1+ months

Aviation Intern- Summer 2020

Kansas City, MO 64105
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Be involved in projects with our Aviation Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
Aviation professionals, backed by extensive multidisciplinary resources, participate in the development and improvement of airside, terminal, and landside facilities, as well as the structures and facilities that support airport operations, including central utility plants, parking garages, and transportation infrastructure.
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
WSP is currently initiating a search for an Aviation Intern for our Kansas City, MO office.
Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Construction Inspection on Aviation-related (airport) improvement projects.
  • Monitoring contractor construction techniques; measuring and recording quantities usage.
  • Interaction with client, fellow engineering/inspection personnel, and contractor personnel.
  • Monitoring and recording daily activities of the contractor.
  • Observing/monitoring construction materials testing procedures performed by others.
Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.


<div>Minimum Qualifications:</div> <ul> <li>Current standing as a Rising Sophomore, Junior, Senior or Graduate student actively enrolled in an accredited *Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Environmental* Engineering Undergraduate or Graduate program</li> <li>Prior internship experience, leadership experience, or relevant coursework</li> <li>Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint</li> <li>Strong technical writing, analytical and communication skills</li> <li>Detail-oriented with an emphasis on quality work products</li> <li>The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.</li> </ul> <div> </div> <div>Preferred Qualifications</div> <ul> <li>Able to work in an outdoor environment, stand and/or move about for long periods of time.</li> <li>Ability to drive pickup truck.</li> <li>Like working outdoors during summertime periods.</li> </ul> <div> </div> <div>Anticipated Projects:</div> <ul> <li> Taxiway Bravo & Charlie Reconstruction at Philip Billard Municipal Airport</li> <li> Kansas Air National Guard Ramp Repair project - Topeka Regional Airport</li> </ul> <div>Both projects are located in Topeka, Kansas.</div> <div> </div> <div>About WSP USA</div> <div> </div> <div>WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa</div> <div> </div> <div>WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.</div> <div> </div> <div>At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started? </div> <div> </div> <div>WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.</div> <div> </div> <div>The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.</div>


Posted: 2019-08-29 Expires: 2019-10-31

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