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AECOM Technology Corp. | Chicago, IL
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Job Description

United States of America - Illinois, Chicago

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Structural Engineering Summer Intern for employment in the Chicago, IL office.

The position will likely involve either office engineering or a field assignment(s), or some combination of the two. Work tasks will range from planning, studies, design, inspection and construction engineering with a focus on transportation-related projects in support of the highway, bridge, and transit/rail engineering staff.

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

* Prepare engineering related calculations and develop drawings and visual aids

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

Minimum Requirements

* Currently in pursuit of Bachelor's degree in Civil engineering or other related field required

* Effectively communicate (written & oral) with peers and understand engineering requirements

* Willing to perform a variety of tasks and work both independently and as part of a team

Preferred Qualifications

* Completion of 3rd year of qualified study

* 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)

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. 204033BR

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.

About AECOM Technology Corp.

AECOM Technology Corporation (AECOM) is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to government and commercial clients on all seven continents. AECOM provides planning, consulting, architectural and engineering design, and program and construction management services for a range of projects, including highways, airports, bridges, mass transit systems, government and commercial buildings and water and wastewater facilities. The Company also provides facilities management, training, logistics and other support services, primarily for agencies of the United States Government. AECOM operates through two segments: Professional Technical Services and Management Support Services. On July 28, 2008, AECOM completed its acquisition of Earth Tech, Inc., a business unit of Tyco International Ltd. AECOM also completed the divestiture of Earth Tech's Water & Power Technologies and North American Contract Operations businesses, and its Mexican operations.