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Graduate Mechanical Engineer - Available 2020


Graduate Mechanical Engineer - Available 2020

Start Here, Go Anywhere! Are you looking for an opportunity to shape a better world?

During your career at Arup, you'll have the chance to engage in a fulfilling career and work with some of the most highly respected engineers and specialists in the world. You'll also get the opportunity to work on exciting and significant projects, delivering quality work that has a positive and lasting influence on the community and the environment.

Responsibilities of this specific role will include, but not be limited to the following:

• Design of Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) services within the built environment
• Heating and cooling load analyses for the purposes of system sizing
• Air side and water side calculations for designing building systems
• Report writing: writing summaries of the calculation methodologies employed
• Giving structure to your own ideas - lots of “taking a first pass” at spreadsheets, reports and analyses for discussion later rather than instruction
• Attending meetings and learning from listening, asking questions and discussion
• Working with people from other disciplines and/or vendors to gain knowledge on new subjects.



• Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical or Architectural Engineering
• 3.0 GPA or higher
• Coursework in HVAC design or heat transfer, Fluids and thermodynamics
• Internship experience in engineering-related firm

• Must not require sponsorship, now or in the future to be considered for this role


• Master's Degree in Mechanical or Architectural Engineering
• EIT/ FE certification
• Membership in ASHRAE or ASME
• Course in sustainability, Energy/thermal modeling skills, AutoCAD drafting skills
• Internship with HVAC emphasis

Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world's most prominent projects across our industry. We offer a broad range of professional services to clients around the world that combine to make a real difference to our clients and the communities in which we work.

Notable Projects

• Poetry Foundation
• WW Grainger Headquarters
• Lycee Francais de Chicago
• University of Chicago Laboratory School Renovations


Upon joining Arup your journey is likely to be varied and rewarding, giving you the opportunity to make a positive difference in the world. Outlined below are a few of the benefits Arup has to offer you as a FT employee of the firm:

• Global Profit Share - paid out bi-annually
• Personal Health Insurance
• 401(k) - with a dollar for dollar company match up to 10%
• Paid Time Off (PTO)
• Tuition reimbursement
• Professional Membership and Certification reimbursement
• Short Term and Long Term Assignment Career Opportunities around the Globe

Arup is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment where our people are encouraged to thrive.

Job Number: CHI000030
Category: Mechanical Engineering
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Date Posted: None