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Kickstart your career with first-hand experience as an Arcadis intern

Kickstart your career with first-hand experience as an Arcadis intern

Spending time working at Arcadis prior to graduating is a brilliant way to kickstart your career and get first-hand experience of life at Arcadis.

Not only will you get to work alongside skilled professionals, but you’ll have the opportunity to contribute to real projects and get hands-on experience whilst earning a salary.

You will also be given the opportunity to join Arcadis' Graduate GROW programme after successful completion of your degree (subject to performance and availability).

Those looking to join Arcadis as an undergraduate have two options: Internships (6-10 week summer placements) or Work Placements (10-12 month industrial placements).

Arcadis undergraduate opportunities

Arcadis offers 10-12-month work placements and 6–10 week summer internships across multiple disciplines such as: Engineering, Project Management, Cost Consulting, Data Science, Environmental Specialists.

Whichever route you chose, you’ll have the opportunity to improve quality of life. Whether you’re helping Arcadis clients to get value for money and bold, digitally enabled solutions; working on building smart infrastructural solutions; supporting on organising the creation of large, complex and iconic programs of work; or supporting on projects concerned with protecting the environment and water resources.

You’ll have the opportunity to enrich lives and enable communities to thrive. During your placement you will earn a salary and Arcadis will provide you with the experience you require to support and finalise your studies. You’ll benefit from on-the-job training, mentoring, and the assistance you need to develop and succeed.

Application opening dates

  • Work Placements: Arcadis has one intake every year and open for applications in October, for start dates between July to September.
  • Internships: Arcadis only has one intake every year and open for applications in October, for start dates in June/July.

Arcadis recommends early applications as the company reviews on a first come first serve basis

Application Process

  • Step one, apply online: You’ll apply for your chosen programme online through our website. ​​​You’ll be required to submit an up-to-date CV and covering letter.
  • Step two, online behavioural assessment: You’ll complete a series of tasks across various levels in an interactive assessment that will capture how you respond to challenges, approach problems, deal with ambiguity, and manage uncertainty.
  • Step three, interview: The final interview is made up of two parts. Firstly, we will assess your competencies, behaviours, and suitability for the position. Part 2 focuses on our industry and Arcadis.

Join the ambitious, enthusiastic interns at Arcadis

Get your career off to the perfect head start. Ongoing professional development and coaching means Arcadis interns constantly grow, develop and participate in programs designed to take their careers to new heights.

Learn more about internships at Arcadis.

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