Located in Blythe Valley Park, Arup’s West Midlands office has employed 17 new graduates in its 2012 scheme, while nationally the firm has taken on 139 individuals across its buildings, infrastructure and consulting practices.
Des Correia, Midlands Regional Leader, said: “The way that students approach finding work has really changed over the last few years and the demand for places on our graduate programme has been exceptional this year.
“We are delighted to be welcoming the new recruits and look forward to the wealth of new ideas, strength and creativity they will bring to the team. These individuals have an opportunity to develop a long and successful career representing the next generation of professionals in the region.”
Arup is an internationally renowned multi-disciplinary global design and business consulting firm employing about 5,000 people in the UK and over 10,000 in total worldwide.