AECOM School Outreach Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia

United States of America - Georgia, Atlanta

Job Summary

  • Assist School Program Coordinator with promoting transportation programs at individual schools and within school districts in metro-Atlanta

  • Educate parents, students, school personnel, and community representatives on the benefits of alternative transportation modes, as opposed to single family vehicle drop-off/pick up of students

  • Collect data at school outreach events and report on outreach activities and maintain a current, accurate database in Salesforce.com

  • Responsible for responding to general school email account and answering general questions related to program and updating School Program Coordinator on prospective school and school district partners

  • Increase program awareness among parents, students, and stakeholders and school partner locations by attending school Parent/Teacher/Student Organization meetings, community tabling events, and monthly encouragement activities

  • Promote regional marketing programs to schools, school districts, parents, and students including National School Bus Safety Week among others

  • Prepare materials for [tabling events including incentive items, flyers, posters, and other related items

  • Devise new approaches to challenges encountered

Minimum Requirements

  • 0-2 years of similar experience; or demonstrated an equivalent combination of education, skills, knowledge, abilities, and experience

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

  • Energetic, and articulate individual who has the communication skills and persuasiveness necessary to influence, motivate, and inform travelers in the use of travel options

  • Proven track record meeting job performance metrics

  • Ability to achieve objectives through teamwork

  • Field office work will require reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license, and a good driving record

  • Some heavy lifting (30 lbs) may be required

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associate degree in Marketing, Business, Education, General Studies, Public-health or related field

  • Experience working with schools and districts

  • Candidates possessing bi-lingual capabilities strongly urged to apply

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 Communications

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 204581BR

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.