AECOM Mechanical Engineering Intern in Washington, District Of Columbia

Business Line Building Engineering

Position Title Mechanical Engineering Intern

United States of America - Washington, D.C.

Washington

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Mechanical Engineering Intern for employment in the Washington, DC office. 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.

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

  • Perform assignments requiring 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

  • Assist with the mechanical design of heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems as well as plumbing and fire protection for commercial and institutional facilities

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

  • Prepare basic deliverables and products such as presentation materials, calculations, drawings, specifications, cost estimates related to mechanical engineering

  • Review applicable codes and criteria as required supporting development and completion of projects

  • Assist lead engineer in design tasks as required

Minimum Requirements

  • Currently in pursuit of Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical engineering or other related field

  • Completion of classes in basic mechanical engineering

  • Must have completed Sophomore year of college

  • Experience in the basics of ACAD and Revit

  • Strong technical writing skills

  • Strong verbal communication skills required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software

  • Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software such as CADD, HCS, AutoCAD, Revit and AutoCAD)

  • Knowledge and interest in the architectural/engineering field designing HVAC and plumbing systems

  • A university student with no more than one academic year remaining before earning a degree preferred, these students are typically seniors in university. Contingent upon a positive performance review, a successful intern may receive an offer of full-time employment

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 at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf 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

Country United States of America

Position Status Intern / Student

Requisition/Vacancy No. 167995BR