AECOM Civil Engineering Intern in Arlington, Virginia

Business Line PMCM

Position Title Civil Engineering Intern

United States of America - Virginia


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Civil Engineer Intern for employment in the Blackstone, VA client site. 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.

Under direct supervision, assist with project management support duties including but not limited to:

  • Preparation of documents related to the management of active construction projects, observe shop drawing submission and approvals, research contract plans and specifications to resolve issues

  • Provide direct support to the assigned department / project and participate in daily operations and various work processes

  • Support all efforts related to the assigned department's / project's initiatives and interface with clients and co-workers as required

  • Assist the Supervisor with planning and coordinating department / project related schedule, budget, and developmental task and functions

  • Participate in the planning and implementation of projects and initiatives

  • Interact with colleagues, clients, and/or other internal or external constituencies in the planning and carrying out activities and assignments

  • Receive guidance, training, and mentoring from senior professional personnel in planning and carrying out activities and assignments

  • Perform a wide variety of administrative tasks including the preparation of letters, memos, reports, and correspondence as requested

  • Create and maintain spreadsheets, databases, and department / project related reports

  • Conduct research, prepare reports, and make recommendations based on findings

  • Coordinate meetings, take meeting minutes, and follow up on action items

Minimum Requirements

  • Currently in school for Engineering or Construction Management degree

  • Effective oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to interact with peers and fellow employees in a professional manner

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel

  • Due to the nature of work U.S. Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • A GPA of 3.0 or higher

  • Prior intern assignment(s) completed at a construction, engineering or architecture firm

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Products

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

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Intern / Student

Requisition/Vacancy No. 186443BR

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.