WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff Environmental Intern - 2019 (ID# 39370) in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Environmental Intern - 2019 (ID# 39370) Minneapolis, MN

Category: Environmental

Job Type: Intern

Minimum Experience: 0

Required Education: Bachelor's Degree In Progress

Job Description

Be involved in projects with our Water & Environment Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.

At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!

WSP is currently initiating a search for an Environmental Intern for our Minneapolis, MN office.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Synthesize large amounts of information contained in regulatory files, environmental permits, and other environmental documentation.

  • Assist with conducting environmental due diligence assessments.

  • Assist in the preparation of Health and Safety Plans (HASPs).

  • Observe the collection of environmental media samples including soil, sediment, groundwater, and air using appropriate technologies.

  • Tabulate and analyze data using Microsoft Excel.

  • Assist in the preparation of written reports.

  • Assist more experienced staff in broader related activities.

  • Perform routine project planning activities.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.

Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

  • CURRENT standing as a Junior/ Senior student actively enrolled in an accredited Engineering (or related) Undergraduate or Graduate Program.

  • Must be a university student in good standing working towards a degree in Geology, Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, or Natural Resources related field within an accredited program

  • Must have completed at least two years of post-secondary education.

  • Valid US driver’s license.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous internship experience.

  • Experience in ArcGIS.

  • Working knowledge and understanding of federal and state regulations applicable to environmental site investigation and remediation projects.

About WSP USA

WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa

WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.

At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started?

WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.

Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity