🚀 Internship

• Starts Jun 18

2023 Student Internship (UK) - Project Controls Engineer

🚀 Summer Internship


Rolling basis


  • Our 10-week Energy Internship Scheme will commence Monday 19th June 2023 based in our Park Royal, London office where you will support our day-to-day operations. During your internship you will see how our business works and take on tasks that will give you valuable experience – all while having a real impact on our organisation. 

The successful candidate will support areas such as:

  • cost estimating, analysis, and control activities
  • schedule development, maintenance, reporting and monitoring activities

Duties encompass a variety of tasks but remain within parameters established by the procedure or process being supported.

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Area of Responsibilities



The following duties are common across disciplines within the Project Controls function:

  • Collects or receives, as directed, drawings and other scope definition documentation that applies to assigned discipline or commodity specialty and verifies adequacy and completeness
  • Performs, as directed, routine quantity take-offs, within discipline or commodity specialty, from engineering and construction drawings
  • Collects and tabulates quantity data for summary comparisons and reconciliations, or verifies quantities provided by others
  • Prepares and presents cost/schedule information at meetings, as directed

The following duties are performed with respect to Cost Engineering and Estimating:

  • Applies unit rates (cost and job hour) to quantities and performs extensions for total cost estimates, as assigned within a discipline or commodity specialty
  • Assembles and compiles estimate data and prepares designated portions of budgets, as directed
  • Performs routine assigned tasks related to preparation and application of cost monitoring and control standards, techniques, programs, and reports
  • Assists in collecting and classifying cost data, as directed
  • Assists in analysing cost data, as directed

The following duties are performed with respect to Scheduling:

  • Assists in identifying the scope associated with schedule activities, as directed
  • Gathers appropriate information that defines general work requirements for a performing organization and unit
  • Prepares broad activity logic and any required interfaces between activities on schedules
  • Prepares durations for schedule activities within a discipline or specialty, as directed
  • Gathers and organises appropriate quantity and workforce information for an assigned discipline or specialty
  • Assists in routine quantity/workforce loading in support of discipline or specialty work logic
  • Identifies information needs from other disciplines to support activities for an assigned discipline or specialty
  • Traces critical-path events or activities, as directed
  • Performs routine assigned tasks related to preparation and application of schedule update and monitoring activities
  • Reports schedule deviations on assigned tasks related to a discipline or specialty
  • Gathers information to support specific schedule studies, as directed
  • Gathers schedule workforce and quantity data for updating and providing current actual information (status) for discipline or specialty progress and performance reports, as directed
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  • Applicants must be in their penultimate year of study and available to work 10 consecutive weeks from Monday 19th June 2023
  • Eligible to work and remain in the UK without a visa or sponsorship, now or in the future
  • Currently enrolled on an accredited degree program in an Engineering discipline, for example: Construction Engineering Management, Construction Management, Project Management, Commercial Management, Quantity Surveying or related Business degree
  • Basic understanding of technical processes, interpretation of engineering drawings, and project management practices associated with engineering and construction projects
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Demonstrated levels of initiative and engagement via positions of leadership in academic, sports and/or extracurricular activities
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