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, 2015:

  • Opening for Civil Engineers, US Department of Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Denver and Lakewood, Colorado.  Applications due May 3, 2015, click on the link below for more information: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/396847500 (posted 3/12/15)
  • Royce Construction Services invites applications from qualified engineering and construction management students for internships in a small yet growing design-build construction company.  Interns can work part-time during the academic year and full-time during other periods.  RCS has active contracts with the federal government across the country.  Work in the Reston, Virginia office involves the foundational requirements of most companies such as marketing, accounting, business development, etc.  Common construction company requirements include estimating, scheduling, subcontracts management, design management, etc.  On-site work involves actual site visits, project inspections, subcontractor management, safety, QA/QC, client visits, etc.  For more information about the company, visit our website at www.roycecs.com.  If interested, send your resume to Rich Shelton at rshelton@roycecs.com (posted 3/12/15)
  • Internships with the Department of Transportation/Federal Highway Administration in Sterling. Virginia.  To apply, please go to: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/397228700.  Applications will be accepted from any U.S. Citizen. This position is part of the Pathways Program and is open to current students (undergraduate or graduate) who are enrolled or accepted for enrollment in a qualifying educational institution and enrolled at least half-time. Additional information about the Pathways Program can be found at http://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/hiring-authorities/students-recent-graduate (posted 3/12/15)
  • Heritage Documentation Programs invites applications from qualified students for 2015 summer employment documenting historic sites and structures of architectural, landscape and technological significance throughout the country. Duties involve on-site field work and preparation of measured and interpretive drawings and written historical reports for the HABS/HAER/HALS Collections at the Prints and Photographs Division of the Library of Congress. Projects last 12 weeks, beginning in late May or early June. The deadline for applications is 9 March 2015.  For more information, visit http://www.nps.gov/hdp/jobs/summer.htm. (posted 3/6/15)
  • Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc. is Seeking entry-level civil/environmental engineer or biological engineer interested in wetlands, streams, and water resources to start in summer 2015.  Projects include stream restoration, low impact development, wetlands mitigation design, and floodplain studies. Ideal candidate will have from 0 to 3 years of experience, EIT, and knowledge of AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil 3D, SWMM, HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, TR-55, Microsoft Office, and Google Docs.  Submit resume, cover letter, salary requirements, and list of professional references (no calls please) no later than March 26, 2015 to: Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc. Attn: Kate Tomlinson E-mail: ktomlinson@wetlandstudies.com; Web page: www.wetlandstudies.com Additional openings are posted here (Posted February 19, 2015)
  •  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.)
  • Pons & Associates invites applications from civil engineering students at any level for a summer internship assisting engineers and geologists in construction monitoring, geo-instrumentation, geotechnical lab testing, and engineering geology tasks.  Applicants should be academically strong, detail-oriented, motivated, have strong writing skills, and have access to a car for transportation.  Applicants should send a one-page resume and a cover letter that includes dates of availability  to Ms. Angela Tucker angela@ponsassociates.com.  (Posted January 14, 2015.)