Join a global professional services leader. We are committed to solving the world’s biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and urbanization.GHD’s Southeast Geotechnical group has an opening for a Geotechnical Engineering Intern to join their team for the summer of 2023. This role will be based out of our office in Bluffton, SC. This is an excellent opportunity to get some real-world experience in the Geotechnical Engineering industry!Specific responsibilities will include:
- Assist technical staff with field and laboratory testing of construction materials, including soils, asphalt, and concrete
- Assist engineers with fieldwork for geotechnical projects, assist with soil classification of geotechnical investigation samples, assist with laboratory testing of geotechnical samples
Successful skills and qualifications:
- Must be enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree program in either Geotechnical Engineering, Civil Engineering or related field
- Understanding of Engineering fundamentals
- AutoCAD skills would be a plus
- Ability to learn on the job and apply theory in a practical setting
- Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to work both within a team and independently
If you’re interested in pursuing this opportunity, please submit your application below!As a multicultural organization, we encourage individual achievement and recognize the strength of a diverse workforce. GHD is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or veteran status.#LI-JK1
Why GHD? Being the best we can be is in our culture.
We are a family of smart, innovative and creative problem solvers. In our employee-owned company, everything feels like it matters more. Challenge us and help us come up with new solutions to ensure water, energy and urbanisation are made sustainable for generations to come. Our commitment to you Commitment is a powerful word that defines how we do business, how we serve our clients and how we care for one another. We will support your needs by giving you the tools to do your best work and then recognise achievements. We will set your curiosity free to allow brilliant minds to do their best work. We will invest in new ideas, removing barriers where we can. Finally, we will encourage you to collaborate with thousands of diverse people across our global business. Who we are We are committed to solving the world's biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and urbanisation. GHD is a global professional services company that is a leader in engineering, construction and architectural expertise. Established in 1928, we remain wholly owned by our people. We are 10,000+ diverse and skilled individuals, yet we are proudly ‘One GHD’ across more than 200 offices, spanning five continents – Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America, and the Pacific region. Delivering extraordinary social and economic outcomes, we are passionate about building lasting relationships with our partners and clients.
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