We are accepting resumes for Summer Internships to begin in 2020. To Apply - please complete an online application. Please answer all questions completely. We ask that you also attach a resume, cover letter, and college transcripts for consideration.
An internship at ENGEO is more than just a summer job. ENGEO 360° is a comprehensive summer internship program designed for talented university students to explore many facets of a professional technical consulting career in a dynamic, empowering environment. We give our interns a perspective of geotechnical, geoenvironmental, hydrologic, and geologic engineering consulting. This office internship will exposes the interns to three interrelated aspects of engineering, laboratory, and field experience.
Provide a meaningful learning experience for talented students
Experience a leading engineering consulting firm
Make great contacts with a number of talented mentors
Find out what makes ENGEO unique
You will directly report to servant leader; will work with technical staff
You will be assigned a mentor
You will be asked to complete a goals and expectations sheet
You will have weekly group check-ins with other interns
Laboratory (1 week) – in one of our 4 Lab Locations - San Ramon, Lathrop, Rocklin or Valencia
GOAL: Expand understanding of construction materials properties; increase familiarity with standard testing procedures.
Work with ENGEO laboratory operations systems
Assist with laboratory tests, including:
Field (as scheduled TBD on availability)
GOAL: Observe performance and natural state of earth materials; understand how designs are implemented in field; gain appreciation for large-scale construction projects.
Attend 8-hour Nuclear Gauge Training - onsite
Perform basic tasks
Well monitoring and observation, site visits and staking, sampling, courier samples
Assist/”shadow” staff in more complex tasks
Drilling, phase I ESAs, field mapping, fault trenching
Office (Design/Analysis) – majority of the time
Goal: Put it together…Synthesize knowledge of construction materials on “micro” and “macro” scale into engineering analysis and design
Depending on knowledge base, assist technical staff in a variety of roles
Drafting, calculations, cross-sections, developing lab programs, boring logs, report preparation
As appropriate, client engagements and meetings
You are part of the family! – Events - picnics, barbecues, informal social outings
Intern workshop and team event - in the corporate office
Wrap up session
7 Tips for a Great Internship
Set 2 or 3 learning goals
Do a realistic skill assessment
Always keep your eyes and ears open
Communicate with everyone
Prepare to WOW us and knock our socks off!
Founded in 1971, ENGEO is an employee-owned firm of approximately 300+ geotechnical and civil engineers, geologists, hydrologists, water resources engineers, environmental scientists and construction-phase field representatives. ENGEO serves a diverse range of public and private clients through projects in transportation, infrastructure, water resources, geologic hazard abatement, flood control, energy, industrial development, manufacturing, critical and civic facilities, residential and mixed-use communities, urban infill, Brownfields, and transit-oriented developments. ENGEO has offices located throughout California, Nevada, New Zealand and Australia.
Learn about ENGEO’s workplace here. http://reviews.greatplacetowork.com/engeo-incorporated
Experience and Skills:
What does an ideal ENGEO Summer Intern candidate look like?
Prefer senior standing majoring in civil engineering, strong interest in geotechnical, or ideally B.S. Civil students going into Masters Geotech, Environmental or Water Resources Programs
If not a senior, it is required for students to have taken a soils introduction class
Good academic standing – ideal GPA 3.5 or higher
Access to a vehicle for the summer – field appropriate preferred
Clean 5 year driving record
Proof of vehicle insurance
Valid Driver’s License
Pass pre-employment exams – urine drug screen, back evaluation, basic physical
Ability to manage oneself – looking to be lead in a challenging and fast-paced environment.
Some who shares the ENGEO Vision, Mission and Core Values.
VISION - to be the most admired and trusted service firm in the world.
MISION - Apply cutting edge technical expertise, empower people to achieve their potential, elevate our profession.
CORE VALUES - Selfless commitment to success of others. serve beyond expectations, live with impeccable integrity, be your own boss, accountability and collaboration in all we do.