About the Program
Through the Advance Program you will learn and grow rapidly into an effective and well-rounded professional. The program delivers a structured framework of learning, focused on both technical development and the building of skills such as effective communication, mentoring and leadership. Through courses, networking opportunities or through projects – these will not only raise your profile within the company, but also develop you into the future leader of tomorrow.
Success starts here
At AECOM we encourage you to take ownership of your career development. Whilst we provide you with the tools and resources to accelerate your professional growth, we know that success lies with you.
We strongly believe the most impactful learning you will experience during you career are the skills and knowledge you develop on the job, learning by doing. Our Advance Program will provide you guidance on the professional and technical competencies you need to develop to be successful and drive your career forward.
During your time on the program, you are encouraged to reflect on your contribution to the success of our organisation. Take the time to consider those tasks, roles or responsibilities you have undertaken. Importantly, we also encourage you to consider your strengths, not just those which you are good at, but those which excite you and drive you to deliver.
An overall knowledge of life at AECOM
From presentations by AECOM’s senior figures, through to detailed learning of our systems, processes and commercial strategies, we will give you contextual understanding of how your role fits into the wider business and develop your awareness of opportunities outside of your role, team and office.
Support and guidance as you work towards a professional qualification
AECOM is fully committed to supporting you in achieving your professional qualification. We will pay for one approved and relevant professional institution membership fee per year. You will also gain guidance from a mentor to guide you in your technical development.
To assist your work as you develop your technical expertise, you will receive training across a range of soft skill, including; effective presenting, negotiation and collaboration skills and managing yourself. These skills will help you become a well-rounded and valuable member of any professional team.
Building your network and your reputation amongst other leaders and graduates in the organisation is very important. We offer networking opportunities to help raise your profile and your career.
Interested in our Advance Program?