Smart Energy Intern

  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Jun 19, 2019
Internship- Paid Energy Energy Efficiency Environmental Science - Engineering Green Building - Sustainable Development Sustainability

Job Description

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an intern to join the Smart Energy team in Chicago. This team works on a variety of smart city, resilience, and sustainability-related initiatives for municipal, utility, and private clients. Example topics covered by this team include smart electric mobility (e.g., EV Charging, Electric Shared-Mobility), smart street lighting, smart sensors & networks, microgrids, distributed generation, energy efficiency, district energy systems, net-zero buildings & communities, monitoring base commissioning infrastructure, energy-water nexus, and coordinated infrastructure investment. The intern will work closely with senior team members to drive forward collaborations for clients and partners in the energy industry and with City government. Primary tasks will include qualitative research, data analysis, presentation development, and client interfacing. Applicant will be expected to synthesis concepts into written and visual reports for both non-technical and technical audiences. Success in this position requires a dynamic individual with high energy and motivation with an acute passion for developing energy efficiency, strategic energy management, smart energy, and sustainability solutions. Critical requirements include teamwork skills, knowledge of the energy/infrastructure industries, and the ability to develop high quality and creative project deliverables in a fast-paced and ever-evolving industry.

Minimum Requirements

  • AA/AS (US) + None or Diploma/Certification (Canada) + None

Preferred Qualifications

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Planning, Economics, Policy, Engineering, Business or related field

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.

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