AECOM Civil/Highway Engineering Summer Intern in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

United States of America - Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Civil/Highway Engineering Intern for employment in the Philadelphia, PA office.

Students will be assigned to the civil/highway department.Enthusiastic individuals eager to face new challenges and take on personal responsibilities are best qualified to meet the demands of this work.

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

  • Perform assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out engineering tasks. Assignments are designed to further develop judgment and understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities.

  • Assisting in the development of roadway alignments, hydraulic and hydrologic analysis, stormwater design, traffic control plans, erosion control plans, right-of-way determination, utility coordination, and environmental permitting.

  • Exercise judgment limited to developing details of work in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives

  • Prepare engineering related calculations and develop drawings and visual aids

  • Develop solutions for routine technical problems with limited scope

  • Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member

Minimum Requirements

  • Currently in pursuit of Bachelor’s degree in Engineering related field required

  • Use of AutoCAD or MicroStation, a variety of design software packages and MS Office applications. General office administration, including report reproduction, collation and deliveries will also be expected

  • An Intern student is expected to be able to apply technical training to perform basic calculations, work well in a team setting and be willing to work diligently to learn new skills.

  • Computer literacy and a demonstrated ability to learn quickly are a requirement.

  • The person must be able to adjust to short term assignments as well as remain dedicated to long term projects

Preferred Qualifications

  • None

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 - Civil

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Intern / Student

Requisition/Vacancy No. 206733BR

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.