Skills: Environmental Engineer
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Overview / Responsibilities
Wood Environment and Infrastructure Solutions is seeking a Water Resources Engineering Summer Student for the position of Water Resources Engineering Intern for a 15 month assignment with the Calgary Water Resources group. The successful candidate will join our unique team of professionals engaged in consulting and design. The student will be responsible for a variety of tasks which could include hydrological data gathering (field work - stream flow measurements), data management and analysis (peak flow, mean flows, precipitation); open channel hydraulics computations; input to river engineering designs; assist with construction inspection/monitoring; assist with project reporting. Required safety training will be provided. Occasional field work in remote areas may also be involved.
Skills / Qualifications
The student should be senior year engineering, familiar with word processing and spreadsheets. Knowledge of other engineering software like HEC-RAS, graphic presentation software packages and other drawing programs would also be an asset. Oral and written communication skills are essential. The student should be able to work in a group setting, as well as independently on specific tasks. This job gives students the opportunity to get involved in many unique and interesting projects that will leave them with great technical skills and experience within a wide variety of engineering situations.
Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com
Diversity Statement (EEO)
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.