Arcadis expects on behalf of our clients.
- Build experience and proficiency in Arcadis systems and procedures and developing a skills and knowledge base including relevant environmental legislation and guidance;
Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying our deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services we work in partnership with our clients to deliver exception and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. Our 27,000 strong team work all over the world. We build rail systems in Doha and provide clean water in Sao Paulo. We’re improving social housing in Glasgow and transport links in Wales.
We believe that by working together diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative ideas. Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the heart of how we improve quality of life and we work closely with our people across six ED&I Workstreams: Age, Disability, Faith, Gender, LGBT+ and Race. A diverse and skilled workforce is essential to our success.
What We Offer:
We offer a fantastic working environment where you own your destiny and will be encouraged to forge a successful career. In addition, we offer some excellent benefits, such as:
Private Medical Insurance
Healthcare Income Protection
Annual holiday allowance, plus the option to buy and sell
Annual Professional Institution Subscription Paid
Tax Free Season Ticket Loan Cycle to Work Scheme
Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave Birthday Vouchers
Refer a Friend Scheme that rewards you for every successful introduction you make!
Applying could not be easier, please click the link below and follow the simple steps to upload your CV and commence what could be the next and most fulfilling chapter in your career to date.