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Posted:
4/3/2019
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Intern
Terracon | Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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Job Description

Job Description

Terracon has an exciting new intern program to support our Environmental service line. In this official program, you will take part in an exciting, fun and meaningful work experience as you work along-side some of the brightest minds and state of the art technology in the environmental consulting industry. You will not only learn and advance technically but will also be provided with opportunities for professional development. You will be assigned a leader/mentor in the environmental consulting field. The mentor will provide help you with career planning along with technical skill development. You will learn how our line of business interacts with the client. You will learn what consulting is all about!

To ensure you are prepared for the internship, Terracon will provide each intern with 40-hr safety training prior to starting. We will pay for your time going through an on-line 40-hr training class as well as the class.

First year interns will work in the office and will also have opportunities to experience field testing and inspection activities as well as other field activities. Your experiences will include learning, understanding, and performing services related to:

* Field safety and safe work practices
* All aspects of our field work capabilities
* Understanding sampling and field testing procedures
* Data acquisition
* Data review
* Report preparation
* Communication of test results (internal and external)
* Quality management system and procedures

Second year interns (ones with prior experience) will continue to build on the skills listed above and will also learn more advanced testing procedures and learn more about project management.

You can expect to:

* Perform sampling or testing as directed.
* Provide assistance to other field and/or office personnel
* Transport equipment, specimens or documents to field personnel, laboratory, clients or other offices, and provides physical assistance in equipment set-up.
* Assists technicians or professional staff on routine tasks
* Will be placed in a progressively increased role of training and responsibility in work assignments.

To Qualify:

High school diploma and currently enrolled in an environmental engineering program, geology program, environmental science program, biology program or other science based program focusing in environmental studies and obtained a 3.0 G.P.A. or better. The ideal candidate will have more than one year remaining to complete their BS degree.

About Terracon

Terracon is a 100 percent employee-owned consulting engineering firm providing quality services to clients. Since 1965, Terracon has evolved into a successful multi-discipline firm specializing in environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services. Terracon currently has more than 4,000 employees in over 140 offices with services available in all 50 states. Terracon's growth is due to valued employees exceeding expectations in client service and growing their careers with new and exciting opportunities in the marketplace.

Terracon offers an excellent compensation and benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays.

EEO Statement

Terracon is an EEO employer. We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran and disabled candidates to apply and be considered for open positions. We do not discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender, disability, age, or military status.

About Terracon

Terracon is an employee-owned engineering consulting firm providing geotechnical, environmental, construction materials and facilities services from nearly 100 offices nationwide with more than 3,000 employees. Terracon currently ranks 41st on Engineering News-Record's List of Top 500 Design Firms.

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