Student - Environment and Sustainability Intern

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Date: Nov 11, 2023

Location: Salt Lake City, UT, US

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 89746 

Job Category: Procurement 

Location: Salt Lake City, UT, United States 

Join a company that is passionately committed to the pursuit of a better world through positive change. With more than 65 years of business and technical expertise in mining, energy, and infrastructure, our 10,000 colleagues in 150 countries tirelessly work toward bettering the industries in which we operate. With practical solutions that are safe, innovative and sustainable, we think globally while acting locally. Are you looking for an opportunity to join a diverse group of professionals who are committed to remaining exceptional? We look forward to hearing from you.


Our Environmental Services Group (ESG) provides our clients with expertise in climate change, environmental assessment & management, noise & vibration, social impact management, sustainable development design, and water resources. With your help, we can build extraordinary things that co-exist, and benefit local communities and habitats.


Hatch is seeking a Student Intern with interest in developing a career in the consulting field and who enjoys working in a dynamic environment. At Hatch, we challenge the status quo and create positive change for our employees, and the communities and clients we serve in the mining, metals, infrastructure, digital, and energy sectors. We are inclusive, collaborating no matter where in the world we are. You are part of a community at Hatch, one that fosters career growth and education, is philanthropic in nature, and where entrepreneurship is key to success.


The Student Intern will gain exposure to the project lifecycle and all disciplines on the project i.e. Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Commissioning, depending on the phase of the project. The Student Intern’s responsibilities will be to provide transactional and analytical support to the Procurement team.


The Student Intern must be a driven and proactive person who seeks information from the project team and learning of Hatch systems, processes, and procedures.


Education & Essentials:

  • Must be working towards graduating or recently graduated, with a Degree in Engineering, Science, Liberal Arts, or Business
  • Excel academically while being actively involved in extra-curricular and/or volunteer activities at school or in the community
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Profound English written and verbal communication skills
  • High quality presentation skills and proficient use of PowerPoint
  • Negotiation skills




  • Solid organizational skills, including multi-tasking and time-management
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • Hands-on experience with project management tools (e.g. Microsoft Office & Microsoft Project)
  • Competencies (knowledge, skill, attributes):
    • Good understanding of engineering and business fundamentals as they apply to engineering problems and projects
    • Ability to learn quickly and to take on new challenges
    • Collaborative team player with excellent interpersonal skills
    • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Shows critical and creative thinking and problem solving, and brings forward solutions for our clients' toughest challenges
    • Adapts and embraces change


 ***All applications must include transcripts (official or unofficial) to be considered for this position.

 Requirements in general for all sectors:

  • To live our manifesto.  Our vision and values that set us apart from our competition, put our planet first, and make each day a step toward positive change. Hatch Manifesto
  • Perform assignments related to your sector.
  • Assist with preparation of detailed design for projects.
  • Support preparation of drawings from detailed notes and specifications
  • Coordination with other technicians/engineers on projects
  • Provide support to Senior Engineers and Designers as and when needed.

What we offer:

  • Stability and consistency – our role here at Hatch are long term full time.  We are not like other companies that hire for one project and do mass layoffs. You are joining the Hatch team and family to grow your career in a way that suites you best.
  • Our goal is to convert 100% of students/coops/interns to full time offers.
  • Expected growth at Hatch:
    • Overall
      • You will be able learn about the different sectors, processes, people and culture that drives our business.
      • You will learn from others- developing relationships with your managers, colleagues, etc. 
      • We want to learn from you too!  Share your referrals for us to connect with and interview, let us know what you are reading/learning about, fill us in on your university events!  Help us both flex our growth mindsets!
      • Growth in our communities locally, but also thinking globally.
    • In 3 ways: Experiential, Exposure, and Education:
      • Experiential- 70% of learning is on the job, hands-on!
      • Exposure- 20% of learning- Talking with others, mentoring, professional development groups!
      • Education- Courses (online or in person)- often created by Hatch specific to your role!
  • Company gatherings, happy hours, social interaction to build strong work relationships.
  • Social Activities- After work events (Top Golf, Barcadia, Virtual escape room)
  • Regional networking
  • Young Professional Groups (YP)
    • Orientation- young professional presentations/panels to start your career at Hatch.
    • YP (Young professional) Presentations- what it’s like to work on site.
  • KEG sessions (Keep Education Going)
  • PDP (Professional Development Program)
  • Challenging career with countless opportunities
  • The opportunity to receive excellent mentorship from industry experts.
  • An exciting work environment involved in constantly evolving industry.
  • Ability to apply your skills to challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects, while working alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people.


Why join us?

What we offer you?


  • Flexible work environment
  • Long term career development
  • Think globally, work locally


Don't meet every single requirement? You don't need to. At Hatch, we are building a diverse, inclusive workplace that fosters innovation. If you're interested in this role, we encourage you to apply even if your past experiences don't perfectly align with the skills we've listed.


We're committed to fostering a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate and serve. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers applicants without regard to age, race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran, or any other protected status. If you have any accommodation requirements, please let us know. We'll do our best to meet your needs in accordance with applicable local legislation.


Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City

Job Segment: Sustainability, Procurement, Engineer, Project Manager, Consulting, Energy, Engineering, Operations, Technology

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