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Traffic Intern - 2020

Salt Lake City, UT 84111
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Be involved in projects with our Traffic Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
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 a Traffic Intern for our Salt Lake City, Utah office on either a Full-Time or Part-Time basis.
Duties and Responsibilities:
* Assist with traffic analysis and recommendations for safety and operational intersection improvements
* Designing intersections, bike facilities and traffic signals using CADD software
* Perform field visits to assist with data collection and developing inventories
* Preparing quantity summaries and cost estimates for transportation projects
* Writing technical reports summarizing traffic engineering improvements
* Working with signal timing databases to remotely monitor and improve signal operations
* Developing graphics, plans, presentations, and other deliverables for demonstration to our clients and the public
* Gathering information on external projects for coordination with ongoing internal projects
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.


Minimum Qualifications:
*Current standing as a Rising Sophomore, Junior, Senior or Graduate student actively enrolled in an accredited Civil Engineering Undergraduate or Graduate program
*Prior internship experience, leadership experience, or relevant coursework
*Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
*Strong technical writing, analytical and communication skills
*Detail-oriented with an emphasis on quality work products
*The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.
Preferred Qualifications
* Local candidates preferred.
* Prior experience or internship in civil, transportation, or traffic engineering
* Prior experience with local policies, standards, and practices
* Microstation proficiency
* Familiarity with Software: Synchro, SimTraffic, HCS, ArcGIS
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
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.
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? 
WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.


Posted: 2019-09-05 Expires: 2020-03-14

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