AECOM Intern - AECOM Tishman in New York, New York

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Intern - AECOM Tishman

United States of America - New York

New York

Job Summary

Summer Intern 2018

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

  • Effective oral and written communication skills.

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

  • Currently in school for Engineering or Construction Management degree.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A GPA of 3.0 or higher is preferred.

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

  • Knowledge of Adobe Acrobat and Microsoft Access is preferred.

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 Construction Management

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Intern / Student

Requisition/Vacancy No. 184028BR

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.