AECOM Landscape Design Intern in Brooklyn, New York

Business Line Building Engineering

Position Title Landscape Design Intern

United States of America - New York

Brooklyn

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented entry level landscape architectural designer intern for immediate employment in the New York City Landscape Architecture and Urban Design Studio. The studio is based in AECOM’s collaborative lab at Industry City in Brooklyn.

In collaboration with design studio leadership, the candidate will work closely with project design teams and project landscape architects, managers and designers to design and assist in the execution of projects within the New York City metropolitan area, nationally and internationally. Projects in the studio are design-driven and involve close collaboration with engineers, planners, cost estimators, and other technical consultants.

AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects. The Landscape Architecture and Urban Design portfolio in the New York City studio includes a broad range of urban-based, multidisciplinary public realm projects, such as resiliency and green infrastructure, plazas, streetscapes, parks, waterfronts, infrastructure, urban design plans, master-planning, and ecological restoration. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist in performing design & planning work of studio

  • Prepare hand and computer drawings

  • Project support and coordination

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

To learn more about what the studio is working on, follow the link below: http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/NYC_Landscape_Studio.pdf Minimum Requirements

  • Currently in pursuit of an Accredited Degree in Landscape Architecture

  • Demonstrated production experience with AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, and Rhino.

  • Excellent verbal, graphic, and written communication skills.

  • Ability to effectively manage time and self-edit work.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Someone that is a team player and possesses the ability to collaborate as part of a diverse studio team.

  • Someone that is passionate about what they do and about building better cities.

  • Possess the skills to generate exceptional two dimensional and three dimensional design graphics.

  • Strong organizational and time management skills

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 Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Intern / Student

Requisition/Vacancy No. 181995BR

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.