Placement Opportunities 2019-20 Landscape Architecture/UK Ireland – AECOM – London


AECOM Placement Opportunities 2019-20 Landscape Architecture/UK Ireland
in London- United Kingdom
United Kingdom – London- Belfast
Job Summary
Job Title: Landscape Architect
Individuals who have already graduated should apply to vacancy 225058
Business Line: Environment & Buildings
Basingstoke- Belfast- Birmingham- Edinburgh Leeds- London only
Salary: Competitive
Opening Date: September 19 – please apply straight away because we review CVs
and select candidates on a rolling basis

We are currently seeking

Landscape Architect Placement Students to support our planning and design
teams. This role will suit a self-motivated individual looking to develop
their career in an award-winning team that`s growing and at the forefront of
innovation within the wider business.

We would be interested to hear from applicants seeking either a part-time or
full-time role fixed term placement role to be based in one of the locations

We`ll consider students with excellent design skills and a desire to gain
experience in UK-based- LVIA and landscape planning work.

As a member of one of the UK`s largest and most diverse landscape practices-
you`ll work on a range of regionally significant projects- including exemplar
regeneration- environmental enhancement and infrastructure schemes- as well as
ground-breaking national and international projects.

You`ll be supported in expanding your experience and developing your career
within a structured- friendly team environment.


Our large- national team delivers a range of exciting and varied projects
across the UK and beyond. We work in dynamic and challenging environments- in
multi-disciplinary teams delivering solutions to a broad base of public and
private sector clients- including Highways England- HS2- the Environment
Agency- Local Authorities- the National Trust- Universities and educational
institutions. We work across the fields of development- energy- oil and gas-
water- government and transportation to develop integrated and award-winning

AECOM is built to deliver a better world. We design- build- finance and
operate infrastructure assets for governments- businesses and organisations 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 and @AECOM.


You should be able to demonstrate an appropriate level of technical expertise
to carry out the following:

Excellent design skills

Ability to innovate and develop inspirational ideas to resolve complex project issues

Assist in project management responsibilities- including contractual- financial and programme management under the supervision of senior colleagues

Ability and personality to establish strong working relationships with other members of Landscape team and with multi-disciplinary teams across the business

Clear communication- including the ability to write concise technical reports and contribute to conference calls- meetings and workshops

Produce drawings and other technical documentation using appropriate software- with necessary level of detail as required at various stages of development for LVIA- planning and design projects

Assist in compiling tender submissions


This is a fantastic opportunity to gain valuable work experience in an
established and successful consultancy.


Minimum Requirements

Working towards a Degree or Master`s in landscape architecture

Knowledge and understanding of UK legal and planning system (or Irish) with respect to landscape architecture

Experience of working / desire to work on high-quality landscape and /or townscape and visual impact assessments and appraisals

Fluency in English- excellent report writing skills and ability to communicate effectively

Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

Experience of some or all of the following: AutoCAD; Adobe Creative Cloud; ArcGIS; AutoCAD Civils 3D; Revit; and ProjectWise

Preferred Qualifications

Previous relevant work experience in a year out capacity from recognised Landscape practice would be beneficial but not essential

Full driving licence

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 Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Intern / Student

Requisition/Vacancy No. 229616BR

Additional Locations UK – Basingstoke- UK – Belfast – The Studio- UK –
Birmingham – Colmore Plaza- UK – Edinburgh – Apex- UK – Leeds- UK – London –
Aldgate Tower

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.