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Highway Intern

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HDR

19d ago

  • Internship
    Full-time
    Off-cycle Internship
  • Engineering
  • Santa Ana

AI generated summary

  • You must be enrolled in an engineering program, attentive to detail, and possess strong problem-solving skills. Strong communication and Microsoft Office skills are essential, with preference given to local candidates and those with experience in software packages related to the field.
  • You will provide project engineering support for transportation projects in Southern California, work on detailed design, report creation, and collaborate with project engineers. Gain real-world experience and mentorship while applying engineering techniques and procedures.

Requirements

  • Required Qualifications:
  • Must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate Engineering program with anticipated graduation date within 6 months
  • Attention to detail a must
  • Must possess strong problem-solving and communication skills
  • Basic Microsoft Office skills
  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Prefer 2 years completed toward degree with a minimum of 3.0 GPA
  • Demonstrated knowledge of software packages related to field of study/industry
  • Experience with MicroStation, InRoads, AutoCAD and Civil 3D preferred
  • Preference will be given to local candidates

Responsibilities

  • In the role of Highway Intern, we'll count on you to:
  • Provide project engineering/project delivery supports with a focus on transportation projects and public transportation clients throughout the Southern California Region
  • Anticipated work tasks may include; Work on a team with other project engineers on the detailed design of urban and rural roadway projects.
  • Provide assistance with the creation and submission of technical reports, specifications and calculations.
  • Offer real-world experience on exciting projects
  • Connect with recent college graduates and our company leaders through mentoring and young professional's programs
  • Apply standard engineering techniques and procedures
  • Perform assignments under the direct supervision of a professional or Project Manager
  • Perform other duties as needed

FAQs

What are the primary responsibilities of a Highway Intern?

The primary responsibilities of a Highway Intern include providing project engineering/project delivery supports for transportation projects in the Southern California Region, working on detailed design of roadway projects, assisting with technical reports and calculations, gaining real-world experience on projects, and connecting with mentors and company leaders.

What are the required qualifications for a Highway Intern?

To qualify as a Highway Intern, you must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate Engineering program with an anticipated graduation date within 6 months, possess strong problem-solving and communication skills, have basic Microsoft Office skills, and have an attitude of being an active participant in our employee-owned culture. Attention to detail and excellent oral and written communication skills are also necessary.

What are the preferred qualifications for a Highway Intern?

Preferred qualifications for a Highway Intern include having completed at least 2 years towards a degree with a minimum GPA of 3.0, demonstrated knowledge of software packages related to the industry, experience with software such as MicroStation, InRoads, AutoCAD, and Civil 3D, and being a local candidate in the Southern California Region.

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Mission & Purpose

HDR is an employee-owned design firm specializing in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. We’re ranked No. 6 among the world’s design firms and we’re the largest healthcare design firm. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other’s contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.