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Water Resources Engineering Intern - Summer 2019

  • Job reference: NA-003209
  • Sector: Water
  • Location: Tallahassee
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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 3rd largest global design firm by ENR in 2018 with nearly 55,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Tallahassee, FL Water Resources Group as a Water Resources Engineering Intern for Summer 2019.


As a Water Resources Engineering Intern, the applicant will perform a variety of routine technical tasks to assist engineers, specialists, and GIS analysts working in our water resources group with various projects. These projects may include, but are not limited to, flood modeling and mapping, storm water planning and design, watershed master plans, and transportation drainage plans.

  • Gathers, logs and summarizes field notes or other data to be used by technicians or professionals in technical studies or projects. 
  • Establishes and maintains records or files of technical data or documents. 
  • Performs mathematical calculations. 
  • Performs various routine drafting and CAD assignments. 
  • Assists in the preparation of graphic displays and presentation materials. 
  • Performs such other duties as the supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.

  • High school level courses in math, technical drafting, computer assisted drafting and/or science may be required. No experience is generally required with the applicable high school courses or equivalent training, or if accepted into an Associate's or Bachelor's degree program in a related technical field.

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills and capable of developing technical writing. GIS experience preferred.

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The ideal candidate would:
  • Be a Junior or Senior in college
  • Demonstrate outstanding academic credentials
  • Show community and campus involvement with leadership roles
  • Have membership in student chapters of industry specific organizations (i.e. ASCE, EES, AEE)

Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability. 

Please view Atkins Equal Opportunity Statement here:


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