Graduate Mechanical Engineer - Tunnel Ventilation, Buildings - London

About us

Arup is one of the world’s leading building design consultancies with a project portfolio that is second to none.  We design and deliver ground-breaking icons through our work in infrastructure, building design and specialist technical services.

We operate in an environment where collaboration and innovation go hand-in-hand to deliver cutting-edge solutions to problems and world-class projects.

The role
As a Mechanical Engineers Tunnel Ventilation, you’ll help us to deliver effective and professional services for a range of varied and high-profile clients.

You will focus on mechanical design and analysis of tunnels and underground networks including; rapid transit systems, rail, automatic people movers, road tunnels, and cable tunnels. You will also have the opportunity to work on building services projects to gain experience in all aspects of mechanical services.

What you’ll be doing
You will provide support to team members to deliver an effective and professional service to our clients. Due to the multi-disciplinary nature of our design teams, you will have the opportunity to work alongside experts in the following fields: Electrical Engineers, Environmental Services Engineers, Fire Engineers, Acousticians, Tunnelling and Geotechnical Engineers, and Project Managers.

Typical responsibilities may include:

  • Simulation and analysis of the aerodynamics of tunnel and other hydraulic networks
  • Aerodynamic and hydraulic calculations
  • 1D simulation of tunnel networks using the Subway Environment Simulation (SES) and IDA Tunnel software (training will be provided)
  • Tunnel ventilation system design
  • Assisting with the production of drawings, reports and specifications
  • Client and external team liaison

What we look for
We’re looking for graduates with curiosity, personal drive and technical know-how. If you can combine these skills with an understanding of (or willingness to learn about) the Tunnels and Underground Infrastructure sector and a desire to deliver excellent services for clients, we’d like to hear from you.

What we offer
There are infinite possibilities when you join Arup. You’ll receive all the opportunities that come with a challenging, fulfilling career, including:

  • The opportunity to work on some of the world’s greatest projects with technical challenges that will stretch and challenge your skills
  • Training and support towards professional accreditation and career development opportunities
  • A competitive salary and welcome bonus
  • Profit share scheme
  • A comprehensive package, including a flexible benefits fund and a generous pension
  • Opportunities to work on international projects
  • An interesting and varied workload where you’ll make a tangible difference to the world
  • A collaborative, intelligent and friendly team in an excellent working environment
  • Various sports and social activities in all our locations

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