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Category: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Type: Standard

Location: Springfield

Starts: May. 12, 2021

$ Paid
 Full Time
 Part Time


Application Deadline:  03/31/2021

Job Post ID:  13626

Min Monthly Salary:  $11.87-15.42 per hour

Human Resources ContactNumber:  (417)  895-7661

Notice:  This is a PAID summer internship opportunity for engineering students from May to August 2021.  Internships are temporary,  non-benefit eligible positions.  Hours worked can not exceed 1,039 hours in duration.

In order to be considered for this position go toMoDOT Careers

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

As a condition of continued employment,  MoDOT may require employees to take a PCR(active infection)COVID-19 test during the pandemic in an effort to slow or stop the spread of virus at work.  MoDOT will pay for allexpenses associated with any required COVID-19 test(s).

General Summary:  Assigned to job duties ranging from construction assistant to senior construction technician based on level of educationand summer job experience.

In order to be considered for this vacancy please go to the Missouri Department of TransportationEmploymentApplication 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.

During the COVID-19 pandemic,  MoDOT strictly enforces social distancing,  face covering,  and other safetyrequirements to ensure the health and safety of our employees and those who we serve.

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 andreports results to supervisor.

•Assists in inspection of bituminous and portland cement concrete plants and/or grading,  base,  bituminous or concretepaving.

•Maintains records and prepares reports pertaining to inspections,  keeps supervisor informed of activities or unusualconditions,  and ensures projects meet department standards.
•Enters and records information regarding construction projects into computer programs.
•Assists on routine layout,  staking,  and surveying or future construction projects;  may operate survey instruments.
•Performs other responsibilities as required or assigned.


Minimum/Required Qualifications:  Must be a college undergraduate enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree program in Engineering from an ABET-accreditedcollege or university curriculum who has completed their freshman year (normally 30 semester hours)  in Engineeringcoursework;  OR must be a college undergraduate enrolled in Pre-Engineering at a college having a transfer agreement,with an intent to obtain a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from an ABET-accredited college or university curriculum.

Must maintain at least an overall GPA of 2.0 out of 4.0 to be accepted into and/or remain in the internship program.

Supervisory Responsibilities:  None

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