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Stantec Civil Water Resources Engineering Intern (Winter and Summer 2022) in Chicago, Illinois

Civil Water Resources Engineering Intern (Winter and Summer 2022) - ( 210001ZM )

Description

Many of the world’s top engineers and scientists come together in our Water business because they view a community’s interaction with water a bit differently—as a single holistic system, rather than unconnected networks divided by jurisdictional boundaries. Working throughout the hydrologic cycle, we are delivering sustainable solutions to make sure water is where it should be and available when needed. Our experts guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. Every day, we help communities improve, reuse, and protect this precious resource for future generations. By 2025 we’re hiring 2,000 people (like you) to join our team. Grow with us, H2O+U.

Your Opportunity

As an Intern based in our Cincinnati, OH office, you will work in a team environment and have exposure to water resources related projects. Our projects involve flood protection and risk reduction, dams and river diversions, land development, stream restoration, and other aspects of civil engineering. Candidates should be highly motivated and dependable students who are taking or have taken water resources and other civil engineering courses. This is a terrific opportunity for a college student to support a number of exciting local and national projects. This role is set to commence in January 2022.

Your Key Responsibilities

Candidate will assist engineering and administrative staff with such tasks as:

  • Setting up and running hydraulic and hydrologic models

  • Preparing spreadsheets, and graphs, and figures for design reports

  • Assisting with field work for data collection, site inspections and observations

  • Building surface models in AutoCAD Civil3D

Internship is with the local Water Resources group, but there may be opportunities to assist in other disciplines in the office such as Geotechnical, Transportation, and Environmental Services.

Qualifications

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

  • Desired software applications include: AutoCAD Civil 3D and ArcMap/GIS, HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, SWMM.

  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills

  • Must have good organizational skills, be reliable, detail orientated and capable of working independently on assigned tasks

  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and take direction

Education and Experience

  • Must be a college student candidate for Civil and/or Environmental Engineering degree or other technical discipline

  • Valid driver’s license required

  • Previous internship or co-op experience in similar type work a plus

Typical office environment working with computers and working at a desk for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Primary Location : United States-Ohio-Cincinnati

Other Locations : United States-Ohio-Columbus, United States-Illinois-Chicago, United States-Ohio-Toledo, United States-Ohio-Cleveland, United States-Minnesota-Minneapolis, United States-Michigan-Ann Arbor

Job : Co-op/Summer/Intern Student

Organization : BC-1734 Water-US North Central

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Entry Level

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Aug 20, 2021, 2:11:26 PM

Req ID: 210001ZM

Vaccine Policy: Beginning December 8, 2021, Stantec requires North America employees in many positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 except those for whom a reasonable accommodation has been granted because a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, as required by law.

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