AECOM Water Civil Industrial Placement 2017 - Belfast in Belfast, Ireland

Requisition/Vacancy No. 146353BR

Position Title Water Civil Industrial Placement 2017 - Belfast

Job Category Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate

Business Line Water

Country Ireland

State/Province/Region IRL - Kildare

City Belfast

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at ;www.aecom.com.

About the Business Line

Water

We create comprehensive delivery solutions for water, wastewater and wet weather systems, desalination, water resources, water reuse, tunneling, and community infrastructure through traditional and alternative delivery services such as program management and design-build.

Job Summary

With nearly 85,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in more than 150 countries around the world following the acquisition of URS, AECOM is a premier, fully integrated infrastructure and support services firm. AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings. The company is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering solutions that create, enhance and sustain the world's built, natural and social environments. A Fortune 500 company, AECOM companies, including URS, had revenue of $19.2 billion during the 12 months ended June 30, 2014.

We are looking for 3-4 Industrial Placement students to join our Water Civils team in Belfast in 2017.

Communities around the globe are challenged to find effective ways to manage water throughout the water cycle restoring the water we use to continue sustaining the natural environment. At AECOM, our Water specialists work together worldwide to find innovative solutions to the management of water. Our Water team in Belfast delivers projects locally within the UK & Ireland and to our clients in the Middle East and Central America.

The AECOM Water team in Belfast is a cohesive unit of qualified, experienced and dedicated professionals, delivering optimum whole-life solutions to meet the needs of our clients. We connect with our colleagues globally and have a proven reputation for collaborative working. We operate across a number of functions including: wastewater treatment; wastewater network infrastructure; water treatment; water network infrastructure; water resources; and development infrastructure. Our services include:

• Feasibility & Business Case

• Design

• Project Management

• Health & Safety

• Site Supervision

• Data Capture & Asset Records

During Northern Ireland Water’s Integrated Wastewater Framework AECOM delivered services from concept to commissioning on a £150M capital programme involving new wastewater treatment works and major wastewater infrastructure upgrades throughout Northern Ireland. Services included feasibility, design, contract management and site supervision.

For the IRIS Regional Sewage Treatment Strategy on the Isle of Man AECOM delivered feasibility and design services for wastewater network and treatment solutions at over twenty towns and villages across the Island. The project focused on the identification and development of the most sustainable solution for each settlement and culminated in Isle of Man Government approval being received for a £75M programme of recommended capital projects.

For the Placencia Wastewater Project in Belize AECOM is applying the skills and expertise of the team in Belfast to deliver a first-time sewerage scheme for the Placencia Peninsula in the Caribbean. The team includes experts from our environmental teams in the US and is focused on delivering the optimum solution for Belize Water Services in a technically challenging and environmentally sensitive location.

Please attach your up to date CV, and cover letter demonstrating your desire to work in the water industry and how your skills & experience make you the ideal candidate for this position.

Minimum Requirements

Essential

•Currently studying a BEng/MEng (or equivalent) in Civil Engineering or Water Engineering

•Must be able to demonstrate legal right to work in the UK

•Must be available to start around June to September 2017

Preferred Qualifications

Desirable

•Currently studying a MEng (or equivalent) in Civil or Water Engineering

•Completion of water related modules

•Civil and/or water engineering related work experience

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.