AECOM 2019 Dr Jonathan Harris Scholarship Application - JCU in Townsville, Australia
Australia - Queensland, Townsville
Are you interested in doing Work Experience with one of the world’s largest Engineering firms? AECOM is running their annual Dr Jonathan Harris Scholarship.
An outstanding opportunity to join a Global Leader awaits a passionate and goal oriented Undergraduate who is interested in a Scholarship. We are seeking an enthusiastic, customer focused undergraduate who has a passion for learning. You will gain hands-on experience in working for a leading Professional Services company. You will have the opportunity to build relationships with our technical experts and begin to develop knowledge about our business and the industry.
The winner of this scholarship will receive $2,500 per academic year for two years of study in addition to paid work experience at one of AECOM’s world class offices, reaching a total payment of over $15,000. Work experience will be flexible depending on University study dates and is open for discussion with Managers.
You will work alongside graduates and industry leaders on projects that help shape and connect our cities and communities. We are seeking a Scholarship student who will also have the opportunity to undertake work over the summer vacation period. There may also be opportunities to commence earlier or extend following the summer break. Enjoy working in one of our state of the art, modern and contemporary offices with an open approach to flexible start and finish times.
Assist team and project managers by developing good working relationships with clients during the delivery of projects
Develop good relations with your team and other teams across multiple business areas and locations
Undertaking a tertiary qualification in Civil Engineering
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated time management and organisational skills
A strong sense of commitment, a willingness to learn, and a desire to work in a dynamic deadline driven environment
To be eligible for this scholarship/undergraduate work, you must:
Be an undergraduate student at JCU who is completing a Bachelor degree or Dual degree program with a focus of Civil Engineering.
Be an undergraduate student completing their second or third year of study as at the conclusion of semester two, 2020
Be an Australian citizen or have permanent residency status.
Have a GPA average of 5 or above at the time of application.
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 Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Contractor
Requisition/Vacancy No. 223217BR
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.