PURPOSE OF THE PROGRAM

The purpose of the Kier + Wright (K+W) internship program is to create a pipeline of talented students with the necessary skills and experience to be future K+W employees. An internship will provide practical skills, workplace experience and a greater knowledge of the industry. It will also allow interns to build their network among recognized professionals in the field. Interns successfully completing the program will be given priority consideration for open positions upon graduation.

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INTERNSHIP TYPES

SUMMER INTERNSHIPS 

  • Summer Interns will work full-time during their break for approximately 12 weeks

WINTER INTERNSHIPS

  • Winter Interns may work part-time or full-time during break for approximately 2-4 weeks. Summer internship may be a prerequisite

YEAR-ROUND INTERNSHIPS

  • Year-round Internships will be available for those individuals who have successfully completed a previous intern program with the company

OFFICE LOCATIONS* Livermore, Santa Clara, Gilroy, Manteca, Sacramento, Irvine *Relocation/housing assistance is not available at this time

WHAT WILL YOU DO

For example, interns may participate in staff meetings, attend presentations, and sit in on meetings with clients when appropriate. Overall, students should be able to relate the internship experience to knowledge and skills that they have gained through college-level classroom instruction. It is important that the student be provided with adequate opportunities to ask questions and receive guidance/feedback. The Focus Areas presented below outline some of the core engineering + surveying services that will be available.

FOCUS AREAS | ENGINEERING


Drafting

CAD

Stormwater

Grading

Utilities

Meetings

FOCUS AREAS | SURVEYING


Topographic

ALTA Boundary

Parcel Maps

Record of Survey

Plats Legal

Field Check