Logo of Huzzle


Water Engineer/Intern - Rochester

Logo of Arcadis


1mo ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship


AI generated summary

  • You must be pursuing a degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering, local to Rochester, have prior internship experience, and be an upperclassman or Masters student.
  • You will work on planning, design, construction admin, site visits, sample collection, data analysis, optimization, client interaction, and more for water projects. Organizational, problem-solving, and communication skills are key.

Off-cycle Internship

Engineering, SustainabilityRochester


  • Arcadis' Water Business Line is currently searching for interns to join our offices in Rochester, NY in AUGUST/SEPTEMBER 2024!
  • The primary focus for this internship will be planning, design and construction administration for many project opportunities including: water, wastewater, stormwater and water management. Technical responsibilities will include; facilities planning, project design, permitting and construction administration activities as well as developing design reports and construction documents. Projects can involve facilities planning and design for treatment plants, pumping systems, pipelines, green infrastructure and flood protection.
  • As a part of the design and engineering teams, you'll help to create some of the world’s most iconic and ground-breaking structures and spaces that transform the world around us, from making journeys easier to opening up public places that bring people together. 


  • Required Qualifications:
  • Pursuing a degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering or closely related field.
  • Local candidates given preference – relocation assistance not available for this position.
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Prior internship experience.
  • Upperclassmen or Masters students preferred.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities



  • As a Water Engineer Intern, you will have the opportunity to work on various aspects of water/wastewater/stormwater treatment and conveyance projects. This will include involvement in planning, process evaluations, detailed design, and construction administration. Your role may also require fieldwork such as conducting site visits, observing construction activities, collecting samples, analyzing water quality data, evaluating technologies and plant operations, troubleshooting processes, and optimizing operations.
  • Additionally, you will be responsible for conducting condition assessments and overall performance evaluations of water/wastewater/stormwater facilities. Strong communication skills (both oral and written) are essential in this role as you will be working closely with staff and clients. You will also need to demonstrate client-facing skills including preparing and delivering effective presentations, participating in client meetings, and interacting with clients and subcontractors in the field.
  • In addition to the responsibilities mentioned above, you will also be accountable for:
  • Ability to work on multiple, unique assignments simultaneously, as well as strong organizational, analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Self-motivated, team-oriented and flexible individual must possess the initiative and ability to take on new projects and other challenges regularly.
  • Exercise judgment on details of work and in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives.


Work type

Full time

Work mode