NDOT Hiring for Summer Internships
LAS VEGAS, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) is looking ahead to the summer road construction season by accepting applications for paid summer internships through February 28. The internships provide on-the-job training in administration and civil and environmental engineering, including roadway and bridge design, construction, hydraulics, materials, as well as traffic engineering, environmental stewardship and highway project administration, maintenance and storm water management.
The internships take place May through August 2020 and pay up to $18 per hour, depending on education and experience. Through February 28th, applications are being accepted for positions in Carson City, Las Vegas, Reno, Elko, Ely, Tonopah and Winnemucca. Applications can be submitted by selecting the “careers” link of nevadadot.com. Applicants must be a high school graduate and currently enrolled in a college program.
More than 60 students took part in the NDOT internship program last year, actively learning processes to design, construct and administer transportation projects in Nevada. The internship program allows students to gain real-life engineering and construction experience while benefiting Nevada transportation.