CAMPUS: Environmental Internship Opportunity – Summer 2019

ID: 31949 Location: Oakland, CA
Discipline: Environmental Posted Date: 03/06/2019

Work for an Industry Leader
Challenging Projects & Dynamic Work Environment
Extensive Training Program
Community Service Opportunities

 

 

Langan is an award-winning ENR Top 500 Design Firm that offers integrated engineering and environmental services for both public and private sector clients at sites located throughout the United States and abroad.  Langan receives numerous recognitions for its technical expertise as well as its work environment, including Zweig Group’s Best Firms to Work For, Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Award – Best Places to Work, NJ Biz Best Places to Work and Business of the Year – 50 Fastest Growing Companies, Hartford Business Journal’s Best Places to Work in CT, and Pittsburgh Business Times – Best Places to Work in Western PA. Visit our website for more information about our awards and recognitions.

 

Langan is seeking a motivated, part-time summer (June-August) intern to support our environmental consulting services and sustainability initiatives in our Oakland, CA office; with support to other Langan Bay Area offices. This position provides a great opportunity to get exposure to corporate sustainability program implementation and tracking, and environmental site assessments and remediation, which may involve field work and technical report preparation. Typical sustainability program implementation tasks could include: 1) preparing and presenting firm-wide sustainability guidelines; 2) coordinating and calculating the firm’s carbon footprint; 3) compiling firm-wide paper usage data and preparing strategies to reduce paper usage; 4) developing an update to Langan’s corporate sustainability plan.

 

The successful candidate will complete assignments under the close supervision of a project or task manager in the office and may perform duties in the field. Typical assignments include: records review, data tabulation, chemical data evaluation, engineering calculations, report and proposal preparation, performing site investigations including soil and groundwater sampling, contractor oversight, and supporting green practices and initiatives in the office.

 

Job Requirements:

 

  • Student actively pursuing a four year or advanced degree in Environmental Engineering or Environmental Science;
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater;
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal;
  • Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical and judgment capabilities;
  • Ability to effectively work independently and in a team environment;
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software;
  • Working knowledge of GIS, database or other environmentally related software is a plus;
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license in good standing; and
  • Local Bay Area candidates preferred.

 

Please submit resume, cover letter, and unofficial academic transcripts. Preference will be given to students who are currently in their Junior or Senior year or to students pursuing their MS degree. Langan does not provide housing or relocation assistance for internship positions.

 

Langan offers its interns and co-ops opportunities that provide challenge and responsibility within an environment where they can grow and flourish!

 
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