The Public Works' Transportation division has an exciting Summer internship opportunity for 2 - 3 students currently enrolled in a Civil Engineering or Urban Planning program at an accredited institution.
A presentation to the County Administrator and other County Leadership staff is required at the close of the internship program.
Participate in organized intern events.
Collect roadway conditions, bridge conditions or bicycle/pedestrian access conditions and enter them into Pavement Management program, Bridge Asset Management program (BAMP) or Bicycle/Pedestrian Access program
Assist the coordination of capital projects data collection and update them into Cartegraph or Excel spreadsheets
Administrative functions, as needed
Work Hours: Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week, must be flexible
Must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds
Ability and willingness to work outdoors
Drug Free Work Environment EOE/AA/ADA
Currently enrolled, and in good standing, in a 4-5 year Civil Engineering or Urban Planning program at a University or College
Experience using Cartegraph and/or ArcGIS preferred
Engineering intern (EI) preferred
Internal Number: 4770
About Sarasota County Government
We believe in work life balance and have excellent benefits including a state pension, medical and dental insurance, generous leave plan, training programs, wellness programs including a fitness center.
Our mission is to be the most livable and best managed community in the country, providing quality services, programs and facilities that reflect the goals of the community. Our employees are committed to demonstrating our values: Respect, Accountability, Integrity, Quality, Teamwork and Trust.
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