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Summer Internship

Company: Testing Service Corp 
Specialty Area: All 
Type: Full-Time 
Graduating in:
With degree:
Location: Carol Stream, IL 60188 
Application Deadline: 2020/04/01 00:00:00 GMT-4 


We are a geotechnical and construction materials consulting firm in northern Illinois and northwest Indiana. We have been in business for over 60 years and work on a variety of commercial, residential and municipal projects. We have offices in Carol Stream, Shorewood, Dekalb, Rockford and Gurnee Illinois performing testing in Northern Illinois, NW Indiana, Southern Wisconsin and Eastern Iowa.

We are currently seeking summer interns at all of our offices, any grade level is welcome to apply. TSC will provide training on any field and/or laboratory testing which will be performed. TSC performs construction materials testing and geotechnical services for a variety of commercial, residential and public projects. You will be working under the direction of professional engineers and being trained by field technicians.

Typical duties include:

1) Field testing of concrete, soils and/or asphalt
2) Laboratory testing for soils and/or construction materials
3) Laying out boring/core locations
4) Preparing daily field reports of site observations and testing results


All specialty areas within civil engineering are welcome to apply. Our work may be of more interest to geotechnical, materials, structural, transportation and/or construction engineering specialties.

It is recommended interested students be from or have a place to stay in the Chicagoland area. TSC does not provide housing.

Interns will also need to have their own vehicle for travel to jobsites and carry equipment and/or samples back to the lab for testing. TSC will supply all necessary personal protective equipment (PPE), testing equipment, and supplies.

Additional Information

This is a paid internship with an hourly wage of $15/hour (for year one- higher rates for returning interns), any overtime or Saturday (rare) work will be at 1.5 times the hourly rate and mileage will be reimbursed at $0.60 per mile.

Interns will typically work between mid-late May to early August

Application Procedure

Please contact me via phone or email with any additional questions. If you are interested in the position, please email me your resume.

Thank you

Jack Massa, P.E.
Testing Service Corporation
Phone: (630) 784-4002