- Communication Skills
- Technical Writing
- Microsoft Word
Civil Engineering Intern - Minneapolis, MN
Westwood Professional Services, Inc.
Westwood Professional Services, Inc. is seeking a Civil Engineering Intern / Co-Op to join our solar and wind team in our Minneapolis, MN office. Westwood has a highly experienced and dynamic team of individuals dedicated to providing high-level professional services to our clients.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Design and drafting of site development projects or utility scale wind projects
Providing professional and technical support to multiple Westwood projects
Due diligence and site investigation
Site design including: facility plan & profile, cross sections, grading and erosion control plans, and storm water management facilities
Preparation of specifications
Analysis existing delivery route to determine existing road conditions
Other duties as assigned
Enrolled in a four-year or two-year technical school, college or university majoring in civil/environmental engineering.
Strong technical, communication and interpersonal skills and works best in a fast-paced environment. Along with detailed documentation focus and sound technical writing skills
Working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, etc.) a must.
Civil 3D and AutoCAD drafting experience is a plus
Flexibility to travel/work in the field for extended periods and have the ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions and various terrains associated with construction projects.
You must be at least 18 years old.
About Westwood Professional Services, Inc. (Westwood)
Westwood is a multi-disciplined national surveying and engineering services provider for commercial and residential development, public infrastructure, wind energy, solar energy, energy storage, and electric transmission projects. Westwood was established in 1972 in Minneapolis, Minnesota and has grown to serve clients across the nation from multiple U.S. offices. In 2018, Westwood received Zweig Group’s Best Firms to Work For and Marketing Excellence awards, ranked on industry top 25 lists, and received recognition for its involvement on award-winning projects nationwide.