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Civil Engineering Intern- Richmond, VA

🚀 Off-cycle Internship


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  • You must be eager to learn, have a strong work ethic, ability to work independently and in a team, proficient in Microsoft Office, hold a valid driver's license, and willing to work in both indoor and outdoor environments.
  • You will assist in various civil engineering tasks, such as CAD design, site grading, field inspections, and construction administration. Collaborate with experienced professionals and participate in learning opportunities.

Off-cycle Internship



  • Introduction to designing and developing traffic studies, water, storm and sanitary sewer studies, and construction plans, civil engineering site plans, and roadway plans for construction. 


  • Willingness and eagerness to learn.
  • Self-started with the tenacity to seek out resources to further knowledge and experience.
  • Strong work ethic with focus on quality results.
  • Ability to work both independently and within a team environment.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization and external partners.
  • Highly motivated and problem-solving attitude.
  • Strong sense of urgency in responding to constituents.
  • Commitment to promoting the reputation of the company through quality of work.
  • Aspirations to grow professionally and advance within the company.
  • Education, Work Experience, Licensure/Certifications, and Technical Requirements:
  • High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent commensurate experience required.
  • Enrolled in community college courses, a college degree program, or formal continuing education program.
  • Focus on civil engineering or related discipline is strongly preferred.
  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).
  • Must hold a valid state driver’s license and successfully pass a motor vehicle check.
  • Physical Demands and Working Environment:
  • Partially indoor professional office environment which may include exposure to bright/dim light, noise, fumes, odors, and traffic.
  • Partially outdoor work environment which may include exposure to adverse weather conditions, varying temperatures, excessive noise, and/or potential hazards.
  • Mobility around an office environment.
  • Frequent and prolonged use of standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
  • Mobility around a job/construction site to include walking, bending, crawling, climbing, squatting, or kneeling and wearing of required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  • Primarily local travel during the business day.
  • Occasional lifting or carrying up to 20 pounds.
  • Occasional pushing or pulling up to 20 pounds.
  • Occasional reaching outward or above shoulder.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities



  • Leadership and Direction:
  • Perform work under direct supervision of an experienced professional and follow established procedures and clearly defined processes.
  • At the Operational and Company Level:
  • Interact with multiple departments and peers within the organization and participate in intern program learning and development opportunities.
  • Do the Work:
  • Assist with all aspects of project scope to include site grading, erosion and sediment control design, CAD design and drafting, storm water management design, water treatment, traffic analysis and/or utility design
  • Assist with field inspections.
  • Observe and participate in construction administration (RFI/Submittal) responsibilities.


Work type

Part time

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