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🚀 Internship

Environmental Planning Intern - Summer 2024

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20d ago

🚀 Summer Internship

Washington, DC +2

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  • Actively enrolled in an accredited environmental planning or related undergraduate program. Strong interest in the field and desire to advance skills. Effective communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to take direction and work on projects. Proficient in technical writing and office automation. Prior experience with AutoCAD and Microstation preferred. Must be authorized to work in the United States.
  • The environmental planning intern at WSP will support engineering tasks, learn basic principles of environmental planning, assist with research and analysis, prepare design plans, maintain project documentation, and adhere to ethical conduct and company policies.

Summer Internship

ScienceWashington, DC, Philadelphia, Boston


  • Our Federal Team is seeking an Environmental Planning Intern - Summer 2024 to work out of our Boston, Washington, Virginia, Tacoma, etc. 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 may be flexible.


  • Actively enrolled in an accredited Environmental Planning or related Undergraduate program.
  • Demonstrated interest in Environmental Planning 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:
  • Experience using AutoCAD and Microstation
  • 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 Planning.
  • 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.


Work type

Full time

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Washington, DC, Philadelphia, Boston