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Urban Planning Intern (Various US Locations)


Urban Planning Intern Positions available in 2017

At Arup, our innovative spirit compels us to express our ingenuity in unique ways — engineering, planning, designing, and consulting on many of the most renowned projects in the built environment. We aim to deliver technical excellence, innovation, and value to clients, while maintaining our core mission of shaping a better world. The firm opened its first office over 70 years ago and now employs 13,000 people globally. Since its founding in 1946, members of Arup have developed transformative ways of working. 

Adapting to the ever changing environment, our work is focused on ambitiously reimagining a sustainable and resilient future for cities. Arup is rising to these new challenges: by bringing together broad-minded individuals from a wide range of disciplines, investing in research, innovating and creating better solutions for clients and the wider world.

Arup is currently seeking Urban Planning Interns for 2017. As an Urban Planning Intern, you will take part in the following kinds of activities:

• Assisting senior staff on a variety of projects such as urban design, transportation planning, traffic engineering and system design.
• Coordinating with multiple disciplines and working in conjunction with project managers to help complete assigned tasks
• Writing reports for internal and external purposes based on findings
• Presenting technical material in traditional and innovative ways for review by technical and non-technical audiences
• Understanding trends and best practices in the urban planning industry
• Participating in local Professional Associations


• Be currently pursing Transportation Planning or related field.  Currently pursing Master's preferred.
• Significant thesis, class project or studio work related to urban transportation planning, transportation engineering analysis, and/or transportation land use interface 

• Minimum 3.0 GPA
• Have the ability to work under pressure, prioritize effectively, manage deadlines and exceptional organization skills required for our rapidly changing environment
• Have strong interpersonal and communication skills essential for team-based working
• Have presentation skills with colleagues and clients of all levels

Arup is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Job Number: UNI00003A
Category: Urban Designer
United States

Date Posted: Sept. 13, 2016
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