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 fall, 2014:

  • The  Virginia Tech Occaquan Watershed Monitoring Lab in Manassas, VA, invites applications for a part-time lab assistant, 10 to 15 hours per week.  The lab assistant will support studies in lake, reservoir, and watershed quality.  Duties will begin with basic lab support but can develop into greater responsibility.  Applications in the form of a cover letter and one-page resume should be sent to Ms. Dongmei Wang <>.  (Posted September 12, 2014.)
  • Dulles Geotechnical and Material Testing Services, Inc. (DGMTS) invites applications from CEIE students for entry level permanent employment in their Northern Virginia office for senior technician and staff engineer positions.  Applicants should be enthusiastic about a career in geotechnical engineering.  Prior internship experience, knowledge of CAD, and good communication skills are all pluses.  Applications in the form of a one-page resume and cover letter should be addressed to Mr. Tariq Hamid  (Posted September 4, 2014.)
  • The US Department of Defense, including the US Navy and the US Air Force, has posted several local, entry level opportunities for civil engineers who are US citizens.  These are searchable under USAJobs.  These positions do not require enlistment in the military. (Posted October 13, 2014.)
  • CDMSmith invites applications for a transportation planner position in their Fairfax, VA, office.  Applicants with a master’s degree in transportation, economics, planning, or other social science are preferred.  BS-CIE graduates who have completed the senior level transportation electives and who have relevant internship experience should also apply.  Applicants should have graduated recently or will graduate in December, 2014.  The position is described here.  (Posted October 17, 2014.)
  • The Transportation Engineering and Operations group in the Division of Transportation of Arlington, Virginia’s Department of Environmental Services invites applications for project interns from current civil engineering students and recent graduates.  Interns will perform traffic analysis, and may work up to 30 hrs/week during the academic year.  Familiarity with VISSIM, traffic analysis software, and ArcGIS are all pluses.  For more information, contact Mr. Andy Anton  Applications in the form of a cover letter and one-page resume should be sent to Mr. Anton.  (Posted Nov 3, 2014.)
  • Skanska, an international construction firm, invites students interested in positions with them to attend their networking event on Friday, January 9, 2015.  The event will begin at 10am at their huge Skanska-Facchina project site in Washington DC near the US Navy Yard, and will last most of the day.  For an invitation, contact Ms. Paige Moreno with your cover letter and one-page resume.  (Updated November 7, 2014.)