Transportation Condition Assessment Technician

Woolpert, Inc. Houston , TX 77020

Posted 3 months ago

Woolpert, Inc. is a cutting-edge national architecture, engineering and geospatial (AEG) firm that delivers value to clients by blending engineering excellence with innovative technology and geospatial applications. Woolpert was recently certified as an Employer of Choice by Great Place To Work. We believe great companies are built from exceptional people and amazing clients. We are seeking a Transportation Roads Condition Assessment Technician Temp for the Summer Quarter (July September).

The Transportation Condition Assessment Technician Intern will be working alongside Woolpert professional engineers, condition assessment experts, transportation advisors and BLM staff collecting and processing survey data. Some projects could be assisting with GIS, completing transportation PASER analysis, performing aggregate depth analysis and data collection.

Responsibilities:

  • Working as part of the integrated Roads Condition Assessment Field team and transportation program

  • Providing support and learning to plan field assessment processes with senior staff

  • Working directly with client under supervision of senior management to validate schedules and plan for approval

  • Gaining real-world experience collecting data in the field with licensed professional engineers and condition assessment experts

  • Assisting with the collection and processing of data for the Bureau of Land Management

  • Knowledge and understanding of project coordination and scheduling using MS Project, Project Server or similar system

  • Ability to use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint)

  • Ability to coordinate completion of multiple tasks and deadlines

  • Performs field data and testing on designated routes to include sampling of surface depth, review of route deformations, etc., as required by the specific project

  • Must understand GIS principals. Experience with GIS software and systems is preferred

Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled as a student at an accredited college or university

  • Must be studying engineering, or related field

  • Must be willing to work outside in the field, no matter the weather conditions or environment

  • General understanding and willingness to learn various survey equipment and Trimble Business Center Software.

  • Knowledge of digital photography to document road conditions and data requirements

  • Perform tasks and solve problems with a high degree of independence

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to function well in a collaborative, team-oriented environment

  • Exceptional multitasking and time management skills

  • Must be willing to travel when needed through the duration of the internship

  • Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen prior to employment

Resulting Physical Qualifications:

  • Must be able to sit for extending periods of time

  • Must be able to lift and move more than 25 pounds

  • Must be able to reach with hands and arms and climb

  • Must have vision abilities of close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus for the roads

About Woolpert:

Leading Innovation and Integrity...

As members of a leading architecture, engineering and geospatial (AEG) firm, Woolpert employees inspire each other to be the best through their ingenuity, diversity and vision. With projects that contribute to the sustainability, security and efficiency of federal, local and private-sector clients across the U.S. and abroad, our employees appreciate rewarding careers that contribute to advances in the Architectural/Engineering/Geospatial industry while also knowing they're serving the needs of some of the best communities and organizations around the world.

Presenting Opportunities and Challenges at Every Turn...

As a firm that recognizes the importance of developing top talent from within, our employees have access to a wide range of training and coaching programs and are rewarded for their achievements through our excellent benefits package and competitive salaries.

Our vision: http://woolpert.com/about-us/

Learn more about our "Great Place To Work" certification: http://reviews.greatplacetowork.com/woolpert-inc

Woolpert is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, nati


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Transportation Condition Assessment Technician

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