Parsons Corporation Civil Engineering Intern - Highway/Roadway in Boston, Massachusetts
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Are you interested in transforming the future of infrastructure?
We're a community of individuals with different points of view who enjoy opportunities to share our skills and ideas. We genuinely value people who will articulate their perspectives and we're looking for a Highway/Transportation Intern to join our Boston Office .
We offer our interns coaching, opportunities to expand their knowledge, competitive compensation and the prospect of a job at graduation!
Parsons Corporation is Fortune 1000 engineering firm and technology solutions provider with over 16,000 employees across 24 countries and $4B in revenue.
Work will include horizontal & vertical alignment design, roadway 3D modeling, estimating, quantity calculations, technical reports, plan details, and detailed engineering analyses.
Other duties may include pavement design, traffic engineering, signing and lighting. Candidate will interface with CAD designers, other engineers and clients.
The successful candidate will gain great experience in transportation engineering across the nation.
Completes a variety of assignments such as drawings, specifications, and other materials suitable for procurement and construction purposes, utilizing CAE/CAD as applicable.
Prepares standard engineering computations, material quality takeoffs, estimates, surveys, and designs.
Prepares detailed requisitions for equipment and materials.
Reviews small and portions of larger supplier drawing submittals and assists in performing technical bid analyses.
Prepares and issues specifications, data sheets, and other construction documents.
Provides input and technical guidance to CAD Designer/Drafters, Designers, and lower-level Engineers working on the same project.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
Civil Engineering students nearing completion of undergraduate studies, or students currently enrolled in graduate studies are encouraged to apply.
Students should have completed courses such as geotechnical engineering, CAD, etc.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Strong Microsoft Excel skills (proficiency using formulas, pivot tables, etc.)
Prior internship experience working with the state DOT is a plus
Familiarity with the following design software is also a plus: MicroStation, Inroads, and Excel.
Requires basic process engineering knowledge, as well as a working knowledge of CAD and other PC software packages typically associated with engineering.
The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.