Störf og starfsnám

Háskólinn í Reykjavík starfar í nánum tengslum við atvinnulífið. Hér eru birtar auglýsingar frá fyrirtækjum sem óska eftir nemendum HR til starfa í tímabundin verkefni, hlutastörf auk sumar- og framtíðarstarfa.

Fyrirtækjum er velkomið að óska eftir nemendum HR til starfa í tímabundin verkefni, hlutastörf auk sumar- og framtíðarstarfa á starfavef Háskólans í Reykjavík. Vinsamlegast kynnið ykkur hvaða upplýsingar þurfa að fylgja með starfsauglýsingu fyrirtækja hér.

HR í samstarfi við alþjóðlegu starfs-, starfsnáms og starfsþjálfunargáttina HigherEd, sem er viðbót við þau úrræði sem þegar standa nemendum HR til boða. Í HigherEd má finna starfsnám, starfsþjálfun, lærlingsstöður og námsstöður út um allan heim.

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2023 Project Management Graduate – Iceland

Redefine the boundaries of ambition

This is our purpose. This is our promise. This is our legacy.

At Mace, we're global experts in shaping the built environment – helping to lead the way to a more connected, resilient and sustainable world. From development and consultancy to construction and operations, we connect expertise across the entire property lifecycle to help our clients, people, communities and society achieve more than they believe is possible.

Glass ceilings? Smashed.

Mace offers its clients a fully comprehensive project management consultancy service supporting the development and implementation of major transport projects, we provide a flexible and highly bespoke service based on a well-proven formula for delivery.

Regardless of the scale or complexity of a project, we employ and refine our systems and processes to provide control, governance and transparency from inception to completion. In every decision we make, we challenge and work diligently to find the most efficient and cost-effective outcome. As an agile, focused and flexible partner, we adopt a value-driven strategy to define and articulate project objectives, before identifying the most effective means to deliver.

The opportunity

As a Graduate in Project Management in the Aviation sector, you will work on complex Aviation programmes working closely with clients and consultants through key stages of the construction lifecycle. You will gain exposure to both consultancy and construction delivery. 

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Working with clients to establish their needs
  • Being involved in the preparation of tender documents
  • Contributing to the project execution plan, including the logistics planning and scheduling
  • Working closely with the design team from concept to delivery of contractor documentation
  • Providing support ensuring that technical standards are being applied through critical examination of contractors design submissions throughout the project lifecycle
  • Working closely with the project team and cost managers to ensure all strategies implemented work effectively and efficiently
  • Monitoring project progress in line with KPIs, cost and programme and preparing progress reports to update relevant parties
  • Monitoring and reporting on budgets and cash flow
  • Monitoring any potential risks to the project and looking for mitigations where possible
  • Monitoring and reviewing of health and safety practices
  • Contribute to successful railway system integration through involvement of relevant disciplines and parties.
  • Monitoring the quality of works completed on site and helping to deal with any issues that need resolving

Your work base will be flexible and could be in one of Mace offices or at a client's office or facility. You will gain exposure to all aspects of project delivery from concept design, through to construction, commissioning, validation handover and into operation.

The start date for this programme is September 2023.

Professional qualifications and membership

We'll also support you in gaining chartered membership with either the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) or the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), depending on your degree.

About you

We're looking for ambitious people who want to make a difference in the world. Proactive people who aren't afraid of barriers, innovate and have a genuine passion for service excellence. And those who embody the same values, behaviours and competencies as us to proudly move our industry forward:

  • Values – safety first, client focus, create opportunity, and integrity
  • Behaviours – curious, collaborators, contributors, and champions
  • Competencies – build effective teams, embrace change, solve problems, and build trusted relationships

You'll also need at least five GCSEs (or equivalent) at grade 4/C or above, including Maths and English, and a bachelor's degree in any subject.

What's in it for you

At Mace, we see every challenge as an opportunity to dream bigger and bring ambitions to life. When you start your journey with us, you'll get structured on-the-job training and real responsibility, right from the get-go. With support from industry-leading colleagues and a wealth of exposure to the variety of services we offer our clients, we'll invest in you and your future. No holding back.

As well as benefiting from our development programme, we offer:

  • Competitive salary + professional membership
  • 22 days annual leave + Icelandic public holidays
  • 2 additional ‘Mace Days' off
  • Entitlement to Christmas and Holiday bonuses as provided for in the collective agreement between SA and VFÍ.
  • One volunteering day a year
  • The Employee shall pay 4% of salary into a pension fund selected by the Employee. The Company shall in addition pay a contribution as mandatory by law (currently 11,5%) into the same pension fund.
  • Accident insurance for employees (ÍSL: “slysatrygging launþega”)
  • Whilst in Iceland, Mace will arrange for a lease car to be made available for you and we will pay all lease charges. You will not have exclusive use of the car, however, and we expect that, if required, you may have to share this car on occasion. The vehicle cannot be used for commercial purposes.

Our ways of working

At Mace, we believe agile working plays an important part in creating an inclusive work culture and maintaining a diverse and productive workforce, and we're committed to giving people more choices about how and where they work through our agile working policy.

The amount of time you'll need to spend in the office, at project locations, client sites or other locations will depend on your role, with the recognition that working around other people will be key to your development and an invaluable way for you to get to know our business and your colleagues. Our programmes take a hybrid approach of remote and in-person learning, with some roles involving more travel to client sites than others.

A world of opportunity

Here at Mace, you have the power to create a long-lasting and diverse career. From London to Hong Kong, New York to Nairobi, we work with clients around the world to shape cities and build sustainable communities that meet the needs of the future.

Upon completion of our graduate or apprenticeship programme, using our internal Global Opportunities Portal, you can uncover and apply for your next adventure. Whether you're looking to travel the world, or step into a new sector, there's plenty of opportunity for you to explore.

Equality, diversity and inclusion

Our culture respects equality, values diversity and encourages individuality – accepting and appreciating all views and beliefs and providing an environment for ideas to come alive. We welcome everyone who shares the Mace values, regardless of background, culture, disability, ethnicity, gender identity or sexual orientation.

Drawing on a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, experience and expertise to challenge convention is our strength. It's the reason why we continue to grow and it's the secret to how we've built some of the world's most renowned buildings.

Should you need to discuss any reasonable adjustments or require guidance about our recruitment process, please contact emerging.talent@macegroup.com to speak to a member of our team. You can read our diversity and inclusion strategy here.

Help us shape the world of tomorrow

If you'd like to develop a rewarding career and be part of helping our clients, people, communities and society achieve more than they believe is possible, apply today via the link below. We recruit on a rolling basis, so the earlier you apply, the stronger chance you'll have.