Insights into Construction & Engineering

  • AECOM – need RICs accredited degree
  • Aggregate Industries. Small number of places on offer.
  • Arcadis. 8-10 week summer placement in any year of your degree. Arcadis operates across a wide range of sectors encompassing infrastructure, water, environment and buildings.
  • Atkins 
  • Balfour Beatty: 8-12 week summer internships in civil engineering, commercial management, quantity surveying and construction management. Most are based on project sites such as Crossrail, the M25, or the Olympic Stadium regeneration scheme
  • BAM (construction related degrees). Scholarships also available.
  • Bouygues (building services and civil engineering students). 3 months in the summer.
  • Carillion
  • Caterpillar: 6-8 weeks.
  • Costain: Sponsored student programme.
  • EC Harris. 6-12 week summer placement.
  • Gleeds. Global management and construction consultancy offers a summer work placement in London. 
  • Halcrow (part of CH2M Hill): Available across all offices. 
  • Interserve (civil engineering, quantity surveying, construction management): Sponsorship possibility of £3000 p.a following the placement plus professional support. 
  • Keltbray 
  • Laing O'Rourke - Scholar progarmme provides work placements and financial support for up to 4 years running alomgside your degree. They are looking for undergraduates who are studying engineering (civil, mechanical, electrical, building services or architectural), as well as commercial management (for roles in quantity surveying and procurement), or construction management (for roles in management and planning)
  • Mott MacDonald (range of disciplines)
  • North Midland Construction
  • Sir Robert McAlpine: 8 weeks in the summer
  • R G Carter. summer placements are offered for those with a construction related degree. Offices in the East of the UK. 
  • Tarmac: 6 week summer placememts in engineering, technical and general management. 2.2 predicted degree required.  
  • Turner & Townsend. 8-10 week work placement run between July and Sepetmber with this global professional services firm. 


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