East Coast Project Management Intern - Military veterans preferred

2021-09-10
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee   contract


New York City
New York
United States

United States of America - New York, New York City

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a part-time Project Management Intern to support the East Coast Energy Team.

This position is expected to begin in June of 2022 and will last at least through the summer with potential to go on longer.

This position will support our growing Energy Business Line. For this role, AECOM offers the freedom and flexibility to work remotely and/or be located at a variety of Energy offices in multiple locations across the United States through our Freedom to Grow program. AECOM’s Freedom to Grow program gives employees and managers more flexibility in determining both working schedules and work locations. Our Freedom to Grow program maximizes employee wellbeing and improves our sustainability goals while still delivering the best solutions to our clients. We are challenging the status quo and strengthening gender equity and inclusion in the workplace through a culture and balance that works for both you and AECOM.

About AECOM

At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies – 2014-2020

  • #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record's 2019 “Top 500 Design Firms” and #1 2019 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

  • Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019

About DCS—Environment

With world class technical expertise, leading edge technology and innovative project delivery capability around the world, AECOM’s global environmental practice helps industry and government meet their business goals – to achieve compliance, reduce or eliminate risks and manage impacts. We provide advisory and technical services to help clients cleanup and close contaminated sites and surplus operational facilities and restore them for reuse, plan and permit new facilities, address critical climate change issues, restore habitats and water quality, protect natural and cultural resources, maintain compliance, and cost effectively manage residuals and wastes.

The responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Work directly with the East region senior management team, assisting the Deputy Project Managers and Project Managers

  • Create and manage spreadsheets and databases, including company project management software systems

  • Create reports and presentations in both Excel and PowerPoint, and perform various analytic tasks to support strategy, business / financial planning, and operations

  • Responsible for collecting data and preparing various forecasts on key project and program financial metrics on a monthly and quarterly basis across the entire East region client base

  • Monitor the status of projects and programs, with the ability to understand their relationship and potential impacts to both operational and financial performance

  • Conduct research and analysis, prepare reports and make recommendations based on findings

  • Collect and analyze data to prepare reports required by East region senior management

Minimum Requirements

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’ Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Business or related field

  • Must have completed at least one year of study

  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to work with different levels of both technical and administrative personnel

  • High comfort level with quantitative analysis, particularly under tight time constraints

  • Excellent communicator including the desire to ask questions and learn from co-workers

  • Ability to prioritize tasks with a commitment to completing tasks with urgency and within established deadlines

  • Working Knowledge of project management software such as Primavera P6 software, Microsoft Project, etc.

Additional Information:

  • Must possess a valid US driver's license and this position may be subject to a pre-employment Motor Vehicle Record Screening

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

Relocation assistance and/or per diem is not offer for this position

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 Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate

Business Line Power

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Temporary

Requisition/Vacancy No. 254753BR

Additional Locations US - Arlington, VA - 3101 Wilson Blvd, US - Boston, MA - One Federal St

Virtual: 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.