As a Summer Engineering Intern at the Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT), you'll have the opportunity to supplement your classroom experience with valuable hands-on engineering experience working in the field on various highway construction projects.
The Nebraska Department of Transportation is the State Agency responsible for the planning, development, design, and construction of the state highway system. We employ more than 2,000 professionals statewide which includes more than 170 Civil Engineers. Many of our Interns accept employment opportunities as Engineers upon graduation and we hope you'll consider joining us this summer to find out more about what we do!
We can fill this internship in Ainsworth or O'Neill.
Apply today using our quick apply process! The system will require your resume at the beginning of the process to fill in the required information, but please remember to attach your resume again, one more time, at the end of the process before submitting. Thank you for your interest!
Examples of Work
Interns will be mentored and trained to perform inspection on routine phases of construction projects. May use Windows-based computer programs, including Microsoft Word and/or Excel, to keep construction records and documentation, as necessary. May also participate as a member of a survey crew and perform tests on construction materials. Perform other duties as assigned.
Qualifications / Requirements
REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid driver's license.
PREFERRED: Coursework, training, and/or experience in math, construction management, and engineering. Basic computer experience.
OTHER: Must be currently pursuing a degree in an Engineering discipline. Regular and reliable attendance is required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Effective communication skills. Must have strong work ethic, dedication and ability to work as part of a team.
Must be able to lift up to 100 pounds, climb, bend, stoop, walk long distances, and work in outdoor temperature extremes; work the schedule required by the hiring supervisor which may include working overtime and/or irregular work hours as needed; perform routine tasks using a computer, including word processing and Excel spreadsheets.
NDOT encourages applicants of all ages and experience.
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