AECOM Geoscience Intern - Summer 2020 in Thornhill, Ontario
Canada - Ontario, Thornhill
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Geoscience Intern for Summer 2020 employment in the Markham, ON office. AECOM is searching for candidates that has 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:
Assist in preparing engineering related calculations, design drawings, specifications, and visual aids;
Assist with field work (e.g., groundwater and soil sampling, hydrogeological testing, private well surveys, site inspections);
Collect and enter data, and apply technical principles and theories to assist in interpreting and analyzing data;
Review contractor submittals for adherence to technical specifications on construction projects;
Compare investigation findings to relevant studies and local, provincial and federal regulations to assess compliance, draft reports documenting results and presenting findings; and
Miscellaneous assignments on an as-needed basis.
AA/AS (US) + None or Diploma/Certification (Canada) + None
Currently in pursuit of Bachelor’s degree in Geology, Hydrogeology or Environmental Science or related field
Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software
Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation for traveling to various field sites required
Experience with following health and safety plans and understanding of PPE
APGO GIT designation strongly preferred
GIS and/or CAD skills
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion, diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Sciences
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Intern / Student
Requisition/Vacancy No. 230951BR
Additional Locations CA - Guelph, ON - 55 Wyndham St N
Clearance Required No
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.