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Intern - Dallas

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Terracon

30d ago

  • Internship
    Full-time
    Off-cycle Internship
  • Science
  • Dallas

AI generated summary

  • You need a high school diploma and be enrolled in a science-related BS degree with less than one year left to complete. A background in environmental, safety, engineering, chemistry, biology, or geology is ideal.
  • You will assist with sampling, testing, and equipment setup, as well as transporting materials and providing support to field and lab personnel. Gradually take on more responsibility as you gain training and experience.

Requirements

  • High school diploma and BS degree in progress in a science or related field (environmental, safety, engineering, chemistry, biology, geology). The ideal candidate will have less than one year remaining to complete their BS degree.

Responsibilities

  • Performs sampling or testing as directed.
  • Provides assistance to other field and/or laboratory personnel
  • Transports equipment, specimens or documents to field personnel, laboratory, clients or other offices, and provides physical assistance in equipment set-up.
  • Cleans equipment, vehicles and work areas
  • Assists other technicians or professional staff on routine tasks
  • Will be placed in a progressively increased role of training and responsibility in work assignments.

Engineering consulting firm with more than 5,000 employees and 175 locations serving all 50 states.

Engineering
Industry
5001-10,000
Employees
1965
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

Terracon is a 100 percent employee-owned consulting engineering firm providing quality services to clients. Since 1965, Terracon has evolved into a successful multi-discipline firm specializing in environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services. Terracon has achieved significant expansion through both internal growth and acquisitions. Terracon currently has more than 6,000 employees in more than 175 locations nationwide. Additionally, we partner with our U.S. clients to serve their international needs. Terracon’s growth is due to dedicated employees who are responsive to clients, provide quality services, and take advantage of opportunities in the marketplace. Terracon provides services on thousands of projects each year. Our culture, systems, and structure enable us to excel at both small and large projects. By combining our national resources with specific local area expertise, we consistently overcome obstacles and deliver the results our clients expect. Terracon serves a diverse portfolio of private and public clients. By being responsive, resourceful, and reliable, we strive to exceed our clients’ expectations for service, solutions, quality, and speed of delivery. Based on a deep understanding of our clients’ needs, our commitment is centered around these key objectives.