AECOM Customer Support Specialist (Part-Time) (Remote) in Rocky Hill, Connecticut

June 10, 2024

Job Description

Company Description

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At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of over 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We’re one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Part-Time Customer Support Specialist (CSS) based in Connecticut . In this position, you will be a member of our CT rides project, which manages the statewide transportation demand management (TDM) program and the customer service for CT rail Shore Line East and Hartford Line for the Connecticut Department of Transportation: Weekend position, 7 am-6 pm, Eastern Time.

The CSS is responsible for providing accurate and timely responses to commuters and others who are seeking information and assistance related to commuter travel in Connecticut. They will also work with stakeholders to get rail service information and issue service alerts to customers.

This position will be primarily remote, but there are times when applicants will need to be in the office for required training and meetings.

Important informatio n:

  • To be considered, the candidate must be available to attend a two-week training program on weekdays.

  • This is a weekend position from 7 am-6 pm Eastern Time.

Responsibilities / Objectives :

  • Provide accurate, polite, and responsive telephone/email/web-based customer service support.

  • Develop familiarity with transportation services in Connecticut.

  • Multi-task across multiple web-based and printed sources to locate relevant transportation information.

  • Provide responses to in-bound telephone inquiries, including transferring calls to related services, when appropriate.

  • Use Live Chat program to respond to customer inquiries online.

  • Monitor multiple email accounts and provide written response to inquiries.

  • Compile and issue time-sensitive service alerts via multiple communication channels.

  • Create and provide customized commute plans based on an individual’s travel needs.

  • Conduct outbound follow-up calls to provide a second level of customer service, when appropriate.

  • Perform administrative tasks to support outreach and marketing team.

  • Communicate with transportation providers to gather and update route/schedule services.

  • Utilize CMS and other computer programs and office equipment to accomplish assigned tasks.

  • Assignments generally require knowledge of the policies, practices and procedures of the CTrides and CTrail program.


Minimum Requirements

  • HS plus two years of experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous customer service experience.

  • Experience using Microsoft office or Gsuite products.

  • Must have good communication skills.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Have good time management skills.

  • Good at multitasking.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

  • Relocation assistance is not available for this position.


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $19.00/hour – $25.00/Hour.


AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S. and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10108884

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Operations & Maintenance

Work Location Model: Remote


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