Looking for a new role in electrical engineering? Now is the time to look at Atkins. Find out what makes our careers different.
Our electrical engineers power our future. They deliver a complete electrical engineering service across every aspect of design and delivery. At Atkins we take on the most technically challenging projects. And we offer a world of opportunities from assessing risks and advising on asset management to designing, installing and improving the performance of electrical systems.
Join us and you could play a lead role in tendering, procurement and the delivery of critical projects at nuclear power stations. You could help to survey and maximise the performance of electrical distribution systems at wastewater plants. You could develop lighting and power systems for buildings of all shapes and sizes. Or you could electrify rail lines, upgrade stations or look at everything from CCTV and passenger information to track-to-train communications.
There’s so much more to being an electrical engineer at Atkins than first meets the eye. You’ll collaborate on a variety of projects. You’ll continually innovate and broaden your skills. And you’ll help us to lead from the front in an environment where you’ll never stand still.
There’s very much a one Atkins approach to working on any project - whether that’s a school, an airport, a railway station, a power station, or a hotel.
There’s a lot of encouragement to work with other sectors and divisions, as elsewhere in the company there are other specialisms that we need on our project.
We invest in our people because you drive the growth and success of our business. Not only do we provide great training, we’ll empower you to develop your skills and really take your career places. So, we’ll be able to achieve some great things together and have some great stories to tell. Our culture is all about being fair, equal and helping each other to improve and advance. We’re passionate about your safety. We’ll reward your contribution. And we offer many flexible working options, so you can focus on the things that matter outside of work too.
Our way of working
As one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies, we’ve a responsibility to help move the world forward, one step at a time. We want to make a better quality of life possible. So, we’ve developed market-leading technologies and processes that will help you to quickly plan
and deliver projects that will exceed the expectations of your customers.
Our career paths
At Atkins we recognise that you are unique and that the journey you take during your career with us will be personal to you. We have four overarching career paths that describe the options available: technical, project management, business management and business development. As your career develops you may work across one or more of these, or perhaps a blend of each. We actively encourage our people to work across different sectors (e.g. roads, rail, utilities, defence, aerospace, the built environment) or in different locations in order to broaden their skills, expertise and insight.