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Student Civil Engineer / Technician Internship – Design, Traffic & Construction

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Madison Office

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Employment Type

Part Time

Job Description

KL Engineering, Inc. is always on the lookout for student interns to work in positions related to civil engineering – transportation. Our engineer technician intern student employees benefit from hands-on experience, technical training, mentorship opportunities and working within a positive team-oriented work environment. There can be the option to consider a part-time school year arrangement, full-time summer and/or a full-time semester-based Coop. KL Engineering is an award- winning Wisconsin-based civil engineering consulting firm headquartered in Madison, with additional offices in Menomonie, Green Bay, and Germantown. We provide our clients with a full range of services that include transportation engineering, planning and design, structural engineering, traffic engineering, site design, parks/trails/recreation design, municipal and utility design, environmental studies, surveying/GIS, and construction management.

Qualified candidates will be working toward a B.S. or a M.S. in Civil Engineering or an A.S. in Civil Engineering Technology, with interest in or focus on traffic engineering, roadway design, structural engineering, site design, construction management, field survey, and CAD/mapping incorporating various engineering principles in the analysis, design, and construction of civil engineering projects. Entry-level knowledge of CAD software is desirable.

Working under the direction of our Project Leaders and Senior Engineers, responsibilities may include traffic counts, traffic analyses, field reviews, CAD drafting, quantity and estimate computations, computer modeling, field survey, construction inspection, and miscellaneous design tasks.


  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Ability to apply technical skills to meet project demands and solve problems for our clients.
  • Positive attitude and an impressive work ethic.
  • Clear sense of urgency and self-initiative to meet deadlines.
  • Attention to details and ability to contribute to a positive work environment.
  • Ability to work within various outdoor and construction site elements, move/lift objects that can range from 20 – 60 lbs., and maintain a clean driving record.

The successful candidate will seek to learn from a team of professionals who are invested and excited about the opportunity to work on a variety of infrastructure projects and initiatives that improve mobility, accessibility, and safety. At KL Engineering, we work on diverse and challenging transportation related projects within a team of talented and experienced engineers in an inclusive, collaborative, and flexible work environment. Our focus is to provide students and employees meaningful work and involvement enabling them to learn, grow, and thrive personally and professionally. Our shared values of integrity, dependability, excellence, work-life balance, diversity, and commitment to our clients and each other is the foundation of our continued success.


Please apply through our website or submit a resume and cover letter to recruiting@klengineering.com



Women, Veterans, Disabled, and Minorities are encouraged to apply

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, age, gender, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran/military status, marital status, genetic information, or any other status protected under local, state, or federal laws or regulations.


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