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Stantec Civil Intern in New Orleans, Louisiana

At Stantec, we approach every water and natural resource project we undertake—whether at the local, regional, or watershed level— thoughtfully, and execute it with excellence across all project phases. We partner with our clients to design fit-for-purpose solutions that address their communities’ unique needs throughout the water infrastructure lifecycle. Our experts lead their fields and guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. We’re a place where you can apply your passion and collaborate with top talent on work that’s critical to our clients, our communities, and the industry at large.

Your Opportunity

Stantec's multi-disciplinary office in New Orleans, LA has an opportunity for a highly motivated Civil/Environmental Engineering Intern. This is a paid internship position with full-time hours during the summer.

Your Key Benefits

  • An internship opportunity is the singular best way to discover if a career pathway is right for the candidate.

  • An opportunity to apply classroom learning to a real-world environment.

  • An opportunity to seek out new experiences.

  • A chance to make a meaningful contribution to an organization through quality work for our clients in all aspects of project work – planning, design, and construction.

  • A resume builder – Stantec experience sets a new graduate apart from the “rest”.

  • Discipline mentorship/shadowing with acting professionals – Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Structural, Process and Project Management.

  • Professional coaching to grow your career: resume writing, public speaking, work approaches, communications, and interviewing

Your Key Responsibilities

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

  • Applying formulas to routine calculations

  • Preparing spreadsheets and graphs for engineers

  • Assisting with site inspections and observations

  • Performing AutoCAD work, and researching materials and manufacturer equipment

Will also assist with report preparation and routine office tasks such as photocopying and collating drawing. May possibly include some fieldwork assisting with data gathering for various projects

Your Capabilities and Credentials

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

  • Desired software applications include AutoCAD and ArcView/GIS.

  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.

  • Must have good organizational skills, be reliable, detail orientated and capable of taking initiative.

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

  • Knowledge of state and federal regulations, policies, and programs are a plus.

Education and Experience

  • Must be a college student candidate for Civil and/or Environmental Engineering degree.

  • Valid driver’s license required.

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA. This GPA must be maintained throughout the internship.

  • Experience working with public agencies and/or municipal government a plus.

  • 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.

Job: Co-op/Summer/Intern Student

Primary Location: United States-Louisiana-New Orleans

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 210000KM

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans