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Jacobs Undergraduate Electrical Engineer - Adelaide


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

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type

Application dates

Applications Close
2 Sep 2018

Minimum requirements

Minimum Prior Qualification
Accepting International Applications
Qualifications Accepted
Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Imagine the Possibilities

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 Electrical Engineer
The Australia and New Zealand Built Environment team operates across a diverse range of sectors including, Health, Research, Education, Defence, Transport, Urban Development and Aviation. Within these sectors we offer the full range of integrated services across architecture, civil and structural engineering, project management, transport and environmental design and project delivery. In the role, you will work independently and under the guidance of Senior Engineers to provide detailed structural solutions for projects. You will also be given the opportunity to apply judgement and initiative in the application of engineering principles, techniques, and prescribed methods of engineering analysis, design and computation.

Due to recent project successes and a strong project pipeline within, we currently have an interest in recruiting an Undergraduate Electrical Engineer for our Building Services team. Working within a multi-disciplinary environment, you will be exposed to various aspects of the role including producing electrical services drawings, specifications and reports as well as assisting senior Electrical Services Engineers with design and documentation.  

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 (Electrical Engineering)
  • 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)