Apply now to intern with City of Phoenix Street Transportation Department

Posted by on Aug 1, 2018 in Internships, Opportunities |

If you are a civil or transportation engineering major the City of Phoenix wants you to intern with the Street Transportation Department. Learn about how they tabulate crash reports, complete traffic studies and more!

The schedule is flexible, but they are looking for someone to commit 10 to 20 hours every week during normal office hours, weekdays 7:30 am–5:30 pm. This internship is unpaid.

They are seekings student interns to work on projects such as:

  1. Analysis of crash records. You will tabulate individual crash reports and pedestrian crash reports. Then, you will develop a report for the City of Phoenix website of collision statistics including frequencies, demographics and collision manner.  You will be expected to present results and periodic project updates to Department and City staff.
  2. Complete traffic studies. This may include safety studies, traffic impact studies, traffic signal timing studies, parking analysis, bicycle and pedestrian studies and traffic control warrant studies
  3. Signal Engineering assist with Traffic Signal Warrants, Hawk Warrants and Left Turn Arrow Warrants programs. This involves some spreadsheet work with Excel and fieldwork verifying left turn sight distance. There is also potential work with analysis of signalized intersections using the Synchro program for different traffic signal phasing and lane configurations at intersections.

Desired Skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, GIS and AutoCAD
  • Knowledge of symbols and terminology used in civil, transportation or electronic engineering drawings
  • Knowledge of basic high school math including algebra
  • Ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to work for large portions of the day on tasks unsupervised.

Sounds like you’d be a good fit? Applications are being accepted now!

Send your résumé and cover letter to Richard Russ at richard.russ@phoenix.gov. Please be sure to detail your availability now through the end of the semester.

Questions? Contact Richard Russ at richard.russ@phoenix.gov or 602-262-7173.

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Intern at Stantec Consulting in Phoenix

Posted by on Jun 13, 2018 in Internships, Opportunities |

If you are an electrical engineering major with an emphasis on power systems, apply now to intern at Stantec‘s Phoenix office this fall!

Stantec is a professional consulting business in planning, engineering, architecture, environmental sciences and project management. 

The company’s Water Sector brings together top engineers and scientists to see water differently– as a single, holistic system rather than as unconnected networks divided by jurisdictional boundaries. Stantec believes in helping communities increase their water efficiency with sustainable, cost-effective strategies.

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Jobs and internships — week of March 26

Posted by on Mar 27, 2018 in Career, Internships, Opportunities |

Did you know you can use Handshake to search job opportunities and internships, upload your résumés for recruiting employers to view, schedule on-campus interviews and see who’s recruiting at engineering career events throughout the year? If you’re not taking advantage of this resource, register for Handshake today.

HIGHLIGHTED JOB POSTINGS 

Organization  Advatech Pacific
Position Title  Engineering intern
Position Type  Internship
City, State  Phoenix, AZ
Application Details  Job details listed on Handshake ID# 1432648

 

Organization  Scoutible
Position Title  Engineering Internship
Position Type  Internship
City, State  San Francisco, CA
Application Details  Job details listed on Handshake ID# 1433499

 

Organization  Cole & Associates, Inc.
Position Title  Project Engineer- Civil Engineering
Position Type  Full-Time
City, State  Multiple Locations
Application Details  Job details listed on Handshake ID# 1377508

 

Organization  alliantgroup
Position Title  Engineering Consultant
Position Type  Full-Time
City, State  Houston, TX
Application Details  Job details listed on Handshake ID# 1111409

 

Organization  MuleSoft
Position Title  Senior Consultant
Position Type  Full-Time
City, State  San Francisco, CA
Application Details  Job details listed on Handshake ID#1428293

 

Find more job postings, events and career development opportunities at the Fulton Schools of Engineering Career Center.

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