Summer Transportation Engineering Internship at Lake Tahoe

Company Name: Transportation Planning and Traffic Engineering Consultants

Website: www.lsctrans.com
Location:  Tahoe City, CA
Description: LSC Transportation Consultants, Inc. is looking for a full‐time paid temporary Summer Intern at our office in Tahoe City, California.  We provide a flexible work environment, including flexibility on start and end date, and the opportunity to gain experience in transportation consulting while spending a summer in Tahoe

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Permit and Regulatory Analyst

Company Name:  San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC)

Website: http://www.bcdc.ca.gov/
Location:  San Francisco, CA
Description: The award-winning San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC) is a State of
California government agency located in San Francisco with regulatory and planning responsibilities over San
Francisco Bay and within the Bay Area’s nine-county shoreline. BCDC is guided in its actions by state and federal
laws, policies, and regulations, including the McAteer-Petris Act and San Francisco Bay Plan, the Suisun Marsh
Preservation Act, and the Coastal Zone Management Act.

The Regulatory Analyst focuses on legal, policy, regulatory, and technical issues of concern to BCDC’s
Commissioners and various stakeholders. The Analyst evaluates projects and permit applications to ensure
consistency with BCDC’s laws and policies, and develops solutions to complex estuarine and land use management
issues. Other responsibilities include: negotiating with project sponsors; writing correspondence, reports, and
permits; making verbal presentations; responding to public inquiries; leading and participating in meetings;
conducting site visits; researching coastal and estuarine trends and issues; and learning about technical issues on
climate change and sea level rise, land use design, wetland restoration, engineering, Geographical Information
Systems, transportation, recreation, hydrology, and fish, wildlife, and plant biology. Duties will be commensurate
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Photogrammetrist/Cartographer 2- Location/Imagery

Company Name: Nevada Department of Transportation

Website: https://www.nevadadot.com/
Location:  Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa
Description: Photogrammetrist/Cartographer’s perform remote sensing work in the preparation of contour maps, terrain models, profile sheets; digital animated fly-through and related mapping materials requiring the application of photogrammetric or cartographic techniques.
This position is located within the Location Division, Survey and Mapping Section in Carson City. Incumbent will perform remote sensing work requiring strong photogrammetric, survey and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) skills; be responsible for the development of UAV technology and image processing; aerial survey mission planning and camera operation; digital and hard copy imagery products; orthophoto production; Digital Terrain Model (DTM) creation; Dense Surface Model (DSM) generation; maintenance of the imagery GIS database; precise 3D model development from various sources, including LiDAR, close range photogrammetry, aerial imagery, CAD and GIS; fly through animation production. These duties are performed using specialized software such as Imagine Photogrammetry, Computer-Aided Design (CAD), Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Graphic Arts. Incumbent will possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training.
Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Nevada Department of Transportation is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or sexual orientation. Continue reading ‘Photogrammetrist/Cartographer 2- Location/Imagery’ »

Photogrammetrist/Cartographer 1- Location/Cartography

Company Name: Nevada Department of Transportation

Website: https://www.nevadadot.com/
Location:  Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa
Description: Photogrammetrist/Cartographer’s perform remote sensing work in the preparation of contour maps, terrain models, profile sheets; digital animated fly-through and related mapping materials requiring the application of photogrammetric or cartographic techniques. This position is located within the Location Division, Carson City. The incumbent will primarily produce high-quality cartographic products using graphic design software, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), survey data, mapping grade Global Positioning Systems (GPS) and aerial photography. The incumbent will prepare final printed files for map sales or digital files for web distribution, archive projects to ensure safe storage and retrieval, collaborate with colleagues and clients on projects, track project progress and maintain records. Travel up to 10% of the time may be required to conduct map checks. The selected candidate will demonstrate the ability to work independently, effectively and efficiently to produce presentation quality maps and accurate geospatial data. Good communication skills and the ability to interact with the public are a must
Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Nevada Department of Transportation is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or sexual orientation. Continue reading ‘Photogrammetrist/Cartographer 1- Location/Cartography’ »

Pathways- Student Trainee (GIS)

Company Name: Bureau of Land Management

Website: https://www.blm.gov
Location: Reno, NV
Description: This position is for students accepted for enrollment or are currently enrolled and seeking a degree (diploma, certificate, etc.) in an accredited high school, technical or vocational school, 2-year or 4-year college or university, graduate or professional school, on a full- or half-time basis (as defined by the academic institution in which the student is enrolled).

