We are now accepting applications for our Summer Internships! Apply here.

Applications close 27 September 2020.

At WSP, we love harnessing ideas, sharing insights, and achieving success. As a Summer Intern, you’ll gain access to our future-shaping projects, global experts, and inclusive culture.

Complete your professional work hours with our world-leading consultancy to establish your career with a solid foundation. Our Summer Internships provide you the opportunity to connect with our technical experts and strategic advisors, who can impart a wealth of collective experience and knowledge.

Summer Intern Brochure

A helpful guide about WSP's Summer Internships

Download Summer Intern Brochure

Summer Intern Eligibility

Find out the Summer Internship requirements.

Download Intern Eligibility Criteria

Applications Are Now Open

We are now accepting applications for our Summer Internships.

Apply Today For a Summer Internship





Frequently Asked Questions


Q: How do I apply for a Summer Internship at WSP?
A: Our 2020-2021 Summer Internship applications are now open. You can apply here You will need a current copy of your CV and your most recent transcripts (don’t worry, we know you haven’t graduated yet).

Q: When do applications close?
A: Applications close 27 September 2020


Q: When degree disciplines do you recruit?
A: We consider Bachelor’s degree students studying in their penultimate year from a variety of academic backgrounds, including:
  • Acoustics
  • Archaeology
  • Architecture
  • Asset Management
  • Civil Engineering
  • Ecology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Geology
  • Engineering Science
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Planning
  • Fire Engineering
  • Geography
  • Geo-technical Engineering
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Natural Resources Engineering
  • Planning
  • Project Management
  • Resource/Environmental Planning
  • Science Structural Engineering
  • Surveying
  • Transport Planning
  • Urban Planning









  • Q: Where can I work?

    A: We have 40 offices across New Zealand. In addition to our main centres of Auckland, Christchurch, Hamilton and Wellington, we have regional businesses across New Zealand. We have a network of 25 offices and 10 laboratories from Whangarei down to Invercargil. We try to accommodate the preferences of individual applicants. However, because of the volume of applications, it is not always possible to offer you your first choice. The more flexible you can be regarding location, the more opportunities will be open to you.

    Q: When will I start working?
    A: Our Summer Internships typically start once exams have finished in mid-November. Roles carry on through the Summer break, usually concluding in mid-February. There is some flexibility on start and end dates if required, so please be sure to specify your availability in your application.


    Q: What salary does WSP offer?
    A: We offer a competitive salary, which varies slightly depending on your year of study. 


    Q: What if I have already graduated?
    A: Please view our current vacancies for other opportunities outside of our Summer Internships that are better suited to your skills, experience and interest