AECOM Energy Engineering Intern in Germantown, Maryland
Business Line Graduates / Interns
Position Title Energy Engineering Intern
United States of America - Maryland
AECOM seeks a dynamic Energy Engineering Intern with a background in energy or mechanical engineering to support a geothermal resource study for the District of Columbia. A successful applicant will work well in a diverse team of engineers, environmental scientists, geologists, and GIS engineers. The expected term for this internship is from May 2018 through August 2018.
Activities include: assessing ground source heat pump (GSHP) technologies including costs, characteristics, and overall pros/cons; managing and analyzing large datasets of ground conductivity samples, energy use, and building characteristics; and assessing opportunities for net-zero buildings and solar PV projects.
Course work on ground source heat pumps (analysis, design, or construction)
Ability to conduct literature reviews of engineering technical data
Ability to analyze large and complex datasets
Great communication skills including excellent writing skills
Ability to work as an effective team member
Ability to work independently under direction of senior engineers
Mastery of Microsoft Excel
Work/course/project experience in Washington D.C.
Demonstrated ability to solve complex problems in a diverse team setting
Experience with federal, state, or city energy policy and/or planning
Experience with geographic information systems (GIS) projects and software (ArcGIS)
Experience with electricity consumption data and weather data
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.
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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. 184168BR
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.