The Public Works' Transportation division has an exciting Summer internship opportunity for 2 - 3 students currently enrolled in a Civil Engineering or Urban Planning program at an accredited institution.
A presentation to the County Administrator and other County Leadership staff is required at the close of the internship program.
Participate in organized intern events.
Collect roadway conditions, bridge conditions or bicycle/pedestrian access conditions and enter them into Pavement Management program, Bridge Asset Management program (BAMP) or Bicycle/Pedestrian Access program
Assist the coordination of capital projects data collection and update them into Cartegraph or Excel spreadsheets
Administrative functions, as needed
Work Hours: Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week, must be flexible
Must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds
Ability and willingness to work outdoors
Drug Free Work Environment EOE/AA/ADA
Currently enrolled, and in good standing, in a 4-5 year Civil Engineering or Urban Planning program at a University or College
Experience using Cartegraph and/or ArcGIS preferred
Engineering intern (EI) preferred
Internal Number: 4770
About Sarasota County Government
Sarasota County Government is a progressive government with approximately 2,300 employees providing diverse services to the public. Our benefits include:
• Attractive medical/dental/life insurance
• Generous paid time off and 11 paid holidays
• State retirement programs
About Sarasota: Sarasota County is a past winner of the All American County Award from the National Civic League. Located on the Gulf of Mexico, Sarasota provides 35 miles of world-famous beaches and is host of the annual Offshore Grand Prix boat race. The county is home of Oscar Scherer and Myakka State Parks, a world-class rowing park and boasts more than 100 challenging golf courses. Sarasota is known as the cultural capital of Florida with museums of art, theaters, an aquarium, botanical gardens and the annual international film festival. There are a number of colleges and Money magazine ranked the Sarasota County Public Schools one of the top 100 school systems in the United States. Unsurpassed beauty… rich cultural offering…diverse educational opportunities…wide-ranging recreational possibilities…All of this makes Sarasota a great place to live, work, and play!
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http://www.scgov.net/Careers will be considered. Resumes may be attached. For assistance, please call (941) 861-5742.