Winter Internship Paid Programme

22 Degrees’ paid internship programme offers a unique introduction to consulting engineering. Targeted at students interested in the built environment and ideally in their final year of study, it will run in the inter-semester break.


The paid programme will be held in our Ponsonby office four days a week for three weeks. This will provide approximately 100 engineering experience hours per intern within this period.

Contents will include:

  • Introduction to building services
  • Introduction to sustainable design, reporting & safety in design
  • Site visits to construction site/s
  • Introduction to Ventilation & Building Energy Systems (mechanical focus)
  • Introduction to Power, Security & Lighting Systems (electrical focus)
  • Introduction to 3D modelling and BIM.
  • Hands-on project work

Future Opportunities

Interns may be offered a Summer Internship opportunity or invited to join our Graduate programme.  


22 Degrees is a multiservice building services consulting firm developing designs and providing expert advice on systems and sustainability. Established in 2000 we work on projects in New Zealand and the Pacific. We are highly regarded as a learning hub offering extensive professional development programmes.   

Selection Criteria

Suitable studies include engineering (particularly mechanical & electrical), construction, architectural engineering, and mechatronics. Students should ideally be in the final or penultimate year of their degree.


Applications open on March 14 and close on April 24th. Download Information Sheet PDF

Candidates should provide the following:

  1. CV
  2. Academic Transcript
  3. Cover letter/email briefly outlining why you are interested in our internship and your thoughts on what the future holds for construction.  
  4. OPTIONAL (but highly recommended) A one-minute (approx.) video covering three things you have learned so far in your studies and what advice you would give your Y 12 self if you could go back in time.

Address your letter to Jennifer Austin Mannes

Email your application to

Enjoy your experience!