AECOM Water Resources Engineering Intern in Coral Gables, Florida

United States of America - Florida, Coral Gables

Job Summary

The Miami Metro Area Water Business Line of AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Water/Wastewater Engineering Intern for immediate employment in the Coral Gables, FL office. AECOM is searching for candidates that have the ability to be a role model, be client-focused, be impactful and be decisive. All technical interns at AECOM will be eligible to participate in AECOM’s intern development program. The program develops talented students through a combination of work experience, training, networking and exposure to AECOM subject matter experts. The goal of the program is to introduce AECOM and assist with building business and technical competency. Interns whose overall performance achieves AECOM’s expectations, ideally, receive a recommendation for a full-time position after graduation.

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

  • Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member

  • Hydrologic and hydraulic studies

  • Development and implementation of hydraulic and hydrologic models

  • Implementation of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and associated software.

  • Metadata preparation and maintenance

  • Graphic representation of data to communicate technical ideas clearly and effectively

  • Preparation of engineering related calculations and development of drawings and visual aids

Minimum Requirements

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering or related field with emphasis in Water Resources

  • GPA 3.0 or higher

Preferred Qualifications

  • Pursuing a Master’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering or related field with emphasis in Water Resources strongly preferred

  • Use of InfoWater, InfoWorks, ICM, HEC-RAS or HEC-HMS

  • Hydrologic and hydraulic modeling software experience

  • Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) Programming

  • ArcGIS 10.x / ArcHydro

  • Python, Java script, and SQL experience

  • Model Builder Application Development

  • Knowledge of cartography, coordinate systems, and map projections

  • Augmented Reality (AR) with GIS

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • EI or Ability to acquire EI

  • Strong Technical Writing skills and communication skills

  • Experience with hydraulic modeling of potable water systems

  • Experience with GIS

  • Microsoft Office Suite

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 Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Intern / Student

Requisition/Vacancy No. 194796BR

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.