Additional Salary Information:
Applicant Pool:If another department
vacancy occurs in this job title within six months, the same applicant pool may
be used for the selection.
This is a Summer Internship position and all applicants must be enrolled in a College, University, or Tech School. If applicant is not currently enrolled in a College, University or Tech School the application will not be considered for a position.
To apply please fill out the first page of the state application (personal information) and attach resume, cover letter, and unofficial transcripts to the application to apply.
Interviews will be conducted during the beginning of spring semester. On average MDT will hire anywhere from 10-15 Engineering Interns.
The locations of positions are statewide; in 2013 Engineering Interns worked in the following locations: Lewistown, Billings, Helena, Butte, and Bozeman. Interns will not receive benefits such as paid holidays, medical coverage, earned vacation, or sick leave.
Work schedule will be 40 hours a week, Monday-Friday. Construction engineering interns will occasionally work over 40 hours a week and some Saturdays.
Please submit unofficial transcripts
Pay is determined by credit hours earned by the end of Spring semester 2014:
60-90 credit hours = $13.04
91+ credit hours = $14.42
Engineering Interns perform work related to active construction projects or planning and design for future projects on Montana’s highways. Duties include but are not limited to inspecting, testing, sampling, surveying, GIS mapping, and monitoring contractor progress.
Field Construction Interns will work on active jobs and assist in real-time problem solving.
Pre-construction interns will contribute to the design of future highway jobs.
Have knowledge and understanding of Civil, Construction, or Environmental Engineering practices and terminology. This knowledge should come from current college courses and lab work.
Must be currently enrolled in College, University or Tech School and at least be entering Junior year or have completed at least 60 credit hours. If applicant is enrolled in a Tech School (2 year program) the credit minimum is 30 credit hours.
Acceptable majors are: Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering Technology, Civil Engineering Technology, and Environmental Engineering.