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WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff Urban Planning Intern - 2019 (ID# 39838) in New York, New York

Urban Planning Intern - 2019 (ID# 39838) New York, NY

Category: Urban Planning

Job Type: Intern

Minimum Experience: 0

Required Education: Bachelor's Degree In Progress

Job Description

Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. Be involved in projects with our Planning Team. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion with you joining our team for your next internship.

WSP is currently looking for an Urban Planning Intern for our New York, NY office for the Summer of 2019.

This opportunity is available for a college student in good standing working towards a Planning/and or Urban Design Degree within an accredited program. The candidate will gain experience in our Bridge Inspection group under direct supervision of the firm's leading engineering professionals.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to a wide variety of transportation planning, environmental, and urban design assignments

  • Project research and data gathering

  • Mapping and graphic production, site reconnaissance, site analysis, zoning and regulatory analysis

  • Development of 2D maps and plans and preparation of community meeting presentation materials

Job Requirements

  • CURRENT standing as a Junior or Senior student actively enrolled in an accredited Urban Design/Planning Undergraduate Program, or actively enrolled in an accredited Graduate Program.

  • Must be motivated and have a strong desire to learn engineering skills related to civil and structural projects.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

  • Must have completed basic foundational courses including: Intro to Engineering, AutoCAD, Engineering Drafting course, and Mechanics/Statics

  • The ability to work in the United States immediately

Preferred Qualifications

  • Considering local candidates only.

  • Please note that there is no relocation or housing assistance associated with this internship

  • The successful candidate will possess a strong understanding of one or more of the following - Esri ArcGIS, Adobe Creative Suite


WSP USA (formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff) is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms—WSP. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.

WSP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender/ Minority/ Female/ Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation

WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.