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AECOM Construction Intern in Boston, Massachusetts

United States of America - Massachusetts, Boston

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Construction Intern to be based in Boston, MA.

This position is expected to begin in January 2022.

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you 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.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Under direct supervision, assist with project management support duties including but not limited to: preparation of documents related to the management of active construction projects, observe shop drawing submission and approvals, research contract plans and specifications to resolve issues.

  • Provide direct support to the assigned department / project and participate in daily operations and various work processes.

  • Support all efforts related to the assigned department's / project's initiatives and interface with clients and co-workers as required.

  • Assist the Supervisor with planning and coordinating department / project related schedule, budget, and developmental task and functions.

  • Participate in the planning and implementation of projects and initiatives.

  • Interact with colleagues, clients, and/or other internal or external constituencies in the planning and carrying out activities and assignments.

  • Receive guidance, training, and mentoring from senior professional personnel in planning and carrying out activities and assignments.

  • Perform a wide variety of administrative tasks including the preparation of letters, memos, reports, and correspondence as requested.

  • Create and maintain spreadsheets, databases, and department / project related reports.

  • Conduct research, prepare reports, and make recommendations based on findings.

  • Coordinate meetings, take meeting minutes, and follow up on action items.

Minimum Requirements

  • Currently pursuing a degree in for MEP Engineering or Construction Management

Preferred Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel, Blue Beam Revu.

  • A GPA of 3.0 or higher is preferred.

  • Prior intern assignment(s) completed at a construction, engineering or architecture firm is preferred.

  • Effective oral and written communication skills.

  • Ability to interact with peers and fellow employees in a professional manner.

Additional Information:

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

What We Offer

We will give you 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.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

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 Construction Services

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Temporary

Requisition/Vacancy No. 256950BR

Virtual: 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.

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