Civil Engineer Intern (Utilities)
Atkins has the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.
Atkins seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Houston, TX Utilities and Engineering Group as a Civil Engineering Intern.
Under supervision, performs a variety of routine technical tasks to assist technicians, engineers, planners, architects, surveyors or scientists working in transportation, development, environmental, land surveying or other technical services of the company.
Note: This classification is used for college students who are enrolled in a related technical Bachelor's degree program at a Junior or Senior academic level and are hired for temporary work during their summer or other school break.
- Gathers, logs and summarizes field notes or other data to be used by technicians or professionals in technical studies or projects.
- Establishes and maintains records or files of technical data or documents.
- Performs mathematical calculations.
- Performs various routine drafting and CAD assignments.
- Assists in the preparation of graphic displays and presentation materials.
- Performs such other duties as the supervisor may from time to time deem necessary
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
- High school plus two years of specialized training such as is obtained in vocational or technical school, or completion of an Associate's degree program in a related technical field, or completion of the first two years in a four-year college or university technical program.
- No experience is required with a related Associate's degree or its equivalent; two years of related experience is required without such formal training.
- Job requires knowledge of testing concepts, tools, and methodologies; strong technical and interpersonal skills; solid writing, analytical and problem solving skills.
- Ability to supervise others, provide leadership, and manage project production.
- Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and motivate professional staff.
- Ability to communicate technical concepts to technical and non-technical audiences.
- Ability to work effectively with managers and system users to assess needs and analyze problems.
- Math skills and drafting/CAD ability are generally desired.
- Computer skills required to enter data in spreadsheets or databases.
Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.
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