This is a temporary, excepted service appointment under the BLM Pathways Internship Program that is expected not-to-exceed 1 year. This type of appointment is intended only for temporary projects, to perform labor-intensive tasks not requiring subject matter expertise, or to fill traditional summer jobs. The BLM will require the selected applicant to complete a Participant Agreement in which it shall document the anticipated start and end dates for this temporary appointment.

Physical Demands: Work is primarily sedentary. Some walking, standing, bending, and carrying of light items is required.

Work Environment: Work is typically performed in an adequately lighted and climate controlled office. Occasional travel may be required. This position may be required to visit field sites where risks may include exposure to inclement weather and potential injury from falls, strains, bites, stings, etc. The incumbent will adhere to all safety rules and regulations as prescribed in manuals/supplements or designated by the Safety Officer. Continue reading ‘Pathways- Student Trainee (GIS)’ »

Engineering Intern

Company Name: Truckee Donner Public Utility District

Website: http://www.tdpud.org/
Location: Truckee, CA
Description:

Truckee Donner Public Utility District is a customer-owned electric and water utility located in the beautiful Sierra Nevada Mountains, 15 miles north of Lake Tahoe.

The District is looking for a candidate that has knowledge of, and looking to gain experience in, the following technologies and skills: ArcGIS Mapping Software, AutoDesk CAD Software, GPS data collection, Electric Distribution construction standards / specifications and easement permitting.  This position will be divided between gathering data in the field and preparing maps and drawings in GIS and CAD applications in the office. Continue reading ‘Engineering Intern’ »

Contract Lab-At-Rig Technician

Company Name: Reflex

Website: http://reflexnow.com/
Location: Barrick Goldrush Exploration site (Carlin, NV area)
Description: Reflex is looking for an on-site laboratory technician for the 2018 North American Trial of the Coiled Tube Drill system and the Lab-at-Rig on-site geochemical laboratory. The technician will be responsible for sample preparation and analysis at a drill rig-deployed, fully self-contained laboratory. The contract term will consist of about 1 week training near the end of May and 5 weeks (with possible extension) of 12-hour shifts (no night shifts), 14-on, 7-off rotation with the work performed at Barrick’s Goldrush Exploration site, ~40 miles south of Carlin, NV. The compensation package will consist of a competitive day rate, per diem, accommodations during the work hitches and transportation to/from the worksite. In addition to a well-paying summer job, the employee will get valuable experience for their resume working at one of Nevada’s premier exploration sites, connections with Barrick Exploration staff and hands-on practice using cutting edge analytical and exploration technologies. Continue reading ‘Contract Lab-At-Rig Technician’ »

Field Technician

Company Name: International Directional Services

Website: www.idsdrill.com
Location: Primarily Elko, NV
Description: International Directional Services, a borehole surveying, geophysical logging, and directional drilling company, is currently seeking several well-rounded, motivated individuals with a desire to work in a dynamic and challenging industry. IDS is primarily a service-based company which provides borehole deviation surveys, geophysical logging services, and directional drilling solutions to the drilling industry (primarily mining and civil construction). Prospective employees will initially serve as field technicians but will have the opportunity to quickly advance. In addition, they will learn to operate an array of borehole geophysics instruments to provide clients with detailed geophysical information about their drill holes. Most field personnel will also have the opportunity to engage in directional drilling- the process of steering boreholes to very specific targets utilizing the latest steering tools and equipment. Our people work on a wide array challenging projects, worldwide.  Continue reading ‘Field Technician’ »

Engineering Intern-Redpath

Company Name: J.S. Redpath Corporation

Website: http://www.redpathmining.com/
Location: Stillwater, Montana
Description: Redpath will be hiring an engineering intern to help them this summer at their Stillwater project in Montana. 

Key Responsibilities: Duties would include surveying, reporting, pull testing, and project management type tasks.

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Junior or Senior standing
  • Major in mining engineering or geological engineering

Preferred Qualifications: Not provided

Desired Majors: Geological engineering, mining engineering

Position Type: Full-time internship

Hours per week: 40

Salary & Benefits: Salary dependent on experience

Application Process:  Send a cover letter (addressed to Mr. Areitio) and a resume to kalbright@unr.edu by Wednesday, May 2 at noon.

Application Deadline: 5/2/18

Project Intern

Company Name: Arizona Pipeline Co.

Website: http://arizonapipeline.com/about-us/

Title: Project Intern
Location: Carson City, NV
Description: Employee is responsible for creating detailed technical drawings using Autocad or other programs specified by APL; per field maintenance sketches or other means identifying pipeline installation/abandonment per customer specifications and requirements. Training to be provided in house and per our customer. Continue reading ‘Project Intern’ »