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• Starts May 19

Environmental Engineering Intern - Summer 2024

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WSP in the U.S.

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🚀 Summer Internship

Costa Mesa +3

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  • You must be actively enrolled in a relevant undergraduate program, demonstrate interest in environmental remediation, possess strong communication skills, follow safety protocols, have technical proficiency, and be authorized to work in the US. Advanced degrees and previous internship experience are preferred.
  • You will support environmental engineering tasks, assist with project research, design calculations, and documentation, and uphold ethical and technical standards. Travel may be required and training will be provided.

Summer Internship

Science, EngineeringCosta Mesa, San Diego, San Jose, Oakland


  • Our Site Investigation & Remediation Team is seeking an Environmental Engineering Intern - Summer 2024 to work out of our Roseville, CA, Rancho Cordova, CA, Costa Mesa, CA, Oakland, CA, San Jose, CA or San Diego, 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 Environmental Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or Geologic Engineering, or related, Undergraduate program.
  • Demonstrated interest in environmental remediation, 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.
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Actively enrolled in an accredited Environmental Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or Geologic 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 Environmental 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.
  • 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.
  • 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


Costa Mesa, San Diego, San Jose, Oakland