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AECOM Traffic / ITS / Safety Civil Engineering Intern in Atlanta, Georgia

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Traffic/ITS/Safety Civil Engineering Intern to be based in Atlanta, GA. AECOM is searching for candidates that have the ability to be creative, self-driven, client-focused, and impactful. An ideal candidate will be passionate about improving the safety and efficiency of Georgia roadways for users of all ages and abilities.

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.

This position is expected to begin in May 2024.

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

  • Contributing within Traffic Safety, ITS, and Traffic Operations as needed.

  • Developing an awareness of standard practices, techniques, and procedures under supervision.

  • Following specific, detailed instructions and technical approaches for design.

  • Communicating and collaborating with full design team and others.

  • Providing analysis to support development of design ideas and solutions, including assisting in developing traffic engineering screenings and studies.

  • Pulling and analyzing vehicular and vulnerable road user crash data.

  • Supporting and assisting in the development of work products such as specifications, concept designs, sketches, drawings, and illustrative graphics.

  • Researching alternate solutions and design options in support of the project team, e.g. white paper research.

  • Developing an awareness of AECOM’s Quality Management System (QMS) procedures.


Minimum Requirements

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and/or related field.

  • Must have completed two years of study.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Currently in pursuit of a Master’s or Doctorate degree in Civil Engineering and/or related field.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Strong organizational and time management skills.

  • Self-starter with a strong work ethic, willingness to learn, commitment to quality, and attention to detail.

  • Interest and experience in data analysis and problem-solving.

  • Proficiency in ArcGIS, Synchro and/or other traffic modeling software, MicroStation and/or other CAD software.

  • Professional experience and/or academic coursework relating to transportation infrastructure planning and traffic engineering.

  • Passion for multimodal transportation safety, including active modes and protection of vulnerable users (pedestrians, cyclists, mobility-assisted, etc.).

Additional Information

  • Sponsorship is available for this position.

  • Relocation assistance is not available for this position.


AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $13.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10094371

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid