AECOM Intern Civil Technician in Durban, South Africa

Business Line Water

Position Title Intern Civil Technician

South Africa - KwaZulu-Natal


Job Summary

We have an opening for a Civil Intern needing to complete their P2 practical in-service training. The ideal candidate would have completed the theoretical portions of their N Dip with the P2 portion of their practical training remaining.

The primary focus of this role is on 3D modelling for water related projects, but would also support oil and gas and other related projects.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lower order civil engineering design on water related projects.

  • Drafting including 3D design capabilities using Civil 3D.

  • Not compulsory but preferred is Civil 3D capabilities and expose to BIM level 2 competence.

  • Experience in water related infrastructure is preferred (Pump stations, Water and Wastewater Treatment Works, Pipelines etc.

Skills Required:

  • Need to participate in AECOM SHE activities.

  • Works with integrity and creates trust.

  • Models AECOM core values (Safeguard, Collaborate, Inspire, Anticipate, Deliver, Dream).

  • Recognises and demonstrates diversity as part of everyday life.

  • Deliver Project deliverables timeously and with agreed costs.

  • Complies with AECOM Quality requirements as set out in the IMS System.

  • Communicates will with Supervisor, peers and client representatives .

Person Specification:

  • Be an advocate for HSE initiatives and best practice

  • Be decisive - Know how to prioritize, advocate focus and accountability

  • Be impactful - Use clear and frequent communications, drive execution and results.

  • Be client-focused - Be collaborative, innovative and strategic.

  • Be the role model - Lead by example, demand excellence, maintain safety and integrity as top priorities.

Minimum Requirements


  • Must have completed the theoretical portions of their N Dip

  • Academic average of 65%

Preferred Qualifications

Requiring in service training to complete N. Dip in Civil Engineering.

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.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country South Africa

Position Status Temporary

Requisition/Vacancy No. 186665BR

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.