Surveying Summer Intern

Wagman, Inc.
May 3, 2024
Newark, DE
Job Type


Wagman, Inc.

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, it is the policy and employment practice of the Wagman that there will be no discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or disability in the recruiting of applicants for employment or in the hiring of employees. Wagman's policy of nondiscrimination applies to all work-related actions; including but not limited to employment, promotion, transfer, discharge, training, or retraining under programs to which the company subscribes; recruitment or recruitment advertising. Reasonable accommodations will be made for qualified disabled persons according to existing state and federal law. Requests by qualified disabled persons for reasonable accommodation are encouraged by the company. All employees are requested to encourage women, persons of minority races and disabled persons to apply for employment with the company.

City: Newark
State/Territory: Delaware
Employment Type Full Time Hourly

Education Requirement: H.S. Diploma or GED
Experience Requirement: construction experience a plus, surveying experience preferred
Special Skills: enrolled in A.S., B.S. or certification program in surveying or engineering
Travel Requirement: open to travel

Position: Summer Surveying Internship (Full Time)

Travel: primary locations Newark, DE

We are currently looking for Interns pursuing an A.S. or B.S. in Civil Engineering, Engineering Technology or Surveying. Would consider candidate in certification program for Surveying to join our Wagman Heavy Civil team. Reporting to direct field supervision, the Intern will be assigned various tasks from management and work with the engineering and surveying team on the assigned project. Tasks may include but are not limited to reviewing drawings and specs, site walk through's, setting up of GPS equipment, surveying different areas of the project and more. The ideal candidate should be able to take and follow instructions as well as be able to work independently and communicate effectively. This position works alongside the entire Project Team to support the completion of assigned construction projects and ensures all plans move forward to meet projected deadlines in safe manner. This is a safety sensitive position requiring work on construction sites with various safety hazards inherent in heavy construction.

This position is subject to drug testing and compliance policies associated with our status as a Federal Contractor.

Wagman is a fourth generation, family-owned company with offices in Pennsylvania and Virginia. Founded in 1902, Wagman is a nationally recognized leader in the industry. Core competencies include: design-build, infrastructure, marine construction, modified concrete, grooving and grinding, and geotechnical construction services.

The following essential functions will be performed under the general direction of managers in various departments of the company:

  • Assist on preparing work plans.
  • Assist project surveyor with layouts
  • Assist in setting up and utilizing GPS equiplment, TotalStation etc.
  • Track and record field production quantities
  • Procuring materials and equipment for upcoming work
  • Perform schedule updates
  • Will perform takeoffs

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift up to 30 pounds from ground level to waist level.
  • Frequent standing and walking required throughout a scheduled work shift.
  • Must be able to bend, squat, and kneel occasionally throughout a scheduled work shift.
  • Must be able to perform simple grasping and fine manipulation tasks with both hands.
  • Acceptable corrected vision (in both eyes) and acceptable corrected hearing required.
  • Must have the ability to work on uneven surfaces.
  • Must be able to work outdoors in wet, muddy, cold, hot and humid weather

Our Values

Wagman's Core Values of integrity, mutual respect, safety, innovation, sense of urgency, and community are an integral part of every decision and every plan made at Wagman and these values have laid the foundation for our success and longevity for our past, present, and future.
Consistently being recognized with national and regional awards for projects, safety and community is a testament of our commitment to these values. Beyond the buildings and bridges which connect and improve our communities, Wagman has community engagement programs and initiatives which help to build better, for our people.

Wagman Culture
Wagman is committed to cultivating a workforce and preserving a culture built on our core values. Our people are our most valuable assets. We value the diverse identities, experiences, perspectives, backgrounds capabilities and talents that our people bring to Wagman.

From hiring to training, development, and promotions to special events, Wagman is committed to providing equal and equitable opportunities and rewarding experiences. As a family business providing a safe and healthy work environment in accordance with our mission, we foster diverse and inclusive work experiences and a sense of belonging.

Wagman is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. We recognize and value our diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Wagman is proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V.


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