Jacobs Intern - Transport Planning in Wokingham, United Kingdom

Intern - Transport Planning


At Jacobs, our focus on building long-term client relationships has helped us become one of the largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional and construction services, including all aspects of architecture, engineering and construction, operations and maintenance, as well as scientific and specialty consulting. Around the world we serve a broad range of companies and organisations, including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

Jacobs across the UK is committed to early careers and in 2018 is launching a new internship programme in several of its offices. This new programme in its year of launch is aimed towards undergraduates who are either approaching their final year of study or have completed a principal degree and have a gap before starting a postgraduate course.

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We currently have an opportunity for an Intern within our Transport Planning team based in Winnersh. The successful person will become part of a respected and ambitious company with excellent career prospects and international opportunities.

As an Intern you will be working on a variety of project types, sizes and complexities. Responsibilities will include:

  • Report writing

  • Data collection and preparation

  • Data analysis (traffic counts, collisions, trip rates, planning applications etc.)

  • Generating maps using GIS software to support transport planning projects

  • Use of computer-assisted transport modelling software such as SATURN and VISUM

  • Providing support to team members as needed


Essential Criteria:

  • A passion and enthusiasm for Transport Planning/Transport Modelling

  • Excellent analytical and technical skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Able to produce well-presented reports

  • Committed to work and capable of managing own tasks and meeting deadlines

  • Self-motivated and able to work as part of a team

  • Good IT skills

Desired Criteria:

  • Proficient with use of Microsoft Excel

  • Experience of GIS software

You will join us in the summer period and join our community of interns under our programme called Jacobs Campus. This new programme will allow you to work with a mentor who will work with you in identifying areas of learning so that when you leave you have a portfolio of learning experiences to make reference to. There will also be opportunities to network through your community and other networks across Jacobs in various experiences that will be on offer.

Jacobs is a diverse organisation and we would particularly welcome applications that meet our general aspirations as a recognised inclusive and diverse employer.

Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.

JACOBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer who is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.

Primary Location United Kingdom-United Kingdom Countrywide-Wokingham

Req ID: BIA000027