Engineering Intern

internship - full time, unpaid

Schnabel Engineering Incorporated
Glen Allen, VA
Closed
Posted 62 Days ago
Schnabel Engineering Incorporated
Glen Allen, VA
internship - full time, unpaid
Posted 62 Days ago

Description

Posted on Engineering Intern Schnabel Engineering, Inc. in Glen Allen, VA, USA Schnabel Engineering, Inc. is seeking a temporary full-time intern to join our Glen Allen / Richmond, VA office in the summer of 2019 (May through August). Job Responsibilities: * Performing construction materials observations and testing (generally including testing of concrete, soil and asphalt) at local construction sites. This is the primary responsibility of this position. * Performing geotechnical testing in our Soil Laboratory * Performing concrete testing in our Materials Laboratory * Performing field engineering activities related to geotechnical engineering design (may include test boring observation, boring stakeout, well readings, etc.) Responsibilities will depend on Schnabels workload. Our professional staff will assist in developing a fundamental understanding of the Geotechnical Engineering industry. Required Skills/Experience: * Current enrollment in an ABET-accredited Civil Engineering or Geological Engineering Bachelors or Masters degree program. Candidates in programs with a focus on geotechnical engineering are preferred. * Excellent oral and written communication skills * Good organizational skills and the ability to multi-task * Detail-oriented * Ability to work with direction as part of a team * Positive attitude * Strong work ethic and a desire to learn * Desire and willingness to work outdoors * Ability to routinely lift up to 40 pounds Other Requirements: * Valid drivers license and a personal vehicle; mileage (excluding mileage for commute) will be reimbursed based on the allowable IRS rate for travel assignments * Ability to pass a background check which may include criminal history, motor vehicle record and credit check * Ability to pass a pre-employment employment drug screening About Us: For over 60 years, Schnabel Engineering, an employee-owned company, has been focused on solving problems related to the earth and environment through specialization in geotechnical, geostructural, dam and tunnel engineering. We are an Top 500 Design Firm and Top 200 Environmental Firm dedicated to excellence in client service, high quality, and value added solutions. If you have an interest in joining our team, please apply below. Visa sponsorship will not be provided for this position. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability Posted date: 11 hours ago

Skills

civil engineering, engineering design, geotechnical engineering, construction, problem solving, materials, organization, laboratory skills, validation, soil, ansys, labview, mathcad, autodesk inventor, finite element analysis

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