AECOM Water Resources Engineering Intern in Germantown, Maryland

Business Line Water

Position Title Water Resources Engineering Intern

United States of America - Maryland

Germantown

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Water Resources Engineering Intern for employment in the Germantown, MD office. The successful candidate must demonstrate a desire to work in Water Resources and periphery Civil Engineering that showcases steadily increasing responsibility, and the ability to work as part of a driven interdisciplinary team to complete projects within both time and budget constraints. 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

  • Assist in the development and application of hydrologic and hydraulic modeling and analyses related to floodplain management studies and a variety of water resource projects

  • 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 with an emphasis in water resources or other related degree

  • Effective written and oral communication skills

  • Knowledge of hydrologic and hydraulic engineering concepts through coursework or work experience

  • Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing, and standard office software

  • A strong sense of commitment, a willingness to learn, and a desire to work in a dynamic, deadline-driven environment

  • Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • GPA of 3.0 or higher

  • Familiarity with using ArcGIS

  • Familiarity with hydrologic and hydraulic modeling software (e.g., HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS)

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate

Country United States of America

Position Status Intern / Student

Requisition/Vacancy No. 169175BR