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🚀 Internship

Multimodal Transportation Engineering Intern - Los Angeles

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Trilon Group

19d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Los Angeles

AI generated summary

  • The ideal candidate for the Multimodal Transportation Engineering Intern position in Los Angeles should be a student or recent graduate in a related field, possess strong attention to detail and initiative, have the ability to manage multiple projects, exhibit excellent communication skills, be organized and have a general understanding of various software programs.
  • The Multimodal Transportation Engineering Intern will assist with project deliverables, conduct field investigations, support design teams in AutoCAD and other software, research and distribute reports, learn civil engineering design for active transportation, develop construction plans, participate in team meetings, and perform design tasks.

Off-cycle Internship

EngineeringLos Angeles

Description

  • This is a temporary, full-time (30+ hours a week), entry-level, opportunity to jumpstart your career and gain hands-on experience in the Active Transportation world. With a co-op at Alta, you’ll be exposed to a variety of projects, learn about consulting, and collaborate across disciplines and geographies with passionate engineers, landscape architects, urban planners, graphic designers, and civic data analysts. You’ll be able to have an impact on communities and how people get around. 
  • The internship program is more than just a job - we want you to focus on learning about our world, everything from proposals to project retrospectives. We aim to prepare you for your career in active transportation, even if it’s not at Alta; the world needs more passionate people making real-world changes, and we’re here to help you take that next step.

Position Priorities:

  • A general understanding of the field of urban planning, landscape architecture, or transportation engineering, a passion for active transportation, and the ability to collaborate across discipline boundaries are required in order to successfully meet the requirements of this position

Requirements

  • Students currently enrolled in a bachelor’s (junior year or above) or master’s program in the field of study related to Alta’s practices, OR recent graduates who have no career experience in the field.
  • Strong initiative, attention to detail, and a can-do mindset
  • Ability to work in an environment of competing priorities and multiple simultaneous projects.
  • Good interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Exhibits accuracy, attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
  • Ability to learn new technical skills and problem solve.
  • General understanding of MS Excel, Word, Adobe Creative Suite, G-Suite

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Participate in small or large projects across all disciplines to producing project deliverables.
  • Assist design team with a variety of tasks that will enhance your knowledge in active transportation.
  • Field investigations to confirm existing site conditions.
  • Work in AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Excel, Word, and/ or Synchro, to support designers.
  • Data research, preparing and distributing reports
  • The essential priorities of this position are to:
  • Gain functional knowledge and civil engineering design that pertains to active transportation.
  • Learn to develop construction plans.
  • Learn entire development process from conceptual to final design.
  • Perform design tasks.
  • Participate in team meetings and trainings.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

hybrid

Location

Los Angeles