Transportation Planning Intern - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee   contract

Greenwood Village
United States

United States of America - Colorado, Greenwood Village

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Transportation Planning Intern to be based in Greenwood Village, Colorado.

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.

This position is expected to begin in July 2020.

This position will involve planning and project development activities for transportation projects under supervision under a senior staff.

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

  • Supports planning studies and reports for new and updated plans and programs.

  • Collects a variety of statistical data and prepares reports and maps on topics, such as census information, land use, roadway network, crash records, and asset inventories.

  • Utilizes Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to analyze data and prepare detailed maps for use in reports.

  • Conducts concept level evaluation of transportation improvement options.

  • Documents and presents findings on transportation planning projects.

  • Researches current transportation related topics at local, State, and Federal levels.

  • Researches project options and documents findings

  • Assists with other duties assigned by senior staff and/or Project Managers.

Minimum Requirements

  • Candidate must be currently pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Urban Planning with an interest in Transportation or other related fields.

  • Must have completed two years of study in the applicable program.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Technical writing

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • Proficiency with Geographic Information Systems, including ArcMap and ArcGIS Online

  • Basic knowledge of transportation planning topics

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 Planning

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Intern / Student

Requisition/Vacancy No. 238186BR

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.