Burns Harbor, IN 
Posted 1 day ago
Job/Internship Description
Job Locations US-IN-Burns Harbor
Job ID 2021-1810
# of Openings Remaining 2
About DLZ

Job Description

DLZ is looking for bright and motivated Interns to join the team in Burns Harbor, IN!

Burns Harbor's Materials Testing department has Civil Engineer Intern opportunities.. We are open to students varying class schedules, approximately 25 hours per week, daily coverage is required. Weekend hours may be available once training is complete. All training, safety training, and personal protective equipment is provided by DLZ.


    Log and prepare concrete specimens for strength testing as they come in from the field
  • Operate the concrete break machine and log the results
  • Log soil/aggregate samples as they come in from the field
  • Perform gradation testing of aggregate samples and log the results
  • Perform proctor test of soil/aggregate samples and log the results
  • Daily cleanup of the lab subsequent to materials testing
  • Assist the group manager in report preparation
  • Other tasks as directed.

Job Qualifications:

  • Candidates must be currently enrolled in Civil Engineering or another relevant curriculum.
  • Strong analytical, conceptual, communication, and organizational skills are needed.
  • Strong problem-solving skills, the ability to self-motivate, and work productively without supervision are a must.
  • Ability to pass pre-employment background, driving record and drug testing.
  • Ability to visit and safely traverse construction and project sites and complying with all applicable safety codes and requirements.

DLZ Corporation is an award-winning architecture and engineering firm serving public and private entities across the nation. As a multidisciplinary firm, DLZ provides engineering and architectural design services, construction management, surveying, right-of-way acquisition and materials testing. In 2016, DLZ was named Design Firm of the Year by Engineering News-Record (ENR) Midwest. In addition, DLZ is consistently ranked as one of ENR's Top 150 U.S. Design Firms. Our growth is a testament to the quality of our work and the satisfaction of our clients.

Our mission is to build on our reputation for excellence by becoming the preferred architectural, engineering, and environmental firm. We focus on meeting and exceeding our clients' expectations and are known for our competence, integrity, and contributions to the people and communities we service and in which we live.


DLZ is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. DLZ fully supports and maintains compliance with all state, federal, and local regulations. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other category protected by federal, state, and local laws.


Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
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