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Serpentine Pavilion

Fusing art, architecture and engineering

Designed by Diébédo Francis Kéré

United Kingdom

Good engineering is about observing, questioning and communicating to truly understand what’s at the heart of each project.

Amy Koerbel

Structural Designer, Buildings + Places

Moses Mabidha Stadium

Focusing on legacy, culture and location

South Africa

Contributing to projects that meld awe-inspiring design with economic and civic benefits is the ultimate career satisfaction.

Tim Ter Haar

Managing Director, Buildings + Places

Bloomberg European Headquarters

Encouraging cooperation and collaboration

United Kingdom

Our in-house expertise and wealth of knowledge across disciplines enable delivery of the most complex projects.

Coralie Soudee

Associate, Commercial Cost Management

Taizhou Bridge

Connecting with long-span suspension


In my work, I cross vast continents in search of new frontiers in bridge engineering. Bridges connect people and places, both physically and emotionally.

Dr. Robin Sham, CBE

Managing Director, Transportation

Connected and Automated Vehicles

Expanding mobility options

United States

We must consider the possible and not be limited by the tools and solutions available today. Our imagination and technical skills drive our solutions.

Veronica Siranosian

Director, AECOM Ventures

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Job Information

AECOM AECOM Graduate Opportunities UK & Ireland 2021 in Cork, Ireland

United Kingdom - London, London

Job Summary

Please note, due to the current climate we may not be able to progress applicants for some parts of our business until early 2021, but we will make every effort to get all applicants through the process as quickly as possible.

AECOM is built to deliver a better world. We design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets for governments, businesses and organizations in more than 150 countries. Delivering clean water and energy. Building iconic skyscrapers. Planning new cities. Restoring damaged environments. Connecting people and economies with roads, bridges, tunnels and transit systems. Designing parks where children play. Helping governments maintain stability and security.

We recruit graduates across the UK & Ireland into Transportation Engineering & Planning, Building & Quantity Surveying, Project Management, Building Engineering & Consultancy, Geotechnical & Tunnelling Engineering, Water Engineering & Consulting, Environmental Consulting, Planning & Design, Power Engineering, Architecture, and Landscape Architecture - more details can be found below.

We recruit across a wide range of disciplines including civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, building services, fire and sustainable buildings engineering, as well as quantity & building surveying, project management, transport planning, urban design & planning, town planning, ecology, EIA, GIS, acoustics, and environmental, architecture & landscape architecture, water and energy related disciplines.

We have offices across the UK & Ireland including Basingstoke, Bedford, Belfast, Birmingham, Bristol, Cambridge, Cardiff, Chelmsford, Cork, Croydon, Chesterfield, Dublin, Edinburgh, Exeter, Galway, Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Newcastle, Norwich, Nottingham, Oxford, Peterborough, Plymouth, Southampton, Swindon, Warrington, Westlakes, and York.

Below you will find links to detailed job descriptions for each of our recruiting teams. Where links have yet to be added this will be done over the coming weeks.

Transportation Engineering & Planning

Aviation - Basingstoke only

Bridge Structures

Development Planning - Applications closed


Pavement Design - Nottingham only

Rail (Civil) - Applications closed

Rail (Electrical) - Swindon only

Rail (Geophysics) - Nottingham only

Strategic Consultancy

Technology Services - Birmingham only

Traffic Engineering and Consultancy

Transportation Planning

Surveying & Project Management

Building Surveying - Dublin

Project Management - Cambridge

Quantity Surveying - Cambridge, Peterborough, Norwich, Exeter

Building Engineering & Consulting

Building Physics Consulting - London

Building Services Engineering - electrical only

Environmental Public Health - London

Civil Infrastructure - Chelmsford

Fire Engineering - Closed

IT & Communications Engineering - London

Structural Engineering - closed

Sustainability Consulting - Basingstoke, St Albans

Water Engineering & Consulting

Water Civil Engineering

Water Consulting

Water Mechanical & Electrical Engineering - Mechanical applications closed

Ports & Marine Engineering

Geotechnical & Tunnelling Engineering

Geotechnical Engineering & Engineering Geology

Tunnelling Engineering

Remediation - Applications closed

Remediation - Waste - Applications closed

Environmental Consulting

(Candidates applying to roles in the below sector will be expected to provide support (where required) in areas involving Environmental and Ecological Clerk of Works)

Acoustics Basingstoke, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds, Manchester, Croydon, St Albans

Air Quality Leeds, Nottingham or Croydon (vacancy #242013)

Aboriculture (Basingstoke) - applications closed

Archaeology - Newcastle, Basingstoke - applications closed

Aquatic Ecology - Nottingham (vacancy #242576)

Carbon and Climate Change/Environmental Sustainability - Basingstoke, Birmingham, Bristol, Edinburgh, Leeds - applications closed

Ecology - applications closed

EIA UK/Ireland - applications closed

Housing Research - Planning and Regeneration - London only - applications closed

GIS - London and Nottingham

Geomorphology - Applications closed

Hydrogeology Birmingham or Chelmsford - Applications open

Stakeholder Engagement - Applications closed

Transaction and Compliance - Dublin, Croydon, Leeds (246812)

Water Science Environment - Croydon - Applications open

Waste Management - Croydon - Applications closed

Design & Planning

Development Economics & Regeneration - Closed

Town Planning - London, Edinburgh

Urban Planning & Design - Urban Design - London

Workplace Interior Design - London, Belfast

Workplace Strategy Consulting - applications closed


Landscape Architecture - Birmingham, Cambridge, Chesterfield, Leeds, Manchester, Edinburgh (vacancy 241960)

Landscape Architecture Ireland/UK - (vacancy 242579)

Architect P1 Industrial Placement - Applications closed

Architecture Part 2 - Applications closed


Nuclear Structures - applications closed

Renewable Energy - applications closed

Thermal Energy - applications closed

Transmission and Distribution (HV Electrical) Dublin, Bristol and Edinburgh - applications closed

General Consulting

Data Analysis - closed

​Design Manager - closed

Minimum Requirements

Criteria varies across practice lines so please consult the relevant job description for detailed requirements. All graduate roles require a minimum of a 2:2 classification (or equivalent, ie 50% or above) in a relevant degree and less than 2 years post graduate relevant work experience. If you have more than 2 years please apply to our experienced hire positions at

Preferred Qualifications


What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 241923BR

Additional Locations IE - Cork - Montrose House, IE - Dublin - 24 Lower Hatch Street, IE - Dublin - Adelphi Plaza, IE - Galway Technology Park, UK - Ashford, UK - Basingstoke, UK - Bedford, UK - Belfast, UK - Birmingham - Colmore Plaza, UK - Bristol - Portwall Place, UK - Cambridge - Wellbrook Court, UK - Cardiff, UK - Chelmsford, UK - Chesterfield, UK - Croydon - Bedford Park, UK - Cumbria Westlakes, UK - Edinburgh - Tanfield, UK - Exeter, UK - Glasgow - 120 Bothwell Street, UK - Leeds, UK - Liverpool, Merchants Court, UK - Londonderry, UK - Manchester - 1 New York Street, UK - Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK - Norwich - Cavell House, UK - Nottingham Regan Way, UK - Oxford - Avalon House, UK - Peterborough - Clarence House, UK - Plymouth - Plumer House, UK - Southampton, UK - St. Albans, UK - Swindon, UK - Warrington - Birchwood Park, UK - York - 16 Toft Green

Clearance Required No

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.