1+ months

Geotechnical Engineering Intern

New York, NY 10007
  • Job Type
Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals, and challenges. Be involved in projects with our Geotechnical & Tunneling Design Team. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion with you about joining our team for your next internship.
WSP is currently initiating a search for part time/full time Geotechnical Engineering Interns for our New York, NY office for the Spring of 2020 (from January to April 2020).
This opportunity is available for graduate students in good standing, working towards a Master’s or PhD Degree in Geotechnical and/or Structural Engineering Degree within an accredited program. The candidate will gain experience in geotechnical and tunnel engineering under direct supervision of the firm's leading engineering professionals.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Work on some of the most challenging geotechnical and underground projects in the country.
  • Assist geotechnical and tunnel engineers in a variety of tasks for projects during their proposal, design, and construction.
  • Analyze subsurface data results, prepare geotechnical memorandums, and perform engineering calculations under direct supervision of a geotechnical/tunnel engineer.
  • Collaborate on the production of contract drawings and engineering calculations using drafting and design software.
  • Review submittals, shop drawings, and Requests For Information for projects during construction.
  • Prepare and attend meetings and presentations.


<div>Experience Qualifications:</div> <ul> <li>Student actively enrolled in an accredited Engineering (or related) Graduate Program.</li> <li>Strong interest in the fields of Geotechnical Engineering and Structural Engineering.</li> <li>Flexible to do field inspection work, if opportunity presents itself.</li> <li>Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).</li> <li>Strong verbal and written communications skills.</li> </ul> <div> </div> <div>Preferred Qualifications</div> <ul> <li>Considering local candidates only.</li> <li>Please note that there is no relocation or housing assistance associated with this internship.</li> </ul> <div> </div> <div> </div> <div><strong>About WSP USA </strong></div> <div><strong> </strong></div> <div>WSP USA (formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff) is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms—WSP. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, 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. <a href="http://www.wsp.com/usa">www.wsp.com/usa</a></div> <div> </div> <div>WSP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.</div> <div> </div> <div><strong>EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender/ Minority/ Female/ Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation</strong></div>


Posted: 2019-11-02 Expires: 2020-02-06

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