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Governor's Summer Intern- Pavement Research Engineer

Date Posted:  Oct 29, 2019
Requisition ID:  26728
Location: 

West Lafayette, IN, US, 47906

Work for Indiana

Grow your career with the State of Indiana! With more than 50 executive branch agencies, the State of Indiana is a diverse workforce offering employees stimulating and challenging projects across a broad scope of career opportunities. As a State of Indiana employee, you impact the well-being of Indiana’s communities every day.

 

About Indiana Department of Transportation:
The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) provides a dynamic workplace that serves Indiana citizens, improves our state’s quality of life, and enhances its economic opportunity. INDOT has a number of innovative programs and projects, including Public-Private Partnerships, Green Initiatives, and cutting-edge uses of materials and assets. As part of the State of Indiana, INDOT offers a competitive total compensation package, as well as outstanding work/life balance. Whether you are an established professional in the transportation field or just starting your career, INDOT has exciting and challenging opportunities for you.

 

About Governor's Summer Internship Program: 

The Governor’s Public Service Summer Internship (GPSSI) is designed to give college students real world, hands on experience in their desired field of study to enhance marketability upon graduation. Participation in the Governor’s Public Service Summer Internship will offer students a multitude of experiences including networking with state employees, resume building and soft skills workshops, agency head panels, and much more.

 

Hiring Salary:

The Indiana Department of Transportation's (INDOT) summer internship program is a paid summer internship that lasts approximately 3.5 months. Listed salary is approximate. The hourly wage is $11.30.

About the Job:

To assist research engineers in performing a broad range of pavement/material studies, data collection, and data analysis. The intern will report to Section Manager / Pavement Research Engineer.

A Day in the Life:

Lab and field testing, data analysis, and information compiling for flexible pavement evaluation projects.

What You’ll Need For Success:

Junior or senior in civil engineering or other engineering fields, applicants with testing lab experience preferred

Supervisory Responsibilities/Direct Reports:
This role does not provide direct supervision to direct reports.
Difficulty of Work:

Inter-discipline

Responsibility:
  • To assist research engineers in performing lab testing
  • To assist research engineers in performing field testing 
  • To analyze lab and field test data
  • Other routine work in R&D 
     

Equal Employment Opportunity:

The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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