Golder Associates Engineer Intern Job in Sacramento, California

Engineer Intern

Location: US-CA-Sacramento

Job ID: 2017-12775

Area of Interest: EN - Geotechnical Engineering, Soil and Rock Mechanics

Job Type: Temporary

# of Positions: 1

Education (Minimum): High School Diploma

Posted Date: 2/13/2017

Experience (Years): 0

SLP: J2WCIVILCONST, J2WGEOTECH

Job Responsibilities:

Golder Associates is a respected, employee-owned, global company providing consulting, design, and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment, and the related areas of energy. From 165 offices worldwide, our more than 6,000 employees work with clients to manage their environmental and engineering activities in a technically sound, economically viable, and socially responsible manner.

Golder Associates Inc. is currently seeking an Engineering Intern to work for the summer months, as part of a team on civil and geotechnical engineering projects for our Roseville, California office. Golder's global network of offices allows for many opportunities to work on complex and technically challenging projects locally and around the world.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Conduct field investigations,

  • Provide field monitoring and testing for construction projects,

  • Perform engineering calculations, and aid in the preparation of reports.

Job Requirements:

Qualifications:

  • Candidates should have or be pursuing a BS in Civil/Geotechnical Engineering and have a positive attitude and strong desire to learn;

  • The willingness and ability to travel within California for some field assignments;

  • Proficiency in MS Office suite of programs (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint);

  • Possess a strong work ethic working on challenging projects;

  • Candidates possessing a working knowledge of geotechnical engineering software and AutoCAD preferred

Desirable skills include:

Geotechnical laboratory testing experience, field logging and sampling, and experience with geotechnical engineering analyses. While not required, training or experience in the following areas is considered a plus: AutoCAD, database management and geographic information systems (GIS). A willingness to perform a wide variety of assignments on short notice is valuable and candidates should have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Candidates must also have work authorization to perform work in the U.S. and possess a valid driver’s license. A pre-employment physical including drug screen and background check must be passed.

Local candidates preferred, no relocation provided.

Golder Associates Statement:

Golder Associates Inc. is a drug free employer and undertakes drug and alcohol testing as allowed by law and pursuant to its Drug Free Workplace Policy. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.