Water Resources Engineering Intern, Summer 2021

Straughan Environmental, Inc. is a successful, rapidly growing, woman-owned business that provides high-quality and cost-effective environmental consulting services to a wide variety of clients in the government and private sectors. Our vision is a sustainable world and we work every day to create our vision in surprising ways. Whether you are managing one of our multi-million dollar environmental compliance programs for Federal agencies like NASA, engineering an ecological restoration project, working on environmental policy and planning, or identifying wetland plants in the field, everyone at Straughan Environmental contributes uniquely to our vision of a sustainable world.

The Water Resources Engineering Intern would be working primarily with Professional Engineers on a variety of projects. They will work primarily with our Water Resources Engineering group on hydraulics and hydrology analysis, stormwater management design, drainage design, erosion and sediment control design, shoreline restoration and stream restoration. They may have the opportunity to work with our Sustainable Design Group on green building certifications such as LEED and sustainability planning. They may have the opportunity to work with our Planning Group on noise analysis for roadways, rail, and construction projects in addition to air quality analysis. They may have the opportunity to work with our Environmental Scientists in our Natural Resources division as well. The internship could possibly extend through the fall semester of 2021. 

• Must be available for full work days
• A registered student at a university majoring in either Civil Engineering or Environmental Engineering
• Completed all sophomore level engineering coursework
• CAD experience, preferably MicroStation
• Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel
• Ability and eagerness to perform field work such as wetland and stream delineations, geomorphic assessments, traffic noise data collection, and general business support tasks. Fieldwork may involve walking through wooded areas, working alongside of roadways and carrying field equipment up to 50 pounds.

• Geopak
• ArcGIS
• Relevant experience
• Contributing member of student and/or professional organizations

Desired start date:  6/01/2021

Duration:  Summer 2021. Possibility for internship to continue through Fall 2021 Semester.

Approximate Hours Per Week:  Can vary between 0 and 40

Our Culture | Our People
Straughan has been selected as one of The Baltimore Sun’s Top Workplaces for the past five consecutive years, and we are committed to providing an engaging workplace where employees are supported in their career goals and professional development, we provide educational assistance, professional development and support in professional credentials. At, Straughan, we understand the needs of our workforce. We are committed to continuously evolving and creating practices and policies that meaningfully address the needs and desires of our team. At Straughan we invest fully in you as a whole person. 

Please apply online: http://www.straughanenvironmental.com/careers/current-openings/

EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled – We are an equal opportunity employer –but we are more than that – We are open-minded, and care only about your capability, your drive, and your desire and determination to contribute your gifts and talents fully.

Department: Water Resources Engineering
This is an internship position

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