This is a unique opportunity for an inquisitive, self-motivated Civil Engineering Student to make a positive impact on Sarasota County. Sarasota County Government is seeking an intern in the Traffic Engineering & Operations section of Public Works. Sarasota County continues to develop a state-of-the-art traffic management center which incorporates some of the latest technologies in Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS). This internship provides the opportunity to learn about cutting-edge technology and the future of transportation in Florida and the United States.
Join Sarasota County and gain experience in Traffic Engineering assisting with traffic data collection, traffic studies, intersection analyses, stop sign warrants, crash data, Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) and more. Additionally, other learning experiences may be available within the field of Transportation Engineering including planning, asset management, pavement, signs, signals and pavement markings.
Duties: Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Specific knowledge, skills, abilities and/or machines, equipment, special tools as required for the job:
Subject to Passing Substance Screening
This position is subject to passing a pre-employment substance screening. An applicant who fails to pass a required drug-screening test shall be disqualified from employment in any class for a period of five years .
Drug Free Work Environment EOE/AA/ADA