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WSP Summer Internship Programme 2020 / 2021

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Auckland, Christchurch, Hamilton, Taupo, Wellington, Dunedin, Nelson, Invercargill, Whangarei, Rotorua, Gisborne, New Plymouth, Napier


Consulting, Engineering, Engineering - Civil/Structural


3 weeks ago

Application Open

14th Sep 2020 08:00am

Application Close

27th Sep 2020 11:55pm

WSP Summer Internships - Apply now!

We are now accepting applications for talented students interested in joining WSP during the Summer. Apply for our Summer Internships here.

Complete your professional work hours with our world-leading consultancy to establish your career with a solid foundation. A WSP Summer Internship provides you the opportunity to connect with our technical experts and strategic advisors, who can impart a wealth of collective experience and knowledge.

To be eligible for an internship, you must be:

  • Ideally completing your second to last year of study before the Summer break
  • Ideally planning to graduate at the end of 2021
  • Finished with all your practical hours (if applicable)
  • Available to work mid-November to mid-February
  • Interested in obtaining a Graduate role with WSP in 2022

What’s in it for you?

  • Real world experience and the opportunity to apply the knowledge you’ve obtained at school
  • Exposure to future-shaping projects both nationally and internationally
  • Gain professional hours (where applicable)
  • Opportunity to secure a Graduate role for 2022
  • Networking with our Graduates, industry professionals, and clients
  • Fantastic social events and various sport/social teams

Who are we looking for?

We need students from a variety of disciplines of study, including engineering, architecture, planning, and science degrees.

How to apply?

It’s simple, just copy and paste this link into your browser, then click ‘Apply’ and complete the online application. Make sure you have an updated CV and your most recent transcript (don’t worry we know you haven’t graduated yet) to upload with your application.

When do applications close?

Applications close 27 September 2020.

We will provide you with next steps regarding the outcome of your application in October after applications have closed.

Where can you work

We are currently recruiting for roles in the following areas:

  • Civil Engineering (Water focus)
    • Locations: Auckland, Christchurch, Hamilton, Taupo, and/or Wellington
  • Civil Engineering (Transportation focus)
    • Locations: Gisborne, Invercargill, New Plymouth, Rotorua, and Whangarei
  • Civil/Digital Engineering (Transportation focus)
    • Locations: Auckland and Hamilton
  • Civil/Structural Engineering (Building/Bridges/Civil Infrastructure)
    • Locations: Christchurch and Dunedin
  • Engineering Geology/Ground Engineering
    • Locations: Auckland, Christchurch, Hamilton, or Wellington
  • Asset Management (Transportation/Bridges)
    • Locations: Auckland and Nelson
  • Asset and Network Performance
    • Locations: Auckland, Christchurch, Hamilton, or Wellington
  • Transportation Planning
    • Locations: Auckland, Christchurch, Hamilton, or Wellington
  • Planning
    • Locations: Invercargill
  • Architecture
    • Locations: Napier

If you want to learn more about our Summer Internships, we encourage you to check out our website.

WSP recognises and values the range of characteristics that make people unique, and do this in an environment that celebrates individual and collective achievement. We believe embracing diversity and inclusion delivers positive experiences for people and clients.

He aha te mea nui o te ao. He tāngata, he tāngata, he tāngata. What is the most important thing in the world? It is people, it is people, it is people.