Job Title: Planning Intern

Job Location: San Diego

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Job Description:

Join our Planning Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Planning Intern for our Los Angeles, Orange, San Diego, or Las Vegas offices for Summer 2021. This is a part-time position, with the possibility of part time work during the school year.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • General planning support, including data collection, research, and documentation
  • Assist in analysis of geospatial, statistical, and operations data
  • Contribute to the development of transportation plans, corridor plans, transit plans, feasibility studies, alternatives analyses, community outreach materials, business development strategies, land use and urban planning and other analyses
Talent is the essence of meeting our clients’ objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.
Job Requirements
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Local candidates preferred. Please note that there is no relocation or housing assistance associated with this internship
  • Knowledge of land use, equity, transportation, transit, and active transportation planning practices and policies
  • Prior internship experience, leadership experience, or relevant coursework
  • Experience participating in public and stakeholder outreach, including meetings and surveys
  • Familiarity with GIS applications and tools, e.g., ArcGIS or ArcGIS Online
  • Experience with graphic design software, e.g., Adobe Creative Suite
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world’s leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.
WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges.  Are you ready to get started?
As a federal contractor and recipient of federal funds, WSP USA is a drug free workplace and Equal Opportunity Employer  – Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.

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Apply by date: 04/02/2021