JONES|CARTER

Summer 2020 Intern - Civil Engineer (Municipal and District Services)

Job Locations US-TX-Houston | US-TX-Katy | US-TX-College Station | US-TX-The Woodlands | US-TX-Plano
Posted Date 7 months ago(8/21/2019 10:02 AM)
Category
Engineering
Type
Intern (Full Time)

Overview

Expand your horizons with Jones|Carter!

 

Jones|Carter is a full-service civil engineering, planning, surveying, and professional consulting firm assisting public and private sector clients in design, development, implementation, and execution of infrastructure projects. We assist our clients in a variety of projects including: water, sanitary, paving, drainage, transportation, public water, system management, planning, and surveying. We have 9 locations across Texas: Houston, Dallas, Fort Worth, Austin, The Woodlands, Rosenberg, College Station, Katy, and San Antonio. We currently employ over 500 experienced design professionals and support staff with plans for continued expansion and growth in our future.

 

This is a role for someone who is a strong team player and is ready to explore and grow their talent while making a real and lasting contribution to engineering projects.  In this role you work with a team of experienced engineers who will act as mentors, challenging you to demonstrate your potential as you apply your skills and knowledge to engineering design work and managing project tasks for a variety of civil engineering projects.  You will also gain insight to the client and business world as you work on projects that can range from designing residential and master planned communities to water plants, doing site development or traffic engineering, learning how construction projects work or helping to solve flood plain management problems.  Your work will make a difference and helps to enhance lives and build communities. 

 

Interns receive a competitive salary that also includes PAID OVERTIME. 

 

We truly are One Company. Unlimited Potential. ™

 

 

Municipal & District Services

Among the offerings of the Municipal & District Services practice are general consultation, city engineering, planning, and program management/construction management support to MUDs, PUD’s, towns, cities, management districts, state agencies, and regional authorities. The practice provides smart solutions for both new construction and infrastructure improvement and regularly advises on operational issues, preventive maintenance, and capital improvements. The management of the public water supply, drainage, and sanitary sewer systems are rarely topics of conversation until one or all fail. It is the over-arching goal of the Municipal & District Services practice to recognize the complete system, propose solutions, and ensure it is operated and maintained in optimum condition for years to come.

Responsibilities

  • Under the direction of experienced engineers work on a variety of clearly defined assignments that require the application of standard design engineering techniques. These can include preparing civil engineering drawings, specifications, and estimates for design projects; working on construction projects and completing project tasks. The work builds technical skills in design calculations, reading and interpreting surveys, researching design options, writing technical reports, managing projects, basic CADD review and drafting, and communicating with members of teams.
  • Manage assigned project tasks including preparing and updating project schedules and producing reports related to projects. May interact with other professionals and business units on project matters, under guidance.
  • Produce documentation in relation to project and program needs including reviews, reports, submittals, correspondence, design releases, bid and contract documents and provide document control assistance for the group.
  • Review project drawings/site plans for accuracy and completeness. Submit design changes for review by the team.  Apply quality assurance as outlined in the QMP (Quality Management Plan) to design and review work.
  • Attend and observe construction projects: Assist engineers on related tasks including field inspections, management of subcontractors and verifying contract completion stages and payments.

Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in a Civil Engineering Bachelor or Master's degree program: other ABET qualified programs may be considered
  • At least 2 years completed towards degree
  • AutoCAD skills or similar design program skills a plus.

 

Jones|Carter is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and its employees. The Company strictly prohibits all discrimination on the basis of race, ancestry, color, age, national origin, ethnicity, religious creed or belief, physical or mental disability, marital or familial status, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, citizenship status, protected activity or any other status or classification protected by applicable federal, state, and/or local laws.

 

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that Jones|Carter does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, Jones|Carter will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Jones|Carter explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Jones|Carter.

Options

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Connect With Us!

Not Ready to Apply? Submit your resume and indicate your interest by joining our Talent Community. This is a great way to stay informed about openings that may be of interest to you. Connect with us for general consideration.