Jacobs Environmental Science Intern - Summer 2021 in Calgary, Alberta
Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.
Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.
At Jacobs, we’re transforming intangible ideas into innovative solutions designing the future - today. As an Environmental Science Intern in Calgary, you will too.
You'll impact the world around you by helping us solve real-life challenges. YOU are the future of our company. We’ll rely on you to provide support to our teams on critical projects while fostering a culture of continuous learning as you bring fresh ideas to the table. You’ll have the opportunity to work as part of multi-disciplinary project teams to contribute to the environmental planning and permitting and efforts of government and privately-owned infrastructure projects. On projects, you will have the opportunity to support the execution of the work including data collection efforts, as well as assist with the development of technical reports, and regulatory applications.
This position will be based out of Calgary, however, alternate locations may be considered based on the individual applicant. Bring your enthusiasm for learning and desire to conserve our natural resources, and we’ll help you grow!
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Must be in pursuit of a related college or university program (e.g. biology, environmental science, ecology, botany, planning, GIS)
Must have completed at least 2 years of schooling and be returning to school in the Fall
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs
Must hold a valid driver’s license in Canada
Clean Driver’s abstract
Ideally, you’ll also have:
A previous internship related to your field of study
Interest and prior experience in environmental planning or conducting fieldwork in wildlife, wetlands, aquatics, botany or reclamation (e.g. through coursework or previous internships)
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Self-driven time management and organizational skills
Ability to effectively interface with all levels of personnel and management.
Ability to work and thrive in a team environment.
Dedication to safety.
Strong problem solving skills.
Positive attitude and ability to self-motivate and work productively with minimal supervision.
At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.