SHN Seeking Interns for Summer 2019: Apply by Jan 7!

Civil Engineering Intern for Summer 2019

Experience required: completion of engineering fundamentals coursework
Location: Eureka, CA
Application deadline: January 7, 2019 0800 PST

Why intern at SHN?
  • Experience consulting engineering in a small business setting
  • See projects from conceptual design to construction and operations, work inside and outside
  • Work in a group of 10 civil engineers and CAD specialists
  • Meet geologists, environmental engineers, planners, and surveyors, and see how their work fits into the practice of civil engineering
  • Know that your work improves and benefits public and environmental health and safety
What kind of work would I be doing?
  • General design assistance (entry-level calculations and spreadsheets, equipment research and specification, etc.)
  • Report preparation assistance
  • Preparation of figures
  • Assistance with QA/QC of data
  • Construction inspection (soil compaction testing)
  • Field data collection assistance
  • General office assistance (filing, delivery of samples and equipment)
What are SHN’s minimum qualifications?
  • Completion of engineering fundamentals coursework, in or entering your junior or senior year of a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Resources Engineering, or similar field from accredited university or college
  • U.S. citizenship or authorization to work in the U.S. without sponsorship
  • Valid California driver's license by hire date
Are there preferred qualifications?
  • Engineering in Training (EIT) certification
  • Strong computer skills including the Microsoft Office suite
What else should I know about working at SHN?

We are all unique individuals with varying interests and priorities, so the best next step is for you to
email a resume, cover letter, and at least one reference to Jared O’Barr at
References should be people who know you in a work or educational capacity if possible, such as
university professors or former employers.