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Engineering Intern

Edinburgh Airport

Location: Edinburgh

Job Type: Full time


About the team
The Engineering team look after all assets from simple machinery to our 2560m runway and all infrastructure on and off Edinburgh Airports extensive campus. Our policy is to provide our passengers and stakeholders with an efficient, safe, and compliant service which ensures they receive the best airport experience. We are committed to continual improvement and by carrying out internal audits and management reviews we monitor, measure and establish new processes appropriate to improving our service to passengers and stakeholders.
Before making your application, please make sure you check out our FAQs section, which includes useful information about our criteria and recruitment process.
What you'll be doing
  • Learn about the airport, its operations, and the vital role Engineering plays in sustaining smooth and safe operations across the campus.
  • Support the Energy Optimisation Manager with projects including car charging and our on-site solar farm
  • Conducting and presenting continuous improvement projects to propose solutions to data availability, collection, collation, and processes specifically around utilities metering/consumption and maintenance task efficiencies.
  • Analysis of internal communications methods, content, and rollout of improvements
What we're looking for
  • Team player: you will work well with others and demonstrate excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Problem solver: you will enjoy finding solutions and presenting them in clear and effective manner.
  • A keen interest in energy and energy saving technologies.
What we'll offer you
  • Full training and support will be provided
  • Exposure to behind-the-scenes airport operations and insight into how it runs day-to-day
  • Networking opportunities with other interns on campus, Leadership and Executive teams
  • Free on-site car parking (for both when you are working and when you go on holiday)
  • Discounted shopping in the various retail and catering outlets within the Terminal
  • Access to EAL Rewards, our benefits platform for discounts with high street names, gyms, cinemas, fuel and supermarkets

Why EDI?

We are Edinburgh Airport, where Scotland meets the world. The success of the airport comes down to our people, and you can help us deliver even more big days for our passengers and colleagues. The development of your career is important to us, and we’ll support and encourage this every step of the way. As a business we’re driven by our values – they’re at the core of our culture and everything we do. We’re looking for people who will demonstrate these values day-in, day-out. So if this sounds like you, apply now and get ready for your career to take off.

Building a diverse workforce that is inclusive and accessible to all is a priority for our business. As part of this journey, we are proud to be the first UK airport to be endorsed by WORK180. They only recognise great employers for all women. Find out about our policies on our WORK180 employer page.

As a Disability Confident Leader, we are committed to ensuring applicants with a disability can participate fully in our recruitment process. Please let us know in your application form if you require any adjustments, such as parking arrangements or alternative methods of communication.

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