Environmental/Civil Engineering Co-op/Intern - Military veterans preferred

2020-02-04
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee   contract


Newark - De
Delaware
United States

United States of America - Delaware, Newark - DE

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Environmental/Civil Engineering Co-op/Intern for employment in the Newark. DE office. AECOM is searching for candidates that has the ability to be a role model, be client-focused, be impactful and be decisive.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

Depending on the student's interests, skills, and project opportunities, the Co-op/Intern could work in one or a combination of the following areas under the direct supervision of an experienced engineer:

  • Site Investigation and remediation

  • Industrial and municipal water and wastewater treatment systems

  • Water resources and storm water management

  • Regulatory analysis and compliance assessment

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Collect and analyze field data

  • Perform preliminary engineering and scientific calculations

  • Prepare basic data for drafting permit applications

  • Prepare project drawings and visual aids

  • Perform technical research and utilize computers in developing solutions to engineering assignments, including standard spreadsheet-based models

About our internships:

  • Internships are designed to introduce and build essential, hands on skills that differ from those attained in the academic arena and help to enhance the transition from student to professional.

  • Interns are assigned duties that will provide a broad, well-rounded learning experience within their field of study

  • Intern 2 – completion of second year of qualified study

Minimum Requirements

  • AA/AS (US) + 1 YORE or Diploma/Certification (Canada) + 1 YORE

Preferred Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled as a junior or senior at an accredited university with a Science or Engineering (Civil, Environmental, Chemical, or Mechanical) major

  • Must be capable of working with standard spreadsheet, word processing, and office software

  • Must have excellent problem solving and computer skills

  • Ability to generate well-written, technically sound reports and communications

  • A valid driver's license to enable travel to project field locations

  • OSHA HAZWOPER 1910.120 certification may provide opportunities for additional work assignments

  • Candidate should be able to work a 5-day weekly schedule through the summer months

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Engineering Design

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Intern / Student

Requisition/Vacancy No. 232929BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.