Intern - Environmental Science (Princeton, NJ)

Employer
Kimley Horn
Location
Princeton, New Jersey, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Apr 28, 2021
Closes
May 05, 2021
Ref
1972212539
Discipline
Wetlands
Employment Type
Internship
Salary Type
Salary
Description
At Kimley-Horn, we do things differently. People, clients, and employees are at the forefront of who we are. Clients know we prioritize achieving their goals and growing their success. Employees know our culture and approach to business are built on a desire to provide an environment for everyone to flourish. Our commitment to quality is only as good as the people behind it- that's why we welcome and develop passionate, hardworking, and proactive employees. We take pride in how our employee retention, positive company culture, and core values have led to Kimley-Horn's placement on the Fortune "100 Best Companies to Work" list for 13 years!
Our interns benefit from hands-on experience, technical and consulting trainings, mentorship opportunities, and developmental programs geared towards growing Kimley-Horn's next generation of full-time analysts. You will also gain exposure to client interactions and project financials. As a valuable addition to our team, you will solve complex problems, assist project managers, and collaborate with partners to produce our clients' visions for the future built environment.
Our Princeton, NJ office is looking for an Environmental Science Intern join our team. Interested candidates must have a willingness to perform general tasks supporting various projects including environmental, transportation planning, traffic operations, roadway design, and land development/site civil design projects. The qualified candidate will have knowledge of geological and biological sciences, natural resource regulations, water quality regulatory programs, wetlands identification including knowledge of botany and soil science and experience or classwork in chemistry, ecology, geology, water resources, geographic information systems and environmental science.
Tasks may include, but are not limited to:
- Field support
- GIS mapping
- Data analysis
- Agency coordination
- Report writing
The Requirement:
- Must be in the process of completing a BS or MS degree from an ABET accredited university in the field of environmental science by summer of 2022
The Skills:
- Excellent verbal and written communication
- Ability to apply technical skills to meet project demands and solve problems for our clients
- Positive attitude and an impressive work ethic
- Clear sense of urgency and self-initiative to meet deadlines
- Attention to details and ability to contribute to a positive work environment
- Passion and demonstrated drive to achieve goals
- Previous applicable internship/work experience is a plus
- GIS experience is a plus
Applicants must be legally authorized to work for Kimley-Horn in the U.S. without employer sponsorship. We do not typically sponsor H1-B or any other work visa petitions.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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