Transportation/Traffic Intern (2019 Summer)
Job DescriptionMSA specializes in the sustainable development of communities. Yet, what we do is more than just a portfolio of projects. We are committed to going beyond the project – to building honest, open relationships and becoming a source of expertise and support in order to help make our communities stronger. Founded in the 1930s as a rural land surveying business, MSA has grown into an employee-owned, multidisciplinary consulting firm employing more than 350 engineers, architects, planners, funding experts, surveyors, GIS experts, landscape architects and environmental scientists. We have 16 offices across six states (Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Texas and Wisconsin) and collaborate to pioneer projects in communities throughout the United States. MSA has earned a variety of notable industry accolades. We have been named by the Zweig Group as one of the 2017 “Best Firms to Work For” and continue to climb the Engineering News Record’s Top 500 Design Firms list, ranking No. 310 in 2018—a 17-position rise from the previous year. MSA was also honored to be named Company of the Year for 2018 by the Wisconsin chapter of the Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) Association, an award that recognizes our commitment to being a team-led, employee-focused, engaging and balanced place of work. Position:MSA is looking for enthusiastic, self-motivated students to join our transportation program in our Marshfield office this summer to help with a traffic data collection project. The position requires the ability to work independently to meet weekly project goals, and will run May through August. MSA's transportation program works on a variety of DOT, county highway department, and local municipality sponsored projects throughout Wisconsin and the upper Midwest, including roadway design, corridor studies, and traffic analysis. Responsibilities:Set out traffic data collection equipment in the fieldDocument traffic data collection processComplete reports and documentation on traffic data collection to submit to WisDOT Required ExperienceCurrently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or an Associate's degree in Civil Engineering Technology or related degree required2.75 GPA minimum requiredValid Driver’s License requiredPrior traffic data collection and GIS experience preferredA desire to learn more about transportation engineering and consultingThis position requires you to have authorization to work in the United States for any employer. We will not provide sponsorship for this position. MSA offers a unique, innovative learning experience for students who are looking to expand their coursework through practical, hands-on work. Our team of professional engineers are ready to welcome you onto their team and to help create a positive and fun position for you. MSA also offers holiday pay and cell phone reimbursements up to $50 per month for student employees! Check us out and apply today at msa-ps.com. MSA is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action EmployerApply for this job.