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All Placement Roles 2021

We have various placement opportunities available that you can apply for and below is the full list for our 2021 intake. As we have a number of opportunities available, please read through the job descriptions where you’ll find useful information to help you choose a role and understand more about our business. You’re only able to apply for one placement role and we want to ensure you make the best decision. There may be some opportunities on this page that accept applications from all disciplines which you haven’t considered before - so make sure you check them out.

Being a placement student at Atkins isn’t only about the great clients or inspiring global projects. It’s really about how much we can make a difference. Join us and you’ll be shaping, building, maintaining and expanding societies. You’ll be one of the thinkers behind some of the world’s largest and most essential structures – from water parks, to airports, to energy and water supplies. Working on amazing projects to make the impossible – possible.  The scope and scale of Atkins means we can offer you a world of possibilities. There’s never a dull moment. And you’ll never know what challenge you’ll face next.

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We’re helping deliver the next generation of clean, green energy.

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Birmingham’s £700m redevelopment scheme includes up to ten new buildings, including Grade A offices, and a 4 star, 250 bed hotel built over a two-level basement car park.

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We’re enabling passengers to move quickly and securely around Heathrow airport through our development and implementation of sophisticated biometric technologies and IT platforms. 

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Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CAVs) are expected to play a key role in the future of transport. 

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Our latest Jobs

Mechanical Engineering Placement Scheme 2021

Salary

Competitive

Location

Bristol, Epsom, Warrington, Derby, Glasgow, Sheffield, Whitehaven, London, Aberdeen, Edinburgh

Job Type

Full Time

Brand

Atkins

Market

Cities & development

Clean power

Environment & geoscience

Nuclear

Oil & gas

Security, aerospace & defence

Transportation

Water

Category

Placements

Location

Birmingham

Cranfield

Derby

Hereford

Telford

Worcester

Leeds

Lincoln

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Leicester

Northampton

Bristol

Weymouth

Middlesex

Career Area

Mechanical Engineering Placement Scheme 2021

Description

On our Mechanical Engineering Placement Scheme 2021, you'll join a well-respected team that has a strong reputation in the engineering industry.

Reference

PL-097

Expiry Date

12/11/2020

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Software and Digital Placement Scheme 2021

Salary

Competitive

Location

Birmingham, Epsom, Warrington, Whitehaven

Job Type

Full Time

Brand

Atkins

Market

Clean power

Nuclear

Transportation

Category

Placements

Location

Birmingham

Cranfield

Derby

Hereford

Telford

Worcester

Leeds

Lincoln

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Leicester

Northampton

Bristol

Weymouth

Middlesex

Career Area

Software & Digital Placement Scheme 2021

Description

With the Software and Digital Placement Scheme 2021, you'll start out as a vital member of a well-respected team that has a solid reputation in the engineering industry.

Reference

PL-103

Expiry Date

12/11/2020

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Naval Architecture Placement Scheme 2021

Salary

Competitive

Location

London

Job Type

Full Time

Brand

Atkins

Market

Nuclear

Category

Placements

Location

Birmingham

Cranfield

Derby

Hereford

Telford

Worcester

Leeds

Lincoln

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Leicester

Northampton

Bristol

Weymouth

Middlesex

Career Area

Naval Architecture Placement Scheme 2021

Description

Join our Naval Architecture Placement Scheme 2021, and enjoy exposure to a wide variety of industries, clients and projects.

Reference

PL-098

Expiry Date

12/11/2020

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Project Management Placement Scheme 2021

Salary

Competitive

Location

London, Warrington, Whitehaven

Job Type

Full Time

Brand

Atkins

Market

Nuclear

Project, programme & cost management

Category

Placements

Location

Birmingham

Cranfield

Derby

Hereford

Telford

Worcester

Leeds

Lincoln

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Leicester

Northampton

Bristol

Weymouth

Middlesex

Career Area

Project Management Placement Scheme 2021

Description

On our Project Management Placement Scheme 2021, join a well-respected team that has a strong reputation in the engineering industry.

