AECOM Water Resources Design Internship in Columbia, South Carolina

United States of America - South Carolina, Columbia

Job Summary

The Design Consulting Services of AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented Under-graduate Co-operative Education Civil Engineering Technology or Architectural Engineering Technology Student for intern employment in the Columbia, SC office. The position will serve in the Water and Wastewater Treatment Technical Practice of Water Resources.

The appropriately qualified applicant will perform standard computations and/or Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) of civil engineering work for water pump station, sewer lift stations, water treatment plants and/or wastewater treatment plants. Position will work under the direct supervision of a professional engineer.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Run models, calculations and designs software for various water resources projects

  • Observe construction progress and assist in construction administration for municipal projects

  • Work on small segments of broad tasks

  • Apply engineering principles to develop effective solutions

  • Perform standard computations and/or analysis

  • Apply standard practices and techniques in specific situations, adjusts and correlates data, recognizes discrepancies in results, and follows operations through a series of related detailed steps or processes

  • Acquire training in industry standard computer software (software may include AutoCAD Civil 3D, AutoCAD Architecture, Revit)

Minimum Requirements

  • Current student perusing an Associate's Degree in Civil Engineering Technology, Architectural Engineering Technology, or appropriate discipline

  • Previous class projects or Internships using AutoCAD.

  • Must have valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record

  • Only candidates local to Columbia, SC will be given consideration

Preferred Qualifications

  • Computer Aided Drafting experience in Revit

  • Functional knowledge of spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software

  • Ability to manage tasks or small segments of entire project

  • Excellent organizational skills and be able to work well in a team environment

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

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Job Category Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Intern / Student

Requisition/Vacancy No. 195933BR

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.