Civil/Structural Engineering Interns

Colliers Engineering & DesignPittsburgh, PA

19 days ago


Job Title

Civil/Site Engineering Intern

Job Location


Job Overview

We are seeking a highly-motivated intern to join our Civil/Site Engineering Discipline for Summer 2024 in our Pittsburgh, PA office. Colliers Engineering & Design, an affiliate of Colliers, is a trusted provider of multi-discipline engineering, design and consulting services to public and private sector clients. Headquartered in Holmdel, New Jersey with 70 offices throughout the United States, we specialize in providing a comprehensive suite of services including civil/site, transportation, geospatial/survey, infrastructure, governmental, geotechnical/environmental, telecommunications and utilities engineering as well as architectural and planning services. We employ over 2,000 talented professionals who utilize the most advanced technologies to deliver customized solutions for our clients.


  • Assist technical staff on day-to-day projects
  • Read and review project drawings and plans
  • Confer with engineers about preparing plans
  • Use AutoCAD Civil 3D software under the charge of Engineers
  • Evaluate pre-construction field conditions
  • Observe project sites and evaluate contractors' work to detect problems with a design
  • Prepare reports and document project activities and data
  • Prepare analyses from collected data
  • Set up and help maintain project files and records
  • Participate in internship programming and develop valuable communication skills and networking connections


  • Pursuing a Bachelor of Science or master's degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geography or a related program
  • Must have reliable transportation to the office
  • Basic understanding of AutoCAD preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Able to work in a high-paced environment
  • Strong computer literacy, including MS Office

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People who completed this type of internship end up in the following types of jobs

Top majors

That get hired for this type of internship

  • Civil Engineering36%

  • Engineering15%

  • Mechanical Engineering10%

  • Construction Management9%

  • Environmental Environmental Health Engineering3%

  • 142 other majors24%

People who did this kind of internship end up at the following companies

  • Kiewit
  • Turner
  • Boeing
  • Kimley-Horn
  • The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company
Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

For Pittsburgh, PA | $3,501/mo

  • Housing/Rent$1,582

  • Miscellaneous$824

  • Food$469

  • Utilities$319

  • Transportation$307


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