Environmental Engineering Winter Intern

  • Rocky Hill, Connecticut, United States
  • Oct 26, 2016
Schedule Flexible/Varies Remediation - Brownfields - CERCLA Environmental Science/Engineering Water Quality

Job Description

Job Summary
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Intern for employment in the Rocky Hill, CT office during the Winter 2016/2017 school break. AECOM is searching for candidates that have 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.

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.
Exercise judgment limited to developing details of work in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives
Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member
Assist in preparing engineering related calculations, design drawings, specifications, and visual aids
If OSHA HAZWOPER 40 Hour trained, assist with field work (e.g., groundwater and soil sampling, well installation)
Collect and enter data, and apply technical principles and theories
Assist in interpreting and recording data, conducting analyses, comparing findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance, and drafting reports based on observed conclusions and professional judgment
Miscellaneous assignments on an as-needed basis

Minimum Requirements
Currently in pursuit of Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering
Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software
Must possess a valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications
Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software
Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software such as CADD, HCS, AutoCAD, MicroStation, GIS, Hydrologic/Hydraulic models or other drainage and water modeling software)
If the successful candidate is a university student that has more than one year of school remaining before earning a degree (Freshmen, Sophomores, or Juniors) the student may be eligible to return for additional internships.
If the successful candidate is a university student with no more than one academic year remaining before earning a degree (Senior), contingent upon a positive performance review, that student may receive an offer of full-time employment.

What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

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