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AECOM Water/Wastewater Engineering Intern in Rocky Hill, Connecticut

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking actively seeking a highly motivated Water/Wastewater Engineering Intern to be based in Rocky Hill, CT. This position is designed to introduce and build essential, hands-on skills that differ from those attained in the academic area and help to enhance the transition from student to professional. Internships are designed to introduce and build essential, hands-on skills that differ from those attained in the academic arena and help to enhance the transition from student to professional. Interns are assigned duties that will provide a broad, well-rounded learning.

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

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

  • Perform assignments requiring the 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.

  • Prepare design drawings, plans, sections, details, and profiles/sections within the Autodesk Civil 3D and/or AutoCAD MEP.

  • Water distribution system hydraulic modeling, analysis, and design.

  • Sewer collection system evaluation and design.

  • Water/wastewater treatment evaluation and design.

  • Pump station evaluation and design.

  • Assist in the development and application of hydrologic and hydraulic modeling and analyses related to floodplain management studies and a variety of water resource projects.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be currently pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or related discipline.

  • Must have completed 2 years of study in the applicable program.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Academic track with an emphasis in water resources, water or wastewater treatment, conveyance/pipelines is highly desirable.

  • A GPA of 3.0 or higher.

  • Knowledge of hydrologic and hydraulic engineering concepts through coursework or work experience.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs.

  • Strong logic skills and writing skills.

  • Good communication skills.

  • Ability to work productively in a collaborative team environment and demonstrate growth potential as well as a desire to learn.

  • A strong sense of commitment, a willingness to learn, and a desire to work in a dynamic deadline-driven environment.

  • Detail-oriented while still able to understand and comply with the big picture/goals of a project.

  • Ability to multi-task.

  • Accurate documentation of time and effort.

  • Valid Driver’s License preferred to visit project sites, clients, and other AECOM offices.

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance and/or per diem is not offered for this position.

  • This position requires a hybrid work schedule which includes in office work in Rocky Hill, CT . The selected candidate must be available to work in Rocky Hill on a scheduled basis.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.


AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $13.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have 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.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10094673

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid