AECOM Student Intern in Wilmington, Delaware

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Student Intern

United States of America - Delaware

Wilmington

Job Summary

AECOM has a dynamic opportunity available for an outgoing, high-energy individual to be a part of an exciting program within our Transportation Demand Management (TDM) group in Wilmington, Delaware! In this position, you will be a member of the RideShare Delaware team which manages the Delaware Department of Transportation’s TDM program through the State’s public transit provider DART First State. This program aims to reduce traffic congestion and improve air quality by encouraging Delawareans to use green, active transportation modes such as carpooling, public transportation and bicycling. As a RideShare Delaware Intern you will be responsible for assisting in the areas of Outreach, marketing, administration, and project management

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist with preparing materials for tabling events, presentations, and other types of outreach events.

  • Assist by working at tabling events (employer-based and community) to promote the RideShare Delaware program to local commuters.

  • Through events, educate commuters on the options available including carpooling, transit, vanpooling, biking and walking and register them for programs/services including Guaranteed Ride Home, ridematching and special promotions.

  • Assist the administration team with data entry, organizing databases, and contacting RideShare Delaware winners and database validation calls.

  • Assist the project manager on other various projects.

Minimum Requirements

  • Currently enrolled as a Sophomore or Junior at a local accredited university pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications, Education, Public Health, or other related major.

  • Articulate and energetic individual and comfortable conducting public promotional/marketing and encouragement activities.

  • Excellent writing and interpersonal communication skills and experience in handling multiple tasks in an organized and efficient manner.

  • Ability to achieve objectives through teamwork.

  • Some heavy lifting (<30 lbs) may be required.

  • Some Saturday events may be required

  • Field office work will require a current valid driver license, and a good driving record.

  • Due to the nature of this position, US Citizenship is required

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position may be required to pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong computer skills and demonstrated working knowledge of Microsoft Office products.

  • Preferred candidate can work 15- 20 hours per week.

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. 169265BR