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WSP USA Summer 2022 Bridge Inspection Intern in Valhalla, New York

Summer 2022 Bridge Inspection Intern

Req ID 2124

Summer 2022 Bridge Inspection Intern

Who We Are

At WSP, we are driven by inspiring future-ready pioneers to innovate. We’re looking to grow our teams with people who are ready to collaborate in building communities and expanding our skylines. To do this, we hire candidates of all backgrounds. That’s why here at WSP, inclusion, diversity, equity and belonging are core principles. Anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!

This Opportunity

WSP is currently initiating a search for a Summer 2022 Bridge Inspection Intern for our Valhalla, NY office. The following locations will also be considered: New York, NY and Goshen, NY . Be involved in projects with our Transportation and Infrastructure Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.

Your Impact

  • Contribute to NYSDOT Biennial Bridge Inspection.

  • Support a variety of engineering tasks with the goal to develop technical, social, and ethical skills.

  • Learn basic principles of Civil Engineering and become familiar NBIS inspection methods.

  • Assist an inspection team in the field inspection of bridge structures.

  • Write technical reports and document inspection findings.

  • Take and record detailed field measurements.

  • Coordinate equipment and inspection schedules of various teams.

  • Complete training on assigned tasks.

  • Perform additional responsibilities as required by business needs.

  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct, and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures.

  • Please note that there is no relocation or housing assistance associated with this internship.

Who You Are

Required Qualifications

  • Current standing as a Rising Sophomore, Junior, Senior or Graduate student actively enrolled in an accredited Civil or Structural Engineering Undergraduate or Graduate program.

  • Prior related internship experience, leadership experience, or relevant coursework.

  • Experience with Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

  • Strong technical writing, analytical and communication skills.

  • Detail-oriented with an emphasis on quality work products.

  • The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.

  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Current standing as a Rising Senior or Graduate student actively enrolled in an accredited Civil or Structural Engineering Undergraduate or Graduate program.

  • Experience using AutoCAD and/or Microstation software.

  • Structural or bridge course background.

  • Prior field work experience.

  • Local candidates preferred. Please note that there is no relocation or housing assistance associated with this internship.

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Additional Requirements

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

Additional Details

  • Required Education: High School Diploma / GED

  • Minimum Years Experience: 0 years

  • Travel Required: N/A - No travel required

  • Job Status: Intern

  • Employee Type: Full

  • Primary Location: VALHALLA - SUMMIT LAKE DR

  • All locations: US-NY-Goshen, US-NY-New York, US-NY-Valhalla

About WSP

WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of WSP, 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 buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment markets. With more than 12,000 employees in over 200 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com

WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings 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 essential in meeting client objectives, goals and challenges. Are you ready to get started?

WSP USA (and all of its U.S. companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status.

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

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