Environmental Internship with Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company
Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company, LLC is the largest provider of dredging, land reclamation, and beach nourishment services in the United States, and the only U.S. dredging company with significant international operations. With the largest and most diverse dredging fleet in the U.S., GLD&D serves a wide range of customers including Federal and State agencies and private owners both international and domestic. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois, GLD&D has a large fleet of dredging equipment located strategically throughout North America and in various locations throughout the world. Our Site Engineering position is an entry-level position on our project management teams. For additional information about our company, please visit our website at http://www.GLDD.com.
We are currently seeking applicants to work on our environmental remediation project located on the Hudson River. The Site Engineering Technician Interns are exposed to multiple facets of our dredging projects with responsibilities for production reporting, safety, and quality control. Our Engineering staff is part of a greater team whose goals are to safely and efficiently manage our dredging and reclamation efforts. We are currently looking for engineers to fill Summer Internship positions in support of our Site Engineering staff. The intern duties include, but are not limited to:
Ensuring a safe work environment during all operations and tasks
Land and hydrographic surveying for construction management purposes
Dredge production monitoring
Daily dredge and quality control reporting
This is an hourly position compensated at $14.50/hr. and you will receive 1.5 times hourly pay for hours worked over 40 hours per week. Work hours are variable and dependent on Engineering staff and project needs / requirements. Work requires a 6-day per week schedule and typically 8 to 12 hours per day. The Project Engineer may, when necessary, require different schedules or positions fulfilled. The summer internship starts in mid-May and continues until the end of August.
We are interested in receiving resumes of Juniors or Seniors in the Civil Engineering, Ocean Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Construction Management, or Environmental Science majors. Please, E-mail resumes to Shohei Ishikawa SIshikawa@GLDD.com.