Jacobs Undergraduate Water & Wastewater Engineer (Mechanical) in Mitcham, Australia

Undergraduate Water & Wastewater Engineer (Mechanical)


Imagine the Possibilities

Ideas can come from anywhere that’s why we want you to join our Internship Program!

Jacobs is one of the world’s leading providers in technical, professional and construction services. We specialise in architecture, engineering and construction, operations and maintenance, as well as scientific and consulting. As part of the Jacobs Internship Program, you will work on real projects, bids and tenders from the get go. Gaining valuable work experience to build on your theoretical knowledge, our program provides you the opportunity to collaborate with a range of experts and industry leaders to help guide, mentor and shape your career.

About the Opportunity: Undergraduate Water & Wastewater Engineer (Mechanical)

Our Water Resources and Water Engineering team provides specialist consulting services across a diverse range of water resources and water engineering applications and markets. Within the water engineering and process teams, our skills include concept, preliminary and detailed design of: gravity and pressure main distribution pipelines, pumping stations, water and wastewater treatment plants, desalination, and network strategy and planning.

As an Intern in the Water and Wastewater Engineering group at Jacobs, you will work on key water infrastructure projects, providing you with hands-on exposure to all aspects of project delivery including design, estimating, cost planning, tender reviews and negotiation and post contract.

About you

At Jacobs our employees are highly sought after for their specialist knowledge and experience in a specific discipline, which allows you to build upon a deep understanding of what is possible and push the boundaries in search of ever more innovative solutions for clients. As an Intern at Jacobs you will gain exposure to a range of disciplines, allowing you to build on the specialist knowledge you’ve gained at university.

The successful candidate will:

  • Complete your degree in 2019 (Mechanical Engineering or similar)

  • Be technically inquisitive

  • Possess strong leadership skills

  • Have the ability to work independently and in a team to learn from another perspective

  • Communicate exceptionally well

  • Ask questions and challenge the norm

  • Be able to commence on 19 November 2018 and work through to March 2019

  • Be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or an Australian permanent resident

Does this sound like you?

To be part of the Jacobs Internship Program this summer, apply today!

Please include the following documents so we are able to make an informed decision. Incomplete applications cannot be considered;

  • Resume

  • Cover letter – tell us about yourself & in which specific discipline you have a passion in and where you see your career developing

  • Academic Record

  • Working rights - Scan/Copy of a Birth Certificate or Passport (Vevo check if applicable)

Primary Location Australia-Australia Countrywide-Mitcham

Req ID: SOU0000Y8