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Geotechnical Engineering Intern

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Jacobs Engineering Irvine , CA 92606

Posted 2 months ago

The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client's local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Position Summary

Internship positions at Jacobs provide college students an opportunity to gain real-world experience in their specific area of study. Interns will work alongside world-class professionals in a fast-paced, professional setting which provides interns invaluable experiences applying the knowledge and skills learned through education in a business environment.

The candidate will assist engineers with a variety of tasks on geotechnical engineering projects including geotechnical analysis and design for infrastructure projects. This position will primarily support senior level Geotechnical Engineers to complete planning/study documents, preliminary geotechnical design, detailed geotechnical design, permitting documents, and geotechnical engineering design reports.

Each day, you will be an important team member as you collaborate in multi-discipline team environment in the evaluation, design, coordination, and execution of projects for our clients. Our team is committed to mentorship and providing opportunities to work independently and with peers. The candidate will also learn the design and consulting side of engineering.


Pursuing a MS degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasize in Geotechnical Engineering.

  • Self-motivated engineering student with a desire to grow personally as well as professionally

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Strong data analysis and technical problem solving skills

  • Strong organizational skills and team-oriented work practices

  • 3.0 GPA or higher

  • Familiarity with geotechnical software (SLIDE, LPILE, etc.)

  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite applications

  • Previous design intern experience is preferred

  • Ability to work and thrive in a team environment

  • Ability to self-motivate and work productively without supervision

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.



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Geotechnical Engineering Intern

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Jacobs Engineering