AECOM Intern in Sacramento, California
Business Line Water
Position Title Intern
United States of America - California
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Intern for employment in the Sacramento, CA office. AECOM is searching for candidates that have the ability to be a role model, be client-focused, be impactful and be decisive.
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.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Perform assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out engineering tasks. Assignments are designed to further develop judgment and understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities.
Exercise judgment limited to developing details of work in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives
Prepare engineering related calculations and develop drawings and visual aids
Perform geotechnical analyses including slope stability, seepage, settlement, shallow and deep foundations, retaining walls, and seismic
Conduct field exploration, collect samples, analyze data and review geotechnical samples for laboratory testing
Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member
Demonstrated ability to build trusting working relationships with clients and colleagues
- Currently in pursuit of Bachelor’s degree in Geotechnical engineering or other related field required
Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software such as : Excel, Word, gINT, MicroStation, GeoStudio and AutoCAD and/or Civil3D)
A university student with no more than one academic year remaining before earning a degree preferred, these students are typically seniors in university. Contingent upon a positive performance review, a successful intern may receive an offer of full-time employment.
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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
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
Country United States of America
Position Status Intern / Student
Requisition/Vacancy No. 181092BR
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.