Summer & Industrial Placements at Mace Ltd

Duration
Internship (1-4 Months) Placement Year (10 Months+)
Application Deadline
Ongoing
Regions
Greater London South East
Town/City
London & Home Counties
Salary
Competitive
Role May Involve
Chemical Engineering Civil Engineering Construction/Trades Mechanical Engineering Surveying

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About Mace

At Mace you have the opportunity to join our adventure and make a positive difference for future generations. Whatever direction you choose - whether you’re a project manager in our health team delivering critical hospital care units, a cost consultant in our education team delivering schools to inspire our future leaders, a construction manager as part of our mixed-use development team delivering iconic stadiums or an engineer working on infrastructure that help get cities moving – we have an opportunity that will bring out a new you!

Projects

We have delivered iconic projects in the UK such as The Shard, the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Heathrow Terminal 5 and the Emirates Airline. Internationally we are delivering projects such as the 1km tall Kingdom Tower in Saudi Arabia and Expo 2020 Dubai.

Summer Placements

10 week summer placements are available for first, second and penultimate year students. You will work on projects that will stretch you throughout your placement and your line manager will give you clear responsibilities to develop your skills and experience. Strong performance on a summer placement can lead to further employment and sponsorship opportunities.

We are currently recruiting for:

  • Construction Management
  • Quantity Surveying – Cost Consultancy
  • Quantity Surveying – Commercial Management

What happens after the programme?

After completing the summer placement, students return to university with a greater understanding of the industry, working life and their specialist field. High achieving students will be offered further opportunities within Mace relevant to their year of study.

Entry Requirements

  • Candidates must be in their first, second or penultimate year studying towards a construction related degree with a predicted grade of a 2.1 or above.
  • 240 UCAS points achieved from 3 A Levels (excluding general studies)
  • Grade C or above for Maths and English GCSE
  • Evidence of having undertaken challenging work experience and/or substantial extra-curricular activity

Industrial Placements

12 month industrial placement opportunities are available to undergraduates looking for a year in industry as part of their sandwich course. On the job learning, training and development and support with achieving chartership are all available during the placement year.

We are currently recruiting for:

  • Construction Management
  • Quantity Surveying – Commercial Management
  • Quantity Surveying – Cost Consultancy
  • Project Management
  • Economic Impact Analyst

What happens after the programme?

If you perform well during your placement year you will be offered a place on Graduate Development Programme subject to achieving a 2.1 at the end of your degree Sponsorship will also be offered in the final year of your degree.

The vast majority of our placement students return to Mace on completion of their degree to complete the graduate development programme. 100% of our industrial placement students are offered a place on the programme.

Entry Requirements

  • Studying a degree in a construction related discipline showing potential to achieve a 2.1 or higher
  • 240 UCAS points achieved from 3 A Levels (excluding general studies)
  • Grade C or above for Maths and English GCSE
  • Evidence of having undertaken challenging work experience and/or substantial extra-curricular activity

How to apply

To apply for this role and to find out more, please click on the apply button below.

Offers are being made on a rolling basis and we will close applications when the vacancies are filled. We would encourage you to apply by early November to be considered for our early interviews and assessment centres which take place before the busy exam period.