Category: Jobs – Internships/Co-ops

Job Posting: Carnwath Excavating Co. Internship

Internships are open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are pursuing degrees in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Construction Engineering Technology.  We are looking for someone that is in the civil engineering-surveyor program that is interested in a summer job while in college with the intention of making this a career upon graduation.


We are seeking students with the following qualifications:

Current undergraduate student working towards a degree in a civil engineering field, surveying or construction management

Must be flexible with schedule

Familiarity with CAD integrated software (Agtek, Heavy Bid etc..)

Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills along with strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Possess excellent work ethic and exude positive attitude

Great organization and prioritization abilities

Must be willing to work outside in good and inclement weather

Good driving record and valid driver’s license

Previous work experience is a plus

Ability to prioritize work & meet project deadlines


Responsibilities will include but not limited to:

The Intern position has more flexibility with part-time or full-time, but 12 weeks is preferred. Interns will learn about multiple career paths in our company, and will be trained to become a full-time employee after college graduation. Some duties and responsibilities include:

Assist estimator, do take offs, prepare bid set ups

Assist in managing & tracking of submittals

Learn the details of our business & get some field experience

Estimating cost for change orders

Soliciting bidders and coordinate subcontractor activity

Scheduling of various contracts and materials


Contact Info:

Sharon McDougall

Carnwath Excavating Co.

Phone: (248)625-7711


Job Posting: City of Wauwatosa Internship

City of Wauwatosa has an opportunity for potentially multiple engineering internships this summer.  The job posting can be found here: City of Wauwatosa Internship

Interested candidates should apply on-line directly to our website at The application deadline is listed as 4:30pm on Friday, 3/22/19.

The direct link to the application for the position is:

Job Posting: Alpena County Road Commission (Intern)

The Alpena County Road Commission is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Temporary Engineering Internship. Duties include but are not limited to the following: perform
field surveying, assist in the design and development of road construction plans, perform construction inspection and documentation, and performs various other technical engineering
related work. Applicants for the position of Temporary Engineering Internship must currently be pursuing an education in Civil Engineering Technology or related field. Applicants should
be knowledgeable in utilization of computer software, materials testing, road construction project engineering and documentation. Salary dependent on qualifications and experience.
Applications accepted until Thursday, March 28, 2019.

Applications available at the

Alpena County Road Commission, 1400 N. Bagley Street, Alpena, MI 49707 or contact . Phone (989) 354-3252. An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Posting (Internship): MnDOT

MnDOT is currently accepting applications for Student Worker Paraprofessionals for the 2019 Summer season.   Attached, please find information on how to apply online and a copy of the job posting.  Applications will be accepted through 02/28/2019.

Candidates must be currently enrolled as a full-time student in the Civil Technology Program or Civil Engineering Program with a GPA of at least 2.0.

Interested applicants should go to: and search on Job ID# 29708

External Candidate – Resume Help 2016

RS 29708 – SWPP Summer 2019

Job Posting (full time/internship): Scott Civil Engineering Company

Scott Civil Engineering Company is looking for two people (one intern and one full time) who are interested in bridges and transportation, specifically design.  They are located in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Job Advertisement – Full Time Civil Engineer 2019

Job Advertisement – Intern 2019


Robert W. Lothschutz, P.E.
Scott Civil Engineering Company

1345 Monroe Ave., Suite 136
Grand Rapids, MI 49505
Office: 616-458-8792

Job Posting: CITY (Careers in Transportation for Youth) Internship Program

CITY Internship Program

COMTO’s Careers in Transportation for Youth (CITY) Internship Program provides minority college juniors and seniors with a unique opportunity to gain professional and practical experience in the transportation industry. Through the CITY Program, COMTO seeks to prepare the best and brightest to become leaders, decision makers and change agents in the transportation industry. Interns will work, learn and gain professional development and team-leading experience at transportation agencies or businesses, while exploring careers within the industry.


Application Open: October 19, 2018
Application Deadline: February 25, 2019

Interviews: March 2019
Applicant Notification: No later than March 2019
Internship Dates: June 3 – August 9, 2019
National Conference in Tampa, FL: July 12-16, 2019


To apply to COMTO’s CITY Internship program, the applicant must:

  • Be a US citizen or eligible to work in the US
  • Belong to an underrepresented or minority group
  • Be currently enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited institution of higher education
  • Be enrolling as a college junior, senior, or first year graduate student in the coming Fall academic term at an accredited institution of higher education
  • Have, and show proof of, a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or above (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Be able to successfully pass a background and/or drug check
  • Reside or attend school in the internship area;
  • Able to accommodate a possible summer relocation opportunity
  • Be available and able to complete the 10-week internship program
  • Be available to travel to, and participate in, COMTO’s National Meeting & Training Conference in a major US city in July

Applicants with disabilities are encouraged to apply.



Job Posting (full time/intern): Kimley-Horn

Kimley-Horn is Hiring!

Interested in joining one of Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For”? Kimley-Horn is looking for Civil/Environmental Engineering college students and soon-to-be graduates for full-time and internship opportunities around the country. We are extremely interested in your school’s Civil Engineering program and feel we have unmatched possibilities waiting for driven and exceptional students like you!

You fill find an informational flyer here about opportunities with our firm. Kimley-Horn has 420 full-time and 250 summer internship opportunities available nationwide. If you are interested in joining one of the nation’s top civil engineering design and consulting firms, we encourage you to sign up for a virtual information session and apply online!

More about Kimley-Horn:

Kimley-Horn is one of the most comprehensive and well-respected civil engineering design and consulting firms in the nation. With staff in over 80 offices, we offer services to both private and public sector clients in a wide range of disciplines including; land development, transportation planning, traffic operations, roadway design, aviation, structures, transit, ITS, water resources, environmental, and landscape architecture. Our team-oriented culture combines hands-on learning with training programs that focus on both technical and business-based skills so that we develop well-rounded consultants. We work hard and share knowledge, expertise, and profits across the firm. Kimley-Horn is ranked among Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For”.

Kaitlyn Stoudenmire
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Job Posting (Interns/Full Time): Kiewit

Kiewit is still looking for a few more Interns for the Summer and full time staff.  They would love to get more students from Michigan Tech and students that are interested in rail and transportation projects.

Below are two application links with position descriptions for districts that specialize in rail projects. Kiewit has both internship and full time opportunities within this industry! The first link is the Mass Electric Transportation internship application, and the second is the Full Time Southwest Entry Level Engineer position. As a note, Southwest specializes in rail but also has two other groups that work with roads and water/wastewater projects for those interested in infrastructure construction in general.

Mass Electric Transportation:



Darian Reed

Rail Estimating Intern


3888 E. Broadway Road

Phoenix, AZ 85040


Job Posting: Kimley-Horn (Full time & Intern)

Kimley-Horn is looking for students, new graduates (both under-graduate and graduate program) to help fill our fill-time and intern positions. Kimley-Horn is unable to attend the Spring Career Fair, so they wanted to share some open positions they current have available.

They are hoping to fill positions in the groups listed below. However, their firm as a whole has a lot of positions still available throughout the country.


    • Electrical
    • Asset/Pavement Management

Minneapolis-St. Paul:

    • Development Services (Land/Site Development)
    • Transportation Planning/Traffic Operations

Kaitlin Nottestad ( is their Midwest region HR recruiter but can also get students in touch with recruiters in other regions throughout the country as well. Please make note that anyone interested in applying for a internship or full-time position at Kimley-Horn, can reach out to Kaitlin directly via her email.

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