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Student Intern - Traffic
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Job Description

We are seeking a Student Intern to work part-time in our Traffic Engineering Department. The successful candidate will be at least a college junior pursuing a bachelors degree in Civil Engineering. Local candidates are strongly preferred. The ideal candidate
will be available to work 3 to 5 days per week, 16 to 24 hours per week. Work-hours per week and overall duration of the position will be determined by the Department Manager.

The Student Intern will develop an understanding of basic traffic engineering principles including traffic studies and design for a variety of projects including signing and pavement marking, traffic signals, roadway lighting, traffic control plans, construction
sequencing, and FMS/ITS plans. The Student Intern will provide assistance to Traffic Engineering Department staff in executing tasks associated with various state and municipal projects.

Responsibilities and skills to be developed include:

Understanding engineering studies, drawings, and specifications Performing and checking engineering calculations Performing quantity calculations and take-offs Basic operation of AutoCAD and/or MicroStation Preparing exhibits with COREL and other graphics software Performing field visits. Gaining familiarity with traffic engineering software and Microsoft Office products
Back checking drawings General clerk duties.