Engineering Internship - Gainesville, VA

  • Davey Resource Group, Inc.
  • Gainesville, VA, USA
  • Dec 06, 2019

Job Description

Requisition Number: 45193  
Company Name: WSSI 
Service Line: 1WSS - WSSI 
Employment Type: Intern 
Job Type: Temporary 
Education Level Required: High School Diploma / GED 
Work Experience Required: Less than 1 year 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 


Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc. (WSSI) is seeking a civil/environmental engineering or biological engineering student interested in wetlands, streams, and water resources for an internship for summer 2020. Projects will include stream restoration, low impact development, wetlands mitigation design, and floodplain studies. In addition, the engineering intern will spend about a third of their time rotating through different departments at WSSI (e.g., Environmental Services, Survey, Archeology, etc.) and will also participate in the in-house wetland delineation course and plant identification course. Ideal candidate will have knowledge of AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil 3D, SWMM, HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, TR-55, and Microsoft Office, or a desire to learn these industry standard programs. This program is ideal for students interested in learning about different aspects of environmental consulting while also gaining engineering experience.

At least one year of undergraduate studies in a related field required.

WSSI is the leading natural and cultural resources consultant in the Mid-Atlantic region. Our engineers, scientists, regulatory specialists, permit compliance specialists, arborists, archeologists, ecosystem & restoration specialists, surveyors, and geographic information specialists assist both the public and private sectors with the permitting process and create innovative solutions to water quality issues. We offer exciting projects in a dynamic work environment, and we strive to provide all of our employees with room for skill improvement and knowledge development in a caring atmosphere (our LEED Gold-certified building includes an employee gym and dog kennel).

We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.  As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state or local law. 


Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc., a Davey company, provides a full range of natural and cultural resource consulting services and is based in Gainesville, Va. The Davey Tree Expert Company has U.S. and Canadian operations in more than 47 states and five provinces and provides a variety of tree care, grounds maintenance and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Founded in 1880, Davey has been employee-owned for 40 years and has more than 10,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit


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