AECOM 2020 Dr Jonathan Harris Scholarship Application -James Cook University in Townsville, Australia
Australia - Queensland, Townsville
Are you interested in gaining Work Experience with one of the world’s largest Engineering firms? We are seeking applicants for AECOM's Dr Jonathan Harris Scholarship and Work Experience Program.
An outstanding opportunity to join a Global Leader awaits a passionate and goal-oriented Undergraduate. We are seeking an enthusiastic, customer-focused undergraduate who has a passion for learning. You will gain hands-on experience in working for a leading Professional Services company. You will have the opportunity to build relationships with our technical experts and begin to develop knowledge about our business and the industry.
The winner of this scholarship will receive $2,500 per academic year for two years of study in addition to paid work experience at one of AECOM’s world-class offices, reaching a total payment of over $15,000. Ideally, you will be available for Work experience over the coming summer but there will be flexibility around dates with options to work around other Univerisity breaks or in various casual/part-time arrangements during semester.
Assist team and project managers by developing good working relationships with clients during the delivery of projects
Develop good relations with your team and other teams across multiple business areas and locations
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated time management and organisational skills
A strong sense of commitment, a willingness to learn, and a desire to work in a dynamic deadline driven environment
To be eligible for this scholarship/undergraduate work, you must:
Be an undergraduate student at James Cook University who is completing a Bachelor's degree or Dual degree program with a focus on Civil Engineering.
Be an undergraduate student completing their second or third year of study
Be an Australian citizen or have permanent residency status.
Have a GPA average of 5 or above at the time of application
Submit a cover letter that outlines what receiving this scholarship would mean to you
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 Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate
Business Line Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Intern / Student
Requisition/Vacancy No. 238764BR
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.