Reference

PL-099

Expiry Date

12/11/2020

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Electrical Engineering Placement Scheme 2021

Salary

Competitive

Location

Bristol, Epsom, London, Warrington, Whitehaven,York, Croydon, Birmingham

Job Type

Full Time

Brand

Atkins

Market

Cities & development

Nuclear

Transportation

Category

Placements

Location

Birmingham

Cranfield

Derby

Hereford

Telford

Worcester

Leeds

Lincoln

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Leicester

Northampton

Bristol

Weymouth

Middlesex

Career Area

Electrical & EC&I Engineering Placement Scheme 2021

Description

As an Electrical Engineering placement student, you'll be part of a well-respected team with a solid reputation in the engineering industry.

Reference

PL-107

Expiry Date

12/11/2020

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Surveying Placement Scheme 2021

Salary

Competitive

Location

Belfast, Epsom, London, Tunbridge Wells

Job Type

Full Time

Brand

Faithful+Gould

Market

Project, programme & cost management

Category

Placements

Location

United Kingdom

Birmingham

Cranfield

Derby

Hereford

Telford

Worcester

Leeds

Lincoln

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Leicester

Northampton

Bristol

Weymouth

Career Area

Surveying Placement Scheme 2021

Description

On our Surveying Placement Scheme 2021, join a well-respected team that has a strong reputation in our industry.

Reference

PL-104

Expiry Date

12/11/2020

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Human Factors Placement Scheme 2021

Salary

Competitive

Location

Bristol, London or Warrington

Job Type

Full Time

Brand

Atkins

Market

Cities & development

Clean power

Consulting & advisory

Environment & geoscience

Nuclear

Oil & gas

Security, aerospace & defence

Transportation

Water

Category

Placements

Career Area

Human Factors Placement Scheme 2021

Description

Being part of a large global Human Factors and Ergonomics team, you’ll be supported and mentored as you gain experience in deploying a range of HF methodologies.

Reference

PL-095

Expiry Date

12/11/2020

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Transport Planning Placement Scheme 2021

Salary

Competitive

Location

Cambridge, London

Job Type

Full Time

Brand

Atkins

Market

Transportation

Category

Placements

Location

Birmingham

Cranfield

Derby

Hereford

Telford

Worcester

Leeds

Lincoln

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Leicester

Northampton

Bristol

Weymouth

Middlesex

Career Area

Transport Planning Placement Scheme 2021

Description

On our Transport Planning Placement Scheme 2021, join a well-respected team that has a strong reputation in the engineering industry.

Reference

PL-106

Expiry Date

12/11/2020

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Environmental Consulting Placement Scheme 2021

Salary

Competitive

Location

Peterborough, Bristol

Job Type

Full Time

Grade

3

Brand

Atkins

Market

Cities & development

Environment & geoscience

Nuclear

Water

Category

Placements

Location

Birmingham

Cranfield

Derby

Hereford

Telford

Worcester

Leeds

Lincoln

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Leicester

Northampton

Bristol

Weymouth

Middlesex

Career Area

Environmental Placement Scheme 2021

Description

On our Environmental Consulting Placement Scheme 2021, join a well-respected team that has a strong reputation in the engineering industry.

Reference

PL-092

Expiry Date

12/11/2020

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Safety and Reliability Placement Scheme 2021

Salary

Competitive

Location

Epsom, Warrington, Aldershot, Bristol

Job Type

Full Time

Brand

Atkins

Market

Nuclear

Security, aerospace & defence

Category

Placements

Location

Birmingham

Cranfield

Derby

Hereford

Telford

Worcester

Leeds

Lincoln

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Leicester

Northampton

Bristol

Weymouth

Middlesex

Career Area

Safety & Reliability Placement Scheme 2021

Description

On our Safety and Reliability Placement Scheme 2021, you'll join a well-respected team that has a strong reputation in the engineering industry.

