AECOM Transportation Engineering intern in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Requisition/Vacancy No. 143838BR

Position Title Transportation Engineering intern

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Wisconsin

City Milwaukee

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

About the Business Line


We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Transportation Engineering Intern for employment in the Milwaukee, WI office. 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

  • Prepare engineering related calculations and develop drawings and visual aids

  • Work on a wide range of projects and tasks and assist with field research, data collection, data analysis, graphics, maps and data presentation, and report development

  • Assist in design of transportation roadway and civil engineering projects

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

  • Demonstrated ability to build trusting working relationships with clients and colleagues

  • Assist civil engineers in design tasks associated with the design of roads and bridges

  • Prepare computations, perform CADD work (MicroStation), and assist with field surveys

  • Assist Transportation Engineering Department with various project-related and administrative tasks

  • Perform a variety of assignments, requiring application of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria in carrying out tasks

Minimum Requirements

  • Currently in pursuit of Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in traffic or transportation engineering or other related field required

  • Must be currently enrolled as a Junior or Senior at an accredited university with a relevant major

  • Must be knowledgeable with AutoCAD, MicroStation or similar software products

  • Capable of managing projects technically and financially and handling multiple tasks and deadlines simultaneously

  • Ability to communicate and interact effectively and successfully with project managers, team engineers, and other staff

Preferred Qualifications

  • None

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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.