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• Starts May 19

Civil Engineering Intern - Summer 2024

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WSP in the U.S.

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🚀 Summer Internship

Los Angeles +1

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  • You should be actively enrolled in a Civil Engineering program, have strong communication skills, follow safety policies, and be authorized to work in the US. Preferred qualifications include being in a Master's or PhD program and having prior internship experience.
  • You will support various engineering tasks, learn Civil Engineering principles, assist with research, field work, and design calculations, prepare final design plans, collect project documentation, undergo training, make ethical decisions, and travel occasionally.

Summer Internship

EngineeringLos Angeles, Costa Mesa


  • Our Civil, Ground Engineering, & Materials Team is seeking a Civil Engineering Intern - Summer 2024 to work out of our Roseville, CA or Costa Mesa, CA office. This temporary position is seeking individuals currently enrolled in an Undergraduate or Graduate degree program with an anticipated graduation date of August 2024 or later.
  • This 12 week internship will be part of the WSP Summer Internship Program that is scheduled to start on May 20th, 2024. The individual start date of the internship is flexible to accommodate the UC Quarter system as needed.


  • Actively enrolled in an accredited Civil Engineering, or related, Undergraduate program.
  • Demonstrated interest in Civil Engineering, or related field, and have a strong desire to advance skills related to WSP’s work and projects.
  • Competent interpersonal and communication skills when interacting with others, expressing ideas effectively and professionally to an engineering and non-engineering audience.
  • Capable of taking direction from leadership, mentors, and managers to executive projects.
  • Basic proficiency with technical writing, office automation, software, spreadsheets, technology, and tools.
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies.
  • Authorization to work in the United States at the start of the internship.
  • Must successfully complete and pass WSP’s Motor Vehicle screening.
  • This role is subject to a client-mandated drug/alcohol testing policy. As such, employee may be subject to random drug/alcohol tests. A copy of this policy will be provided during employee onboarding and is available upon applicant request.
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Actively enrolled in an accredited Civil Engineering or related, Masters or PhD program.
  • Prior internship and leadership involvement on campus.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities



  • Support a variety of engineering tasks with the goal to develop technical, social, and ethical skills.
  • Learn basic principles of Civil Engineering.
  • Assist with project research, field work, and preliminary design calculations and analysis.
  • Support preparation of final design plans, special provisions, and cost estimates.
  • Assist in collecting and maintaining project documentation.
  • Complete training on assigned tasks.
  • 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.
  • Perform additional responsibilities as required by business needs.
  • Please note that there is no relocation or housing assistance associated with this internship.
  • Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
  • Occasional travel may be required depending on project-specific requirements.


Work type

Full time

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Start date

May 19, 2024


Los Angeles, Costa Mesa