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Transportation Intern - Washington, DC

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VHB

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18d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Washington, DC

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Off-cycle Internship

Engineering•Washington, DC

Description

  • VHB’s Washington DC team is looking for a Transportation Intern to join our Multimodal Operations & Engineering group. The selected candidate will work with a team of traffic engineers and transportation planners on a variety of public, private and institutional projects within broad cross-section of markets, including municipal, state agencies, higher education, federal lands and aviation.

Requirements

  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Detail Oriented
  • Self-motivated
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to think critically
  • Strong computer skills
  • Excel in working in a team environment
  • Qualifications:
  • Currently pursuing an undergraduate or master’s degree in civil engineering or related field
  • Experience with AutoCAD and/or MicroStation a plus
  • Experience with Synchro, Vissim, and/or HCS a plus
  • Experience with ArcGIS a plus

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Undergraduate

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Working within a team of professionals in developing traffic and transportation planning and engineering solutions for a multitude of multimodal transportation projects
  • Developing sign, pavement marking, and traffic signal design plans in MicroStation
  • Developing traffic signal timing plans
  • Researching best practices for traffic and transportation policy
  • Preparing written documents, summarize data and analysis, and assemble reports to convey findings and recommendations
  • Collecting and tabulating traffic data
  • Performing traffic engineering studies using Synchro, VISSIM, and other analysis tools
  • Analyzing intersection and roadway level of service
  • Performing quantity take-offs and cost estimates
  • Analyzing, developing, and evaluating of traffic improvements

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

hybrid

Location

Washington, DC

Benefits

  • Hiring Salary Range: $19/hr - $28/hr. The final compensation will be based on a variety of factors such as individual qualifications, education, and experience.