Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, is a leading global consultancy with over 80 years' design and engineering expertise. With us, you'll join a team of people who ask questions, who dare to see things in a different way and want to build a better world. We're driven to discovering new ways to answer the world's biggest challenges, to help clients bring complex projects to life and ultimately make a real difference to people's lives globally.

We have over 18,000 employees worldwide and offices across the UK, Europe, the Middle East, North America and Asia Pacific. Our work covers a variety of sectors including transportation, water, defence, energy, aerospace and infrastructure, and we're proud to work with major global clients such as the UK Ministry of Defence, Heathrow Airport and High Speed 2.

SNC-Lavalin are a fully integrated professional services and project management company. Together, Atkins and SNC-Lavalin create one of the largest global engineering and project management consultancies in the world, with approximately 50,000 employees, operating across 50 countries. With Atkins, you'll be in great company.


Achieving the impossible is possible with a career in engineering - from developing driverless cars to shaping the world around us, and finding cleaner ways to power the world. With our Apprenticeship Programme, you’ll have access to a wealth of experience and training opportunities during your apprenticeship and beyond. As well as a competitive salary, we offer a range of holistic benefits which we call ‘Total Reward’. It combines financial rewards, flexible benefits, learning & development, and can be tailored to meet your changing career and personal needs as you progress with us.

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How do I apply?

If you’re itching to start your Atkins apprenticeship application, click the button below to pick an Atkins apprenticeship and apply now:

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If you're currently at university, spending time on a placement or internship with us will help you get a better understanding of the areas that inspire you the most. You’ll be able to develop your technical skills and gain valuable experience to add to your CV. You’ll also be making important contacts in the industry and if you do well and like what we do, you’ll be able to fast track through part of the graduate recruitment process later on. In fact, this would be the ideal starting point for a graduate career with us.

Summer placements

Available for all degree years, typically lasting at least 8 weeks - just enough time to give you an insight into working life and life inside Atkins.

Industrial placements

These longer placements are for students who are able to take a year out and work with an employer. They typically last 12 months and give you the opportunity to immerse yourself in life at Atkins.

Get a head start in your career, consider a placement at Atkins. Watch our video to understand the benefits of completing a placement with us.


Learn more at the Atkins Hub.

How do I apply?

If you’re itching to start your Atkins internship application, click the button below to pick an Atkins internship and apply now:

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Be part of a team who ask questions, see things differently and never settle for what's come before. Whether you're looking to support your degree with work experience, or wanting to start an amazing career, Atkins can offer unrivalled industry exposure. From day one, you'll work on exciting complex projects for major clients where you can make a real difference to the lives of people around the world.

The Graduate Development Programme is a three-year framework, designed to help you develop the skills and knowledge you need to progress your early career and work towards a professional qualification. The programme features a series of signature events, core training modules, professional development, mentoring and on-the-job experience.

 Learn more at the Atkins Hub.

How do I apply?

If you’re itching to start your Atkins graduate application, click the button below to pick an Atkins graduate programme and apply now:

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