Reference

PL-101

Expiry Date

12/11/2020

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Civil and Structural Engineering Placement Scheme 2021

Salary

Competitive

Location

Birmingham, Bristol, Epsom, Warrington, Whitehaven, Aberdeen, Edinburgh London, Cardiff, Stockton, Cambridge+

Job Type

Full Time

Brand

Atkins

Market

Cities & development

Clean power

Environment & geoscience

Nuclear

Oil & gas

Transportation

Water

Category

Placements

Location

Birmingham

Cranfield

Derby

Hereford

Telford

Worcester

Leeds

Lincoln

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Leicester

Northampton

Bristol

Weymouth

Middlesex

Career Area

Civil & Structural Engineering Placement Scheme 2021

Description

Join us as a Civil or Structural Engineering placement student and be part of a team of big thinkers. What you do will be essential to us, supporting the technical aspects of multidisciplinary designs

Reference

PL-090

Expiry Date

12/11/2020

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Intelligent Mobility and Smart Technologies Placement Scheme 2021

Salary

Competitive

Location

Birmingham

Job Type

Full Time

Brand

Atkins

Market

Transportation

Category

Placements

Career Area

Intelligent Mobility & Smart Technologies Placement Scheme 2021

Description

On our Intelligent Mobility and Smart Technologies Placement Scheme 2021 You'll get your career started as part of a well-respected team, with a solid reputation in the engineering industry.

Reference

PL-096

Expiry Date

12/11/2020

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Asset Management Placement Scheme 2021

Salary

Competitive

Location

London, Birmingham

Job Type

Full Time

Grade

3

Brand

Atkins

Market

Project, programme & cost management

Transportation

Category

Placements

Location

Birmingham

Cranfield

Derby

Hereford

Telford

Worcester

Leeds

Lincoln

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Leicester

Northampton

Bristol

Weymouth

Middlesex

Career Area

Asset Management Placement Scheme 2021

Description

Join us as our Asset Management Placement Scheme 2021 and enjoy exposure to a wide variety of industries, clients and projects.

Reference

PL-087

Expiry Date

12/11/2020

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Geospatial Placement Scheme 2021

Salary

Competitive

Location

Bristol, London

Job Type

Full Time

Brand

Atkins

Market

Security, aerospace & defence

Category

Placements

Location

Birmingham

Cranfield

Derby

Hereford

Telford

Worcester

Leeds

Lincoln

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Leicester

Northampton

Bristol

Weymouth

Middlesex

Career Area

Geospatial Placement Scheme 2021

Description

On our Geospatial Placement Scheme 2021, you'll join a well-respected team that has a strong reputation in the engineering industry.

Reference

PL-093

Expiry Date

12/11/2020

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Rail Consulting Placement Scheme 2021

Salary

Competitive

Location

Derby, Glasgow, London, Manchester

Job Type

Full Time

Grade

3

Brand

Atkins

Market

Transportation

Category

Placements

Location

Birmingham

Cranfield

Derby

Hereford

Telford

Worcester

Leeds

Lincoln

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Leicester

Northampton

Bristol

Weymouth

Middlesex

Career Area

Rail Consulting Placement Scheme 2021

Description

On our Rail Consulting Placement Scheme 2021 will see you join a well-respected team that has a strong reputation in the engineering industry.

Reference

PL-100

Expiry Date

12/11/2020

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Chemical and Process Engineering Placement Scheme 2021

Salary

Competitive

Location

Bristol, Epsom, Warrington, Glasgow, Aberdeen

Job Type

Full Time

Grade

3

Brand

Atkins

Market

Cities & development

Clean power

Environment & geoscience

Nuclear

Oil & gas

Security, aerospace & defence

Transportation

Water

Category

Placements

Location

Birmingham

Cranfield

Derby

Hereford

Telford

Worcester

Leeds

Lincoln

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Leicester

Northampton

Bristol

Weymouth

Middlesex

Career Area

Chemical & Process Engineering Placement Scheme 2021

Description

Join us as an Chemical and Process Engineering placement student and enjoy exposure to a wide variety of industries, clients and projects.

Reference

PL-089

Expiry Date

12/11/2020

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