AECOM Graduate Transportation Planning Intern in Baltimore, Maryland

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Graduate Transportation Planning Intern

United States of America - Maryland


Job Summary

AECOM Transportation is seeking a current graduate student to assist the transportation planning group on various transit projects and transportation studies that are located in the Baltimore MD and Washington, DC metro areas. Our practice provides assistance and recommendations to a variety of municipal, state, and regional agencies in the development and improvement of public transportation and infrastructure. Projects include transit planning studies, transit operation studies, NEPA documentation and compliance, and other planning and transportation related activities. The graduate intern will support project management and task leaders in executing task orders, completing technical work, and meeting project milestones for our practice’s portfolio of ongoing assignments.

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:

  • Data collection and analysis

  • Technical report writing and editing

  • Developing and managing content for presentations and display boards

  • Site visits and field work

  • Public outreach efforts (meeting logistics, distributing surveys, attending public meetings)

  • Attending project team meetings as needed

AECOM will not provide job relocation assistance

Minimum Requirements

  • Currently pursuing a Master’s degree in urban planning, transportation planning, or a similar field

  • Must have finished at least 1 year of a degree program

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Powerpoint, and Excel)

  • Knowledgeable in ArcGIS

  • Strong technical writing skills

  • Currently residing in the Baltimore metropolitan area or willing to relocate for the duration of the internship

  • Ability to work on multiple projects at the same time

  • Willing to work outside standard business hours when needed

  • Passionate about transportation and urban planning and development

  • A positive attitude and ability to work collaboratively with others

  • Candidates may also submit a portfolio (up to 5 work samples, no larger than 3MB) to supplement their application. Candidates may also be asked to submit a writing sample

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledgeable in Adobe Creative Cloud Services (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop)

  • Presentation graphics and rendering skills

  • Strong data analysis skills

  • CADD civil and/or architectural experience

  • Prior relevant 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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


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

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Intern / Student

Requisition/Vacancy No. 187291BR

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.