Green Skills with Jacobs - virtual insight day

Jacobs

Available Between
28
Apr
2021
28
Apr
2021

Come and join Jacobs, an international engineering company that offers design, construction, consulting and maintenance services for clients in a diverse range of industries, including energy, infrastructure, mobility, and cybersecurity to find out about the environmental and sustainability work that we do and the Green Skills we look for in our organisation.

You’ll hear from professionals in the field of Environmental Impact Assessment, Sustainable Urban Design, Transport planning and Environmental Consultancy. They will tell you what they do and their career journeys.

This opportunity would suit anyone who has a keen interest in environmental engineering and an aptitude for STEM subjects and thinking about a career that looks after our planet.

Placement Notes

Please note that this programme is primarily focussed on the various Green Disciplines within Jacobs and the work they do to help tackle global environmental and climate change problems. This programme will help you understand the different Green Skills in the industry, career opportunities and the career paths to each discipline. If you have previously attended an event with Jacobs, then you may have heard some parts of the day before.

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

Understanding more about the sector
Communication Skills
Problem solving
Professional Etiquette
Time management
IT skills
Team work

Great For Students Who Are:

Hard Working
Interested in learning industry basics
Polite
Inquisitive
Willing to learn
Professional
Interested in problem solving

Candidate Questions

Below are a number of questions which you will need to answer to apply for this opportunity.
1
Why are you interested in learning about green skills?

2
What do you think is the biggest threat to our environment, and what might be the solutions?

3
What, if anything, do you know about Jacobs?