Application close: 4 August 2017
Internship Commencement: 21-Aug-2017
Contract Type: 6 months
Contract Hours: Full Time
Remuneration/ Pay rate: $22/hour
The Sustainability team within WSP is globally synonymous for prolific creativity and innovation. We have dedicated Sustainability teams established in some of the world's most progressive marketplaces for sustainable buildings and infrastructure.
We deliver high performance design and sustainable urban infrastructure solutions within the built environment - responding to regulatory drivers (e.g. Section J, NatHERS/BASIX, SEPP 65/RFDC, etc.) and voluntary green building/infrastructure certification needs (e.g. Green Star, LEED and IS rating tools), and offering design and client advisory services.
Our team incorporates best practice green design into all its projects. We influence strategic decisions for the design of buildings and precincts, infrastructure delivery, and organisational outcomes. We aim to grow our team with individuals from a diverse range of backgrounds as we believe that this will offer a selection of talents, skills and experiences which benefits our team through creativity, greater innovation and the offer of a range or perspectives and ideas.
Through our internship program, we offer an opportunity to experience built environment sustainability services in a project delivery context.
As an intern at WSP you can expect to receive:
Internships are full time – 8:30am to 5:00pm Mon-Fri.
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Please email your CV, including your contact details to the nominated administrative contact – Sean Holmes (Sean.Holmes@wsp.com). Please provide only a 2-page CV in pdf format.
The 1st page of your CV should be a cover letter. Our interns should be able to demonstrate a reasonable understanding of what services WSP and its Sustainability team provide to the built environment market. The expectation is that you, the candidate, clearly outline in your 1-page cover letter how you believe your skills and career objectives would mesh with and support our services offering. This allows us to determine whether you would be a good fit for the team.
The Sustainability team comprises of young and dynamic consultants, and we’re looking for interns that are passionate about sustainable design. We’re looking for you, the candidate, to express this passion within the 1-page cover letter.
Critically, we’re also looking at grammar and the level of your written skills. Our service offering is reporting intensive and our expectation is that our interns are extremely well written.
The 2nd page of your CV should only briefly highlight education and any relevant work experience.
We will undertake a shortlisting and interview process.
Contact: Sean Holmes
Phone: (02) 8907 0947
Level 27, 680 George Street
Sydney NSW 2000
GPO Box 5394
Sydney NSW 2001
Tel: +61 2 9272 5100
Fax: +61 2 9272 5101