The Village of Hinsdale is seeking a civil engineering student for the position of Civil Engineering Intern in the Public Services & Engineering Department during the summer of 2018.
Duties and Responsibilities: Position will be responsible for assisting with inspecting all phases of projects, basic surveying, AutoCad drafting, and assisting with the review of private and public stormwater uses and solutions. This internship will also assist with the preparation and administration of contracts related to sidewalk construction, curbs/gutters, asphalt and concrete paving, sanitary and storm sewer work, and managing Illinois EPA data collection, tracking and reporting.
Work Schedule Candidate is expected to work 10 weeks over the summer. Rate of Pay and Benefits Rate of pay is $10/hour. There are no additional benefits associated with this position.
Environmental Factors & Physical Requirements The work environment generally includes an office setting. The noise level is usually quiet. This position is regularly required to sit in a chair; use hands to touch (e.g. computer mouse), handle (e.g. telephone), type (e.g. keyboard) or feel (e.g. paper); reach with hands and arms, and see, talk and hear. Occasionally required to stand; walk and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. May lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. Specific vision abilities include close vision and the ability to read a computer screen.
Interested candidates should submit an application, resume and a cover letter to the Village of Hinsdale, Village Manager’s Office, Attn: Human Resources 19 E. Chicago Hinsdale, IL 60521, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit www.villageofhinsdale.org/jobs for a job application. The Village is an EOE employer. The position is open until filled.
Position Requirements Successful candidate will have knowledge of the principles and practices of municipal engineering and also have the ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing with residents, contractors, architects, other government agencies and fellow employees. Proof of enrollment in a civil engineering program at a college or university is required.
About Village of Hinsdale
The Village of Hinsdale, located 21 miles west of Chicago, is a full-service community governed by a Village President and Board of Trustees. The Village is comprised of the following departments: Administration, Finance, Community Development, Police, Fire, Public Services and Parks & Recreation. The Village Manager is responsible for the day-to-day operations.