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Survey/Geospatial Intern - Albany

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Colliers

1mo ago

🚀 Summer Internship

Albany

AI generated summary

  • The candidate must be pursuing a degree in Land Surveying, Geomatics, CADD, or Civil Engineering, have reliable transportation, a basic understanding of AutoCAD, strong communication and problem-solving skills, the ability to work in a high-paced environment, computer literacy, physical capability to carry equipment and work outdoors in all weather conditions.
  • Assist in transforming field collected electronic files into CAD drawings, work on survey/civil base maps, perform field surveys with a crew, handle office duties, calculations, data checks, and staking computations, cut and remove brush for line of sight, collaborate with engineers to meet project deadlines, network with professionals, develop communication skills, and gain real-life consulting experience.

Summer Internship

Construction & Surveying, EngineeringAlbany

Description

  • We are seeking a highly-motivated intern to join our Survey Discipline in our Albany, NY office.

Requirements

  • Pursuing an Associate's or Bachelor’s degree in Land Surveying, Geomatics, CADD, Engineering Technologies, or Civil Engineering.
  • Must have reliable transportation to the office/field.
  • Basic understanding of AutoCAD preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Possess solid problem-solving skills.
  • Must be able to work in a high-paced environment.
  • Strong computer literacy, to include MS Office.
  • Be able to carry up to forty pounds of equipment up flights of stairs.
  • Be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions.

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Undergraduate

Area of Responsibilities

Construction & Surveying
Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Assist technical staff on day-to-day projects in their respective discipline.
  • Transform field collected electronic files into Autodesk Civil 3D (CAD) produced drawings.
  • Work with more senior staff to produce ALTA, Boundary, Topographic Surveys, As-Built drawings, maps, Specific Purpose Surveys, Plot plans and Subdivision Record Plats by using Autodesk Civil 3D (CAD).
  • Reduce field notes from field collected data into survey/civil grade base maps.
  • Will also work in the field on control, topographic surveys, and pipeline surveys as Instrument Man of a one, two or three-person field crew.
  • May also perform some office duties, including data reduction, field note reduction, calculations, data checks and staking computations using survey computer programs and AutoCAD.
  • Cut and remove brush and undergrowth for line of sight.
  • Performs mathematical calculations and field checking of field data.
  • Reads and understands plans and specifications.
  • Work alongside junior and senior level engineers to execute project deadlines.
  • Network with current Colliers Engineering & Design professionals and gain real-life experience in consulting.
  • In addition to the work-centered program, we also offer robust internship programming, which includes opportunities to work with other interns, learn about other areas of the business, and develop valuable communication skills and networking connections.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Albany