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Stantec Civil Engineering Intern in Rochester, Minnesota

Civil Engineering Intern - ( 210002AU )

Description

Strong communities do not just happen – they are built. They are creatively imagined, collaboratively planned and ready to face tomorrow with optimism. That is why at Stantec, we take our promise to design with community in mind straight to the heart of cities and towns all over the world. Whether we are bringing new life to an urban center, transforming a brownfield site into an asset or developing a new place for families to grow, we balance the needs of today with a passion for tomorrow.

Your Opportunity

Stantec is now accepting applications for Summer 2022 Civil Engineering/Construction Management interns within our Community Development Group in multiple locations throughout Minnesota (Minneapolis, St. Cloud, Rochester). As an intern, you will work in a team environment gaining practical on-the-job experience while having exposure to community development projects. Most of your time will be spent working outside on construction activities. Projects may include urban design and planning, roadways, park and recreation design, multi-use trail and pathway design, traffic engineering, landscape architecture, assessment and rehabilitation, infrastructure design, water and wastewater conveyance, and storm water management. We provide efficient solutions to our clients that are environmentally responsible, functional, and technically sound. Our structure cultivates career growth and provides opportunities as unique as you are.

Stantec is ranked in the top 10 of ENR’s Top 500 Design Firms, earned Design Firm of the Year 2021 – ENR Midwest, Employer of the Year – Women in Transportation Minnesota Chapter, named in the Top 50 Workplaces for Indigenous STEM Professionals – American Indian Science and Engineering Society, and Proud to be named the 5th most sustainable corporation in the world, 1st in North America by Corporate Knights.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Use technical and communication abilities to complete the civil component of a wide variety of projects in a dynamic design team setting

  • Preform construction observation for project compliance with project documents and engineering principals

  • Perform construction administration duties including documenting construction activities, measuring of materials, witness materials testing, review of shop drawings, and providing general project oversight

  • Complete detailed reports as required

  • Assist with construction surveying/staking as needed

  • Communicate effectively with construction and engineering staff, clients, contractors, and other project stakeholders

  • Office duties if available may include assisting with CAD drafting and design, and preparation of plans and specifications, reports, and other project deliverables.

Qualifications

Your Capabilities and Credentials

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

  • Requires understanding of basic AutoCAD, Civil 3D, and general surveying

  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills

  • Strong interest in community development engineering disciplines

  • Good organizational skills

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

  • Ability to work independently

  • Ability to work in outdoor conditions and be physically capable of navigating rugged terrain for the purpose of performing the duties outlined above.

  • Must have a vehicle, good driving record, and valid driver’s license.

  • You will be reimbursed for business-related travel.

  • Must pass a drug screen

Education and Experience

  • In progress toward earning a bachelor’s degree (minimum) in civil engineering, GIS/Survey, structural engineering, architecture, construction management or related field from a post-secondary institution.

  • Minimum Cumulative GPA: 2.8, Desired GPA 3.2

  • Specific coursework or exposure to one or more of the following is desired: planning, design, construction, architecture, infrastructure, hydrology, surveying and construction management

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

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-Minnesota-Minneapolis

Other Locations : United States-Minnesota-Rochester, United States-Minnesota-Saint Cloud

Job : Co-op/Intern Year 4

Organization : BC-1938 Community Development-US North Central

Employee Status : Temporary

Job Level : Entry Level

Travel : Yes, 10 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Sep 22, 2021, 8:12:30 AM

Req ID: 210002AU

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

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