System One Services Civil Engineer Intern in Olmsted, Illinois

Civil Engineer InternOlmsted, Illinois





Compensation Range:19.00 - 21.00 Per Hour

Job ID:119592

Date Posted:07/24/2017

System One is seeking aCivil Engineer Internfor a 4-6 month assignment/internship to begin immediately.

ThisCivil Engineer Internshipposition is open to recent college grads or graduate students who are available to work full time, rotating shifts at the Olmsted Dam inOlmsted, IL.The Olmsted Locks and Dam is a locks and concrete dam project currently under construction on the Ohio River.


  • Assist in tracking quantities of excavation, select fill, bedding stone and rip rap placed.

  • Assure work is conducted per specification and tolerances shown on drawings.

  • Work will be conducted from barges and placed in Ohio River as part of the foundation preparations.

  • Will assist in writing work plans and requisitioning materials.

  • Support dredging, pile driving and heavy marine lift operations.

  • Requires ability to perform detailed engineering calculations.


  • Senior, recent grad or grad students majoring in Civil Engineering.

  • US Citizenship or Permanent Resident status required.

  • Coursework completed in steel design, steel fabrication, concrete construction.

  • Software: proficient with dredging and barge positioning software strongly preferred.

  • AutoCAD and GPS survey coursework or experience.

Specific Assignment Information:

  • Assignment is full time, temporary for 4-6 months

  • Schedule: 10-hour days, 60 hour work week. Work may require working on night shift.

  • During this “peak” of the season, candidate will be required to rotate shifts approximately every 3 weeks: 6:00 am – 4:30 pm and 4:30 pm to 2:30 am

  • The project typically works 4/10 hour days, but as this is "the season" the extra hours are required.

  • Stipend for lodging/meals may be available for candidates not local to the area.