Arcadis USInc Construction Intern - White Plains, NY in White Plains, New York
Arcadis is currently seeking a detail oriented, well organized, dependable Engineering Intern to join our world-class firm in White Plains, NY. This internship is for Summer 2021, with the possibility of continuation for fall term or school breaks if needed. Working with Professional Engineers, the Interns will perform assignments designed to utilize and develop professional engineering skills and knowledge significant in the field of Environmental Engineering.
The Interns will work on multiple, unique assignments simultaneously and will need to possess strong organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills. The ideal candidates will be a self-motivated, team-oriented and flexible individual, ready to take on new challenges in a fast-paced environment. Projects during the summer internship will include work focusing primarily on planning, design and construction administration for many project opportunities including water, wastewater, stormwater, water management, and general infrastructure.
Technical responsibilities will include facilities planning, project design, permitting and construction administration activities, developing design reports and construction documents. Projects may involve facilities planning and design for treatment plants, pumping systems, pipelines, green infrastructure, and flood protection. Job duties could include, but are not limited to: Working on water / wastewater / stormwater treatment and conveyance including planning, process evaluations, detailed design, and construction administration.
Fieldwork could include, for example: conducting site visits, sampling, analyzing data for water quality, technology evaluations, and plant operations information, process troubleshooting and optimization, as well as condition assessments and overall performance evaluations of water/wastewater/stormwater facilities. Client facing tasks including preparation of and conducting effective presentations, participation in client meetings and field interaction with clients and subcontractors. Exercises judgment on details of work and in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives.
- Pursuing a BS in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or related degree.
- Prior internship experience.
Why Choose Arcadis?
Arcadis is the leading global design and consulting firm for natural and built assets, and we invite you to join us in partnering with our clients to deliver truly exceptional and sustainable outcomes. Contribute to the world's most high-profile and transformative projects, from shopping centers in Shanghai and improved traffic flow in Atlanta to state-of-the-art rail systems in Doha, coastal defenses for Manhattan and cleaner air in Los Angeles. Work alongside the industry's foremost thought leaders and accomplished professionals, generating effective, real-world results. We are Arcadis: 27, 000 people in more than 70 countries, creating value by applying our collective wisdom to every challenge. Our culture is collaborative, we believe in diversity and the power of global teamwork, and we own the responsibility to sustain the Earth and its people in a safe and balanced way. Arcadis. Improving quality of life.
Water is the world's most critical resource. At Arcadis, we work tirelessly to help protect this natural resource, focusing on the entire water cycle. From source to tap, managing rivers and coast zones, urban and rural water supply, and issues related to climate change and rising sea levels, our specialists, engineers and scientists help address all of the challenges facing water. Using cutting-edge technologies, collaborating to develop innovative solutions and tapping into global learning development resources, we are uniquely positioned to provide safe and secure water services that support the demand of a rapidly changing world. Join our team to start improving quality of life today.
We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. We are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by law.
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