Environmental Scientist/Engineering Intern
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Chicago, IL 60601
Are you ready to take the next step in your career? Do you want to do meaningful work that improves quality of life? At Tetra Tech, you will work with high-performing teams who are passionate about using their expertise to find solutions to complex problems in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech is a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services for projects worldwide. We combine the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400 locations around the world. We are Leading with Science to provide sustainable and resilient solutions for our clients.
Tetra Tech’s Chicago, IL office is seeking an engineering or environmental science intern to learn the general principles of environmental consulting and develop skills related to their program of study. The intern will have the opportunity to work on projects in a variety of areas in environmental consulting including environmental engineering, natural resource management, disaster management planning, and hazardous waste management. Specific tasks would include data management and organization, data analysis, and report writing and compilation. At the end of the internship, the intern is expected to present his/her internship experience to the office.
Good interpersonal skills, strong technical writing skills, spoken and written fluency in English, Must be highly motivated and work well in a team environment. Proficiency with word processing, spreadsheet software, and databases preferred. Qualified candidate should be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate environmental science or civil/environmental engineering program. 40-Hour OSHA training a plus.
At Tetra Tech, we provide a collaborative environment that supports individual performance, innovation, and creativity. We are proud to offer competitive compensation and benefits. Learn more by visiting http://www.tetratech.com/en/benefits . F or more information on our company, please visit our website at www.tetratech.com . To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter on the Careers portion of our website at www.tetratech.com/careers .
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Tetra Tech is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.
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