AECOM Transportation Intern in Middleton, Wisconsin

United States of America - Wisconsin, Middleton

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Transportation Intern for the Transportation Engineering department in the Middleton, WI office. Qualified applicants should be currently enrolled in the College of Engineering with an intended major of Civil Engineering. With 100,000 people in more than 150 countries, AECOM is recognized as one of the most admired companies by Fortune Magazine and ranked #1 in Transportation by Engineering News-Record (ENR) magazine, a position now held for 14 consecutive years.

Imagine working on rewarding projects 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.

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

  • Perform plan preparation associated with roadway and bridge infrastructure improvements

  • Work under the direct supervision of senior staff to develop plans and calculate quantities for transportation improvements

  • Assist in the development of roadway geometrics, drainage design, and pavement design

  • Assist traffic engineers and project managers on projects related to traffic capacity analysis, feasibility studies, traffic modeling, signal design, signal timing, signal systems, ITS, traffic operations, safety analysis, traffic impact analyses, bicycle and pedestrian studies and other related traffic engineering work

  • Design alternatives for intersections and other transportation improvements based upon guidance from senior staff, client requirements and industry standards

  • Compile, process and assess a variety of data to identify trends and draw conclusions that can be used to enhance operations/maintenance of transportation infrastructure

Minimum Requirements

  • Currently in pursuit of Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with an interest transportation engineering (highway design, traffic engineering, bridges) or other related field required

  • Understands fundamental engineering concepts

  • Must be able to communicate effectively; verbal and written

Preferred Qualifications

  • Completed transportation design course or other applicable civil courses

  • Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software

  • Basic knowledge of AutoCAD

Other Information:

  • The ideal candidate will be able to work part-time (10-15 hours/week) during the school year and full-time during the summer(s).

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.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Intern / Student

Requisition/Vacancy No. 198155BR

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.