2024 Student Internship (U.S.) - Diversity and Inclusion Intern

Requisition ID:  269625


Bechtel has a long tradition of technical and engineering excellence in supporting multiple industries. Our employees use their ideas and ingenuity to create innovative, practical, and cost-effective solutions for our customers and our business. Bechtel's internship program was created to cultivate real-life industry interest based on hands-on experience. Many new university graduate hires began their careers at Bechtel as a student intern.


Each year, we hire numerous Interns. The total number of hires and start dates are subject to workload and business conditions. Locations will vary based on project needs, and may include Houston, TX, Glendale, AZ, and Reston, VA, along with various project sites.


Projects you will be assisting with:

Diversity & Inclusion - Assist with external engagement preparation, planning of global BRG meetings and professional society national and regional meetings for Bechtel - including SWE, SHPE, NSBE, AISES, Out and Equal, NACME, Disability:IN and Catalyst. Additionally, assist with supporting Advisory Councils, coordinate BRG efforts to foster one collaboration amongst groups and community outreach events. Additional duties include content development, strategy assessment, program delivery, as well as D&I Dashboard and data analysis.

  • Work with Office of Diversity and Inclusion, BRGs and D&I Councils to support activities, such as summer programs, D&I events to include conferences, virtual events, STEM camps and event logistics.
  • Assist in preparing D&I social media post, research and other communications tasks.
  • Support internal and external diversity-related programming.
  • Work with various functions on D&I priorities
  • Provide support for diversity and inclusion initiatives involving planning, coordination and communication of key activities, events and resources management


Basic Qualifications 

  • Currently enrolled in a four-year accredited degree program in Business Administration, Human Resources Management, Diversity and Inclusion or Psychology from an accredited college or University
  • Completed at least two years of undergraduate studies in one of the above fields
  • Possess the eligibility to work and remain in the US without sponsorship


Preferred Qualifications 

  • Effective communication skills, including the ability to prepare and deliver persuasive and well-organized ideas in both written and verbal form.
  • Professional proficiency with Microsoft Office.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.  

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


In accordance with Bechtel's duty to provide and maintain a safe workplace for our employees and to safeguard the health of our families, customers, and visitors, we have adopted mandatory COVID-19 safety protocols for each work location, which may include a vaccination or testing requirement. Please speak with your Bechtel recruiter to determine which protocols apply to the work location for the job you are seeking.

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