Why Choose HNTB?For more than a century, HNTB has helped deliver infrastructure solutions that best meet the unique needs of our clients. With client relationships spanning decades, we understand infrastructure life cycles and have the perspective to solve technical challenges with clarity and imagination. We are far more than a design firm. We see and help address far-reaching issues of financing, legislation, design, construction, community outreach and ongoing operations. As employee-owners committed to the highest levels of performance, we enable clients to achieve their goals and inspiring visions. At HNTB, we\u2019re encouraged to go beyond discovering mere solutions that will impact our very landscape. We are encouraged to ask, \u201cWhat if?\u201d Our HNTB family fosters an inventive and resourceful commitment to finding unique answers to complex problems. We believe that the act of wondering sparks creativity. We will work to foster your creativity, career and personal growth. Come join HNTB and unleash your spark of imagination. For you, \u201ctogether\u201d can mean the chance to put together an exciting career. At HNTB \u201ctogether\u201d also means collaborating across geographies and disciplines within the firm. And \u201ctogether\u201d means that we are partners with our clients. Our goals are linked, and their success is our success. \u201cTogether\u201d means that we are engaged in the communities we serve \u2014 we live there \u2014 and are committed to their growth and development.
Our Houston, TX office has a great intern opportunity for a civil engineering student in our Transportation Group for the summer of 2018! This is a full-time position requiring 40 hours per week.
HNTB does NOT pay for housing or relocation for this position.
Under close supervision, assists assigned department(s) and/or project(s) by performing basic engineering-related tasks which may reflect elements of standard post-secondary engineering curriculum, usually on a part-time, temporary, or co-op basis.
Assists engineer teams in various tasks and duties.
Assists Engineer with research, development and design of projects.
Assists Engineer with the preparation of engineering drawings and documents as assigned.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Additional Responsibilities- Assists in the preparation of various transportation engineering projects, including design, capacity and operations analysis. - Gathers engineering data from a variety of sources. - Identifies design criteria - Evaluates existing and proposed geometric conditions. - Participates in site visits, project investigations and project meetings. - Provides design efforts that adhere to quality and schedule requirements - Assists in preparing and reviewing engineering reports and exhibits - Assists in developing preliminary quantities and cost estimates
Basic Qualification High School Diploma/GED or equivalent plus current enrollment in an accredited post-secondary engineering program
Preferred Qualification/Skills- Current enrollment in an accredited post-secondary Civil Engineering program - Graduation date of December 2018 or later - Experience with AutoCAD and/or MicroStation - Proficient in use of MS Office, including MS Word and MS Excel - Strong interpersonal and communication skills - Analytical skills with emphasis in systems approach to problem solving
General Work Conditions Office Environment: Work is generally performed in an office environment in which there is only minimal exposure to potentially unpleasant working conditions. Incumbent must have the ability to stand and sit frequently, and reach horizontally as well as vertically for overhead use.
HNTB Corporation is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran. The HNTB Companies are an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, marital status, genetic information, citizenship status, or other status protected by law. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law). We will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individual with a disability where appropriate.
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HNTB Corporation is an employee-owned infrastructure solutions firm serving public and private owners and construction contractors. With nearly a century of service, HNTB understands the life cycle of infrastructure and addresses clients’ most complex technical, financial and operational challenges. Professionals nationwide deliver a full range of infrastructure-related services, including award-winning planning, design, program delivery and construction management.