Wenck & Associates Inc Internship - Water Services in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Wenck Associates, Inc. is a leading engineering & consulting firm, dedicated to providing innovative solutions through our strategic engineering, environmental, and consulting services. Originally founded in Minnesota in 1985, our engineering coverage spans throughout the U.S., including multiple offices throughout North Dakota, Georgia and Wyoming. We provide industries and local, state and federal agencies a full spectrum of services related to infrastructure, water, air, land, waste, and industrial processes. Wenck is known for delighting our clients by being responsive, reliable, and proactive, thereby adding the most value possible to your business or organization. As an intern in the Water Service group, you can expect to carry out a variety of different tasks related to water supply, wastewater and water resource management. The Water Services group scope of services includes water supply investigation, wastewater, water resource planning, hydrologic/hydraulic/water quality modeling, environmental review, facility operations and maintenance, monitoring and reporting, stormwater permitting, field investigations and construction documents, and construction management. Tasks may include, but are not limited to: construction observation, QA/QC, surveying, drafting, soil and water sampling, computer modeling, data entry, assistance with preparation of construction plans and specifications, and communicating with clients. The wide variety of tasks you ll be involved in makes every day interesting by expanding your knowledge as you gain field and office experience. Our company prides itself on providing employees a workplace that allows them to thrive in addition to an excellent compensation and benefit package; we are always looking for qualified personnel. Qualifications: Currently pursuing or graduated with a minimum of a four year Bachelor s degree in Civil Engineering, environmental science, or related field from an ABET accredited university. Experience with software programs including HydroCAD, AutoCAD, Civil3D, GIS, and the Microsoft suite of softwate (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.). Relative office or field experience. Examples: Construction, Surveying, Field Sampling, Drafting, etc. Strong communication skills. Customer service experience/skills are desired. Responsibilities: At Wenck, the responsibility of our interns is to first and foremost respect and assist our clients by being responsive and reliable employees. Second, safety is a main priority at Wenck. Safe practices in the field and office are required by not only our interns, but by each and every employee. Lastly, as an intern, you are responsible to continually ask questions and grow as an engineer. Our employees will gladly answer any questions you have and will make sure your time with Wenck is an enjoyable and rewarding experience. Responsibilities will vary dependent on workload and current projects for the duration of the internship. At times our interns are asked to complete tasks indirectly related to serving our customers such as transporting equipment/tools between job sites, running samples to the appropriate laboratory, or delivering vehicles/equipment for maintenance and general office assistance. Salary: Commensurate with education, training, and experience. Equal opportunity employer. This company considers candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.