Barr is seeking an engineering student to work on project teams involved with civil engineering, hydraulic and hydrologic analysis, and related technical activities. Typical project assignments include basic engineering computations (e.g., area, volume, discharge rate) and technical analysis, including spreadsheet and GIS-based data analysis; hydraulic and/or hydrologic model input data collection and preparation; field data collection; mapping; and site surveys and construction observation.
- Pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree in civil or environmental engineering or related engineering field
- Demonstrated interest in water resources
- GPA of 3.2 minimum, 3.5 or higher is preferred
- Strong interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively with project team members and clients
- Completed or enrolled in chemistry, physics, and mathematics coursework
- At least one full-time semester of undergraduate or graduate course work remaining after internship is complete
- A flexible working style and the ability to work independently and with teams of specialists to meet client and project needs
- Detail-oriented, thorough, and organized approach
- Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
- Acceptable driving record
NOTE: Applicant must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites. Work may also require entering and working within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. An OSHA-mandated physical exam may be required. Safety training will be provided.