AECOM Landscape Designer Intern in Raleigh, North Carolina

Business Line Design + Planning

Position Title Landscape Designer Intern

United States of America - North Carolina


Job Summary

AECOM is looking for a highly motivated intern in the area of landscape design or planning to join our busy Parks Planning and Design Studio located in Raleigh, North Carolina. The Parks Studio is focused on the planning and design of parks, public open space, greenways, trails, and bicycle and pedestrian facilities. We continually plan, design and deliver some of the premier, award-winning park system planning projects across the country and excellent open space design projects in the North Carolina region. We are passionate about what we do in the Parks Studio at AECOM. We bring projects to life in the cities and communities in which we work, and we’re driven by a set of values and a common purpose — to create, enhance and sustain the world’s built, natural and social environments. Our multidisciplinary studio works closely with urban designers, architects, engineers, economists, community outreach and other related professionals to develop award winning integrated projects. Innovation is built into every project we manage and every community we serve.

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.

Key skills and abilities for this position include:

  • Assist in developing solutions for planning and design tasks alongside studio leadership

  • Comfortable working in a team environment

  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively, write clearly, and resolve problems creatively

  • A passion for and curiosity to learn about parks and open space planning and design

Minimum Requirements

  • Currently in pursuit of Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture, Planning, Urban Planning, Environmental Design or other relate field required

  • Housing and transportation are the candidate’s responsibility

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, MS Office Suite, ArcGIS, hand drawing, and 3D modeling (SketchUp, Rhino)

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.

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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. 182537BR

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.