Summer 2020 Internship - GeoStructural Engineering Focus, King of Prussia, PA

  • Freedom Business Center Dr, King of Prussia, PA, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Schnabel Foundation Company was formed in 1959 as a foundation engineering and construction company in business to design and build excavation support and specialized foundation systems. We still do that today. We have grown from a single office in Washington, DC to include nine offices from coast-to-coast where we now employ over 40 professional engineers who design and manage the construction projects in those offices.

Job Description

Our Internship program at Schnabel Foundation Company offers junior and senior level college students an opportunity to develop and enhance engineering skills through hands-on work experience. The emphasis for this position is broadening practical knowledge and experience as well as applying professional principles to real problems under the supervision of senior engineering personnel. 

Position Summary: Responsibilities for this position include a variety of projects including AutoCAD drafting, field data collection, site survey, project reports, quantity take-offs, design assistance and monitoring construction projects.

Qualifications for the position include working towards B.S. or M.S. Degree in Civil Engineering with completion of entry-level engineering courses.

Prior professional work or internship experience in a related field is desirable, but not required. Candidates must possess good oral and written communications skills, computer literacy, and a positive attitude. Basic knowledge and understanding of ACAD and understand construction drawings (ability to perform basic take-offs from drawings).

EOE – Equal Opportunity Employer. People of color, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.




  • Must be available to work in King of Prussia office and have a car to be available for out of-town/state travel as needed
  • Working towards B.S. or M.S. Degree in Civil Engineering with completion of entry-level engineering courses
  • Demonstrated understanding of geotechnical and structural design concepts
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficient in MS Excel and MS Word (AutoCAD helpful)
  • Strong analytical & time management skills
  • Highly detail-oriented and self-motivated


Additional Information


Schnabel Foundation Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is fully committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran or military status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws.

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