WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff Geotech/Tunnel Intern (ID# 37196) in Saint Louis, Missouri

Geotech/Tunnel Intern (ID# 37196) Saint Louis, MO

Category: Engineering

Job Type: Intern

Minimum Experience: -

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 ongoing Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) Tunnel projects and geotechnical tasks on transportation and other infrastructure projects with our Geotechnical & Tunneling Technical Excellence Center. 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 seeking an exceptional candidate for a GEOTECHNICAL & TUNNELING INTERNSHIP within our St. Louis, Missouri office for Summer 2018.

This opportunity is available for a college student in good standing working towards a degree in Civil Engineering, Mining Engineering, Engineering Geology/Geological Engineering, or Construction Management within an accredited program; the student may be pursuing a BS, MS or PhD. The candidate will gain experience in geotechnical and tunneling tasks and projects under direct supervision with some of the firm's leading engineering professionals.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Tracking and coordinating field activities for subsurface explorations for tunnels and other infrastructure projects

  • Developing subsurface data summaries and assisting in data analyses

  • Assisting in the development of subsurface profiles, data visualizations, calculations and technical memoranda relating to tunneling and other geotechnical projects

Job Requirements

Experience Qualifications:

  • CURRENT standing as a Freshmen/ Sophomore (T5 Intern I) or Junior/ Senior or graduate student (T6 Intern II) actively enrolled in an accredited Engineering (or related) Undergraduate or Graduate Program in civil engineering, engineering geology/geological engineering, mining engineering, or construction management degree.

  • Strong interest in the fields of Geotechnical Engineering and/or Tunnel Engineering

  • Flexible to perform field inspection work, if the opportunity presents itself

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

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • The selected candidate must possess the ability to work in the United States immediately

Preferred Qualifications

  • Local candidates preferred. Please note that there is no relocation or housing assistance associated with this internship.


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

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