Civil Engineering Intern

Group: Engineering
Sector: Civil
Revised 10/16/08

General Statement of Duties

He/she will assist in the civil engineering sector of the firm. He/She will assist in the delivery of effective civil engineering services to clients. He/She will assist in the execution of a variety of engineering projects and activities or environmental issues and programs. He/She will assist in developing solutions to problems which require regular use of creativity and ingenuity. He/She will assist in determining technical solutions for specific assignment.

Supervision Recieved

He/She works under the general direction of the Civil Engineer.

Supervision and Leadership Authority Exercised



A. Effectively communicate with TEI personnel and others.

B. Prepare cost estimates, reports and designs for stormwater management systems, erosion and sediment control systems, streets, trails, parking facilities, wastewater collection systems, water distribution systems and other projects.

C. Perform engineering calculations, surveys and data gathering.

Travel from TEI office (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

A. Requires some travel, typically to attend meetings at client locations or construction sites.


A. Education

1. Completed two years of a BS Engineering degree.

B. Experience

1. None.

C. Skills

1. Ability to communicate effectively with project team and the general public.

2. Ability to deliver high quality exceptional services.

3. Possess effective verbal and written communication skills, strong technical skills, good work habits, and a team-orientated approach.

4. Excellent computer skills with MS Office products. Skills with AutoCAD or Microstaton software preferred.

D. Other Requirements

1. A valid driver’s license and an insurable driving record.

The duties and requirements described above are the general nature and level of work to be performed, but are not intended to be a complete comprehensive list of all the duties and requirements. TEI has the right to revise this job description at any time.

TEI is an EOE/Drug Free Employer.

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