Kleinfelder has been connecting great people to the best work since 1961. We are engineers, scientists, and construction professionals providing solutions that improve our clients’ transportation, water, energy, and other private infrastructure. As a responsive, cross-disciplinary team of bright, curious, and innovative problem-solvers, we are dedicated to doing the right thing, every day, on every project from over 60 offices in the US, Canada and Australia.
Built on a foundation of excellence, Kleinfelder is committed to client-focused solutions. Through our depth of experience and thorough understanding of environmental, regulatory, economic, and civic conditions, we identify and address challenges with innovation and common-sense. Kleinfelder’s integrated, award-winning experts collaborate with clients to meet their objectives - from project inception through design and execution. Connecting great people to the best work is our purpose – together, we deliver.
Kleinfelder’s Seattle office is looking for Intern candidates who are passionate about applying their academic knowledge and gaining hands-on experience with a wide variety of geotechnical engineering projects.
Interns will be expected to perform a variety of task which may include some or most of the following:
- Continuously interact with and learn from junior and senior level technical staff;
- Assist with a variety of field assignments including exploration, sampling, testing, observation, and documentation;
- Assist in preparation of routine, well-defined evaluations, calculations, reports, drawings, designs and/or calculations and specifications under direct supervision;
- Assist with geotechnical laboratory testing;
- Assist with the administration and coordination of various projects; and,
- Write field reports, internal correspondence and sections of formal reports and proposals.
We ask that students be working towards a degree in Civil Engineering. The ideal candidate must have a background in engineering course work, the ability to provide technical support on projects, and good writing skills. Candidates that have completed applicable internships and have AutoCAD experience are preferred. Valid driver’s license and clean driving record required.
Education: High school diploma or equivalent required.
Kleinfelder is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 rules)
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