Department of Civil Service

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Student Assistant, Civil Engineering (ID: 106383) for Summer 2018


Office of General Services

Corning Tower Bldg. Empire State Plaza
Albany , NY 12242

Division/Unit: Div of Quality, Code Permitting


Web Site: Window)


Proposal Information


Project Description:
Civil Engineer interns working for OGS will be involved in the management and execution of subsurface investigations, preparation of geotechnical engineering reports, and soil boring logs for a variety of engineering projects. These projects range from relatively small projects that need input for the safe performance of excavations to large scale projects requiring geotechnical design and construction recommendations for multi-level buildings, large retaining walls, ground modification/stabilization, earth embankments, etc.

Specific Work Duties on Projects:
Specific work would likely include: Research, Field Investigations, CAD Drafting, computer modeling, preparation of spreadsheets and reports, attendance in project related meetings, filing, development of calculations and presentations



Written & Verbal Communication skills

Data Analysis

Research skills

Proficient in Microsoft Office


Internship Areas: Engineering

Logistical Information

Payment? Paid

Number of Hours: 30 or more

Location: Albany

Number of Interns Needed: 1

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing Junior

Minimum Standing: Sophomore

Degree Concentrations: Engineering