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Job Ref:  142864BR
Employer:  AECOM
Country:  United Kingdom
City:  Dublin
30/09/2016 11:43

Why Choose AECOM?
AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees - including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals - serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine's annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World's Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients' projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at NA.

About the Business Line
We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.

Job Summary
With the increasing requirement to invest in the future of the Irish workforce, we are committed to providing opportunities for talented enthusiastic individuals to support the growing requirement within Ireland.

AECOM is built to deliver a better world. We design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets for governments, businesses and organizations in more than 150 countries. As a fully integrated firm, we connect knowledge and experience across our global network of experts to help clients solve their most complex challenges. From high-performance buildings and infrastructure, to resilient communities and environments, to stable and secure nations, our work is transformative, differentiated and vital. A Fortune 500 firm, see how we deliver what others can only imagine at NA and @ AECOM.

We are an internationally recognised leader in highway consultancy, giving our clients a range of services including planning, design project management and asset support services. Our highway's division boasts over 700 employees across 23 offices in 7 countries in Europe alone and is constantly expanding. We have an exciting opportunity now for a trainee to work within our Strategic Highways team in Dublin and supporting operations in Europe, Middle East and Africa.

The Strategic Highways team deals with a range of different projects working with funding agencies, national and local governments, highways authorities and private organisations. Selected candidates will work on projects from initial concept through to construction and operation on a number of high profile projects with a variety of clients. Our current portfolio of works comprises a diverse mix of local, national and international highway and infrastructure improvements.
Selected candidates will have the opportunity to develop their skills within a supporting environment which encourages challenge and collaborative behaviours. Candidates will use industry leading computer software and BIM modelling applications while working on a variety of highway specific disciplines including:

  • Transportation planning
  • Feasibility and Highway route studies
  • Highway design
  • Junction design
  • Traffic management planning
  • Pavement analysis and design
  • Drainage analysis and design
  • Utility layout and diversion recording
  • Streetscape design
  • Intelligent transportation systems (ITS)

The work will typically be within a team environment assisting in assessment and design through the various stages of scheme development.

Minimum Requirements
No experience is necessary but the position is ideally suited to school leavers at Leaving Certificate level who can demonstrate:
  • Good Leaving Certificate
  • Show an aptitude towards software-based engineering and drawing e.g. Computer Aided Design (CAD) and other similar 3D software
  • Demonstrate an interest in and a desire to pursue a career in Transportation
  • Commitment to continued education and improvement through on-the-job learning and training opportunities
  • Creative, practical, adaptable and enthusiastic
  • Ability to demonstrate attention to detail
  • Ability to think in a methodical way to design, plan and organize parts of projects
  • English language proficient, holding excellent communication skills to present information in speech, drawings and reports

Preferred Qualifications

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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