Job Announcements

Job announcements posted below have been submitted by potential employers.  They have not been screened by the CEIE Department.

Full-time and internship postings specific to positions beginning in spring and summer, fall 2016:

  • The Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering at NC State University is organizing  the RISE (Research Internship Summer Experience) program in Summer 2016.   The program is open to current undergraduate students in the upper classes as well as master’s students who are interested in doctoral studies. The RISE program will be hosted on the NC State campus in Raleigh, NC, from June 5 to August 4, 2016.  More information and directions for applying to the 2016 RISE Program are available at Application deadline is March 10, 2016.  (posted 2/6/16)
  • Transportation Department of Whitman, Requardt and Associates, LLP is hiring interns.  For more information please contact Moaz Khan | Civil Engineer, Whitman, Requardt & Associates, LLP, 3701 Pender Drive, Suite 450, Fairfax, VA 22030 Tel. 703.293.7406,
  • FHWA’s Professional Development Program (PDP) Office is advertising for several recent graduates of a Civil Engineering program (GS-810-07/09.)  As PDP participants, the candidates will receive an introduction to the technical, administrative, and program management aspects of highway engineering in the Agency.  During this 2 year developmental program, the employee will complete three major components including apprentice experience, developmental assignments, and a professional development academy. The apprentice experience will occur in one of  FHWA’s Federal-Aid Division Offices or Federal Lands Highway Division Offices.  Developmental assignment options may include the following: design, construction, project development, environment, safety, pavements, materials, research, ITS, bridge, traffic operations, hydraulics, preventive maintenance, access management, utilities and R/W, planning, surveys, geotechnical, and value engineering.  IMPORTANT: THE POSITION HAS A MOBILITY REQUIREMENT. Applicants must be open to geographic mobility for developmental assignments and permanent placement relocation nationwide. A signed mobility agreement is a condition of employment. For more information and to apply, please see the following USAJobs links:   (Posted 2/6/16)

  •  A postgraduate research opportunity is currently available at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Water (OW).  This appointment will be served with the Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water (OGWDW) in Washington, DC.  Applicants must have received a bachelor’s or master’s degree in a biological or physical science, engineering, environmental, health, or a public health field within five years of the desired starting date, or completion of all requirements for the degree should be expected prior to the starting date.  The appointment is full time for one year and may be renewed upon recommendation of EPA and contingent on the availability of funds. The participant will receive a monthly stipend. The annual stipend will range from $43,684 to $53,435 based on level of education.  The mentor for this project is Richard Weisman (  For more information or to apply go to the following link: (Posted 1/16)

  • VDOT offers excellent internship opportunities to engineering students.  Click the following link to apply to the VDOT Internship Program Internship Program.  Email questions or comments to (posted 10/14/15)

  • DeVlan VA a Land Development company based in Reston,VA is looking for two paid interns: Civil and Architectural Engineers.  Open positions include:
     Civil Engineers
    ·         Rising junior preferable senior. Experience in the field, or knows about work site.
    ·         Previous internships are a plus.
    ·         Part-time starting August to the end of December. Possibility to stay longer.
    ·         Intermediate to proficiency using  AutoCad and REVIT
    Architectural Engineers/ Building Engineers:
    ·         Rising junior preferable senior. Experience with AutoCad and REVIT.
    ·         Able to read, analyze, understand, and create plans.  For more information contact  (Posted 8/13/15)
  • The National Security Agency is hiring civil and infrastructure engineers.  For more information and to apply: (Posted 8/13/15)
  • Scott Long Construction is currently seeking qualified individuals to fill project engineer positions. Project engineers at Scott Long are responsible for supporting team operations through technical analysis and providing creative solutions. Additionally, project engineers communicate daily with project managers, architects, engineers, and owners to assist the management of construction projects. Scott Long has numerous opportunities for career growth and professional development, which make it an ideal company for personal growth as a professional. Intersted candidates may send resumes to (Posted 7/7/15)
  •  Internship Opportunity: Washington GasThe Pipeline Integrity Intern position involves conducting research on historical documents related to the installation of transmission and high pressure pipelines in order to establish that the records are Verifiable, Traceable and Complete.  The research includes searching for documentation in archived boxes, reviewing as-built drawings and working in the geographical information system (GIS).  Other duties may include organizing files or making copies.  Candidate must be enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program at an accredited institution. Interested candidates should email their resumes to (Posted 5/5/15)
  • George Mason’s office of Project Management and Construction invites applicants from CEIE students for summer, fall, and spring internships specializing in construction administration  (level 1).  Applicants will be assigned and rotated through projects in Construction Inspection and Compliance, Land Use Development, and Construction Project Management.  Typical duties will include: inspecting construction to assure quality and compliance with contractual documents, preparing daily reports, reviewing change orders and their execution, work with various agencies to assure compliance with all applicable environmental laws and regulations, assist with required environmental reporting, tracking and monitoring construction project progress and expenses.  Prior internship experience, knowledge of AutoCAD, and good communication skills are all pluses.  Applicants should be pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Civil, Environmental, and/or Infrastructure Engineering and have finished their first year within their degree program.  Interested students should apply immediately as these opportunities fill up fast.  Interested candidates may apply to this posting at the GMU Career Services or you may send your resume and cover letter to Ed Daniels, Director Human Resources – Facilities at mailstop 1E4. Applications are due by May 10th and interviews will be conducting between May 11th through May 20th.  Applications should include a cover letter explaining why the applicant is interested as well as a detailed resume showing past experiences.
  • SMITH Engineering is in search for a soon-to-be GMU graduate to fill a full-time Project Engineer position. The candidate should have an interest in land development civil engineering, be detail-oriented, work well on a team, and have a strong work ethic.  Experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D is a plus.  Resumes and cover letter should be sent to:  SMITH Engineering is a rapidly-growing land development civil engineering firm based in Chantilly, Virginia. We specialize in private-sector land development projects in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area. For more information please check our website: (posted 4/28/15)
  •  The Virginia Commonwealth STEM Industry Internship program assists Virginia college students majoring in science, technology, engineering and math in locating internships with Virginia employers. (Posted January 13, 2015.)
  • The U.S. National Science Foundation sponsors programs at universities for paid summer research by undergraduates. These programs, called Research Experiences for Undergraduates (or REU’s), provide an opportunity to do some interesting summer work; to see if you like research; and to check out another university. You can search for REU’s here.  In 2015, for example, the University of Nebraska is hosting the REU program Sustainability of Civil Infrastructure in Rural Environments;  Duke University is hosting one entitled Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology; and Montana State University hosts another entitled Sustainable Transportation.  (Posted January 13, 2015.)
  • Visit here for a list of other paid summer research opportunities off campus. (Posted January 13, 2015.)