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Category: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Type: Standard

Location: Lee's Summit

Starts: May. 12, 2021

$ Paid
 Full Time
 Part Time


The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT)  is seeking applications for the Traffic Intern position located in the Kansas City District,  Lee’s Summit,  Missouri.  To view the entire job description,  and apply on-line,  please visit (Job ID #13139).  The application deadline is March 1,  2021.

General Summary:  Assigned to job duties ranging from assistant traffic technician to special maintenance supervisor,  based on level ofeducation and summer job experience.

This position is a seasonal,  non-benefit eligible position working up to 1,039 hours.

Remote work location and/or teleworking is not available for this position.

In order to be considered for this vacancy please go to the Missouri Department of Transportation Employment Application System  (EAS)and submit an on-line application.  Applications,  and if applicable transcripts,  must bereceived by no later than 11:55 pm of the closing date listed on the advertised vacancy.

MoDOT is primarily conducting telephone interviews due to social distancing requirements at this time.  Forapplicants being interviewed who are hearing or speech impaired and need assistance,  we will coordinate withthe Missouri Relay System.

Equal Employment Opportunity /  Affirmative Action Employer,  M/F/D/V

MoDOT does not hire individuals with F-1 OPT visas into full-time or permanent part-time positions and MoDOTdoes not sponsor applicants for work visas.


Examples of Work:•(1)  Utilizes computer aided drafting,  road design software and various other computer software packages to assist inthe preparation of computer generated design plans by drafting and adding text to the design file and producing plansheets.  (2)  Utilizes design software,  computer aided design and drafting,  or calculator to calculate quantities,  typesand sizes of materials and other information as required for project assignments;  prepares summaries of quantities.(3)  Delineates right of way on plans and computes areas;  prints microfilm plans and maps for survey research andrequests.  (4)  Mounts displays,  project overviews,  maps,  and photos for public hearings and presentations;  prepareshandouts for bid lettings,  public hearings,  legal hearings and public meetings.  (5)  Researches historical databasesand records;  locates and reproduces highway plans that are kept onmicrofilm or compact disk for designers,  thegeneral public,  contractors,  consultants,  and utility companies.  (5)  Performs other responsibilities as required or assigned.


Minimum/Required Qualifications:Must be enrolled in a civil engineering program at an accredited college or university with completion of freshman year(normally 30 semester hours)  and an overall GPA of 2.0 out of 4.0.

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