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Geotechnical Engineering Intern / Co-op - Fall 2024

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Chicago

AI generated summary

  • The candidate must be a Civil or Geotechnical Engineering student with a 3.0 GPA, proficiency in AutoCAD and Microsoft Office, strong communication skills, attention to detail, ability to work independently and in a team, and access to reliable transportation for job site visits.
  • The Geotechnical Engineering Intern/Co-op will assist with field investigations, monitor construction activities, solve problems, prepare logs and reports, conduct file reviews, perform calculations and analyses, and create exhibit plans using AutoCAD.

Off-cycle Internship

EngineeringChicago

Description

  • Langan is seeking a Geotechnical Engineering Intern / Co-op to join its collaborative team in Chicago, IL. This individual will serve a key function in providing assistance with technical aspects of diverse geotechnical projects, both small and large scale. In this role, you will have the opportunity to partner directly with geotechnical leadership and gain exposure to site feasibility studies which may involve field work, technical report preparation and calculations, pre-construction conditions documentation, design plans and specifications.

Requirements

  • A student actively pursuing a 4-year or advanced degree in Civil or Geotechnical Engineering; Geotechnical coursework preferred;
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater is preferred;
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD and Microsoft Office Suite applications;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical, multitasking, and judgment capabilities;
  • Ability to effectively work independently and in a team environment; and
  • Possess reliable transportation to access job site visits and a valid driver’s license in good standing.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Assist with the planning and execution of field investigations, including logging borings and test pits, collecting samples, performing field tests, and collecting and recording data;
  • Observe foundation and earthwork construction activities; monitor conformance with the construction documents (plans and specifications);
  • Identify and implement solutions to field and/or laboratory problems;
  • Prepare standard logs and field forms, including drilling and test pit logs, field investigation dailies, and chain of custody logs;
  • Conduct file reviews, site reconnaissance, and document searches;
  • Perform calculations and learn to perform engineering analyses; learn geotechnical engineering software;
  • Prepare report exhibits, figures, and plans using AutoCAD;
  • Prepare reports, documenting field investigations and analytical results; and
  • Perform other duties as requested.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Chicago