Civil Engineer Intern

San Diego, California
$18.00 to $19.00
Apr 12, 2022
May 18, 2022
Contract Type
Organization Type

Internship Responsibilities

The CIVIL ENGINEERING INTERN will work on a variety of projects and tasks including CAD work using Microstation and/or AutoCAD, performing site investigations assisting with roadway designs preparing Exhibits and inputting data/maintaining databases for Capital Improvement projects.


Essential Functions

  • Assist in the development and design of projects.
  • Develop feasible design alternatives and compare significant parameters.
  • Identify and analyze the principle design features and major design alternatives.
  • Assist in the development of detailed plans, specifications, and cost estimates with project team.
  • Produce and revise drawings, sketches, and plans.
  • Review and analyze field notes, data, and calculations.
  • Research specifications and materials.
  • Assist in obtaining legal or other required documents, including landowner permission.
  • Coordinate work assignments with project team.
  • Achieve the scope, budget, and schedule of the project under the direction of the project manager.


Secondary Duties

  • Promote all resources offered by the firm to existing and potential clients.
  • Organize and maintain project files.
  • Maintain neat and organized work area.
  • Maintain current knowledge of equipment, techniques, procedures, and regulations.
  • Participate in professional development and training.
  • Assure drawings and designs are in accordance with project standards.
  • Communicate changes in work load or project scope with project manager.
  • Perform additional duties to add value to projects and exceed client expectations.



Student working towards a bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering with at least two years of classes completed. Previous Internship experience preferred but not required. 6 month Internship length preferred.