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Intern Engineers - All Locations

Advertiser: Cook CostelloMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
28 May 2019
Location
Canterbury, Christchurch
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Engineering, Civil/Structural Engineering

Intern Engineers - All Locations

Are you a highly motivated and enthusiastic Intern Engineer who is wanting to be a part of an exciting team-oriented environment?

We are looking for new talent to intern in our multi-disciplinary consultancy. We have fantastic projects and opportunities for you to make a significant contribution to the team and the business while working alongside a team of driven engineers. Cook Costello supports undergraduate (third and fourth-year) and post graduate engineering and geology students to intern with the opportunity to gain experience working in a multi-disciplinary environment.

Cook Costello is a New Zealand owned company with more than 40 years experience of providing Civil, Structural and Geotechnical Engineering consultancy services. Operating from Whangarei, Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch we serve both national and international clients.

We want to hear from interns who are wanting to start their careers, eager for mentoring and development while possessing the ability to take responsibility and deliver elements of our projects.  We are keen to find interns who will engage and contribute while bringing enthusiasm and energy.

We believe the best place to learn is on the job, so you can expect to work on real jobs for our clients, right from the start. You will gain invaluable experience that offers you the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the consulting environment and how your studies are applied in the real world.

What you will bring to the table: 

  • Deliver assigned work within budget and timeframes.
  • Act as a key member of our team of engineers and surveyors.
  • Service existing clients with the support of your team.
  • Communicate clearly and effectively. Asking questions will be vital to your success in these the early years of your engineering career.

What we need from you: 

  • A passion and desire to work as an Engineer and progress your career
  • Due to complete at least two years of tertiary study by November 2019
  • Enrolled student when you return from the internship - i.e. returning to continue studying at university/ graduate school in 2020
  • Adaptable, mature, reliable and resilient
  • Excellent communication skills, strong report writing and prior experience with engineering computer software
  • Be able to work accurately and independently while managing your time to meet due dates
  • Ability to work well within a team to support in the delivery projects

What we can offer you:

  • Get a real taste of what it’s like to work in your chosen field of study
  • Earn some money during your holidays (awesome!)
  • Work on real projects in a supportive environment
  • Learn from and partner with experienced professionals and current graduates
  • Start building your professional network
  • Get a feel for whether a graduate position at Cook Costello is right for you
  • Local and national social events!
  • A fun and energetic, friendly culture
  • A positive and empowering work environment
  • Prospects to be involved with a range of projects (residential, commercial, environmental and industrial) and experiences through our different disciplines
  • The opportunity to work in our Christchurch, Wellington, Auckland and Whangarei offices

 At Cook Costello, we offer a supportive team environment with interesting projects and positive community engagement. Our values are measured by what we do, not just in what we say, and we are all accountable. We can tell you all the great things about us and lure you in, but we know it's about actions, not just words.

Apply now!

Our internship programme coincides with university summer break, so students typically start after their exam period in November/December and work through until university resumes in February/March. At the end of your experience, we will give you structured feedback on your performance to support your professional development.

If you would like to be an integral part of a growing, innovative multi-disciplinary firm, join us! Make the leap and apply now with your CV and cover letter outlining your suitability for the role.

If you have any questions or wanting further information, please email us at interns@coco.co.nz.

Please note that you must have a valid New Zealand work visa to be considered for this positio

Are you a highly motivated and enthusiastic Intern Engineer who is wanting to be a part of an exciting team-oriented environment?

We are looking for new talent to intern in our multi-disciplinary consultancy. We have fantastic projects and opportunities for you to make a significant contribution to the team and the business while working alongside a team of driven engineers. Cook Costello supports undergraduate (third and fourth-year) and post graduate engineering and geology students to intern with the opportunity to gain experience working in a multi-disciplinary environment.

Cook Costello is a New Zealand owned company with more than 40 years experience of providing Civil, Structural and Geotechnical Engineering consultancy services. Operating from Whangarei, Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch we serve both national and international clients.

We want to hear from interns who are wanting to start their careers, eager for mentoring and development while possessing the ability to take responsibility and deliver elements of our projects.  We are keen to find interns who will engage and contribute while bringing enthusiasm and energy.

We believe the best place to learn is on the job, so you can expect to work on real jobs for our clients, right from the start. You will gain invaluable experience that offers you the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the consulting environment and how your studies are applied in the real world.

What you will bring to the table: 

  • Deliver assigned work within budget and timeframes.
  • Act as a key member of our team of engineers and surveyors.
  • Service existing clients with the support of your team.
  • Communicate clearly and effectively. Asking questions will be vital to your success in these the early years of your engineering career.

What we need from you: 

  • A passion and desire to work as an Engineer and progress your career
  • Due to complete at least two years of tertiary study by November 2019
  • Enrolled student when you return from the internship - i.e. returning to continue studying at university/ graduate school in 2020
  • Adaptable, mature, reliable and resilient
  • Excellent communication skills, strong report writing and prior experience with engineering computer software
  • Be able to work accurately and independently while managing your time to meet due dates
  • Ability to work well within a team to support in the delivery projects

What we can offer you:

  • Get a real taste of what it’s like to work in your chosen field of study
  • Earn some money during your holidays (awesome!)
  • Work on real projects in a supportive environment
  • Learn from and partner with experienced professionals and current graduates
  • Start building your professional network
  • Get a feel for whether a graduate position at Cook Costello is right for you
  • Local and national social events!
  • A fun and energetic, friendly culture
  • A positive and empowering work environment
  • Prospects to be involved with a range of projects (residential, commercial, environmental and industrial) and experiences through our different disciplines
  • The opportunity to work in our Christchurch, Wellington, Auckland and Whangarei offices

 At Cook Costello, we offer a supportive team environment with interesting projects and positive community engagement. Our values are measured by what we do, not just in what we say, and we are all accountable. We can tell you all the great things about us and lure you in, but we know it's about actions, not just words.

Apply now!

Our internship programme coincides with university summer break, so students typically start after their exam period in November/December and work through until university resumes in February/March. At the end of your experience, we will give you structured feedback on your performance to support your professional development.

If you would like to be an integral part of a growing, innovative multi-disciplinary firm, join us! Make the leap and apply now with your CV and cover letter outlining your suitability for the role.

If you have any questions or wanting further information, please email us at interns@coco.co.nz.

Please note that you must have a valid New Zealand work visa to be considered for this positio

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this role?
  • Do you have a current New Zealand driver's licence?
  • Which location is your first choice to work from?
  • Are you interested in working in any of our other locations? Which ones and in what preference?
  • What areas of Engineer Discipline are you wanting to progress in?

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