AECOM Planner/Landscape Design Intern in Cleveland, Ohio
United States of America - Ohio, Cleveland
AECOM s Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to excellence and integrated design solutions. We offer exciting work, great clients and an award winning portfolio. With a range of expertise from strategy through project realization, the connections we make among people and places provide new insight to better outcomes for clients and communities. Better outcomes grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and make people healthier and happier. Our expertise includes workplace strategy, economic and development planning, master planning, urban planning, architecture, interiors, building engineering, and landscape architecture. AECOM's teams are leading the industry with visionary and forward-thinking projects such as the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, CA; multiple projects at the World Trade Center, New York, NY including Liberty Park; the Lower Manhattan Coastal Resilience (Big U), NY; and the LA 2024 Olympic bid.
To perform in this position successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Landscape Architect Intern for employment in the Cleveland, OH office. We are searching for candidates that have the ability to be inquisitive, strategic thinkers, that are interested in bringing new ideas that help make an impact.
Selected students will spend approximately 12-14 weeks working as an intern in our Cleveland, OH office. Students will be exposed to both the creative and business environments. Assignments will vary and include project research, site visits, computer production, design reviews, and assisting in marketing efforts. It is expected that candidates have basic hand drawing and computer software skills. Preferably, applicants have experience with AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, Trimble SketchUp, Rhino, Vray, Lumion and Microsoft Office programs. Interns will return to their studies enriched by exposure to a uniquely diverse project experience, and to the extraordinary opportunities in the profession of their choice.
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 professional across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Performs a variety of assignments designed to develop professional work knowledge and abilities, requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria in carrying out tasks.
Performs entry level work.
Follows instructions to accomplish task assigned by senior staff.
Meets required schedules while producing quality work.
Participate in the preparation of concepts, design development and graphic illustrations under direct supervision.
Participate in design meetings. Work with senior landscape architects to compile data and prepare design solutions.
Work in collaborative integrated teams of professionals that include civil engineers, architects, building systems engineers, planners and environmental scientists.
Assist in the creation of technical drawings.
Have the opportunity to visit a construction site(s) and/or completed project site(s)
- Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in planning, landscape architecture, environmental design or other related field
Currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Planning, Landscape Architecture, Environmental Design or other related field
Demonstrated experience with AutoCAD, GIS Adobe Suite, Microsoft Office, or SketchUp
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 Architecture and Design
Business Line Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Intern / Student
Requisition/Vacancy No. 230783BR
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.