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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 Construction 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 #13134).  The application deadline is March 1,  2021.

General Summary:Assigned to job du5ies ranging from construction assistant to senior construction technician,  based on level of educationand 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:•Performs basic construction tests such as air,  slump,  moisture,  compaction,  aggregate gradation,  and density;  reportsresults to supervisor.  Assists in inspection of bituminous and portland cement concrete plants and/or grading,  base,bituminous or concrete paving.  Maintains records and prepares reports pertaining to inspections;  keeps supervisorinformed of activities or unusual conditions;  ensures projects meet department standards.  Enters and recordsinformation regarding construction projects into computer programs.  Assists on routine layout,  staking,  and surveyingof future construction projects;  may operate survey instruments.  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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