Jacobs Intern: Transportation Engineering in Tallahassee, Florida

Intern: Transportation Engineering


The Buildings & Infrastructure (B&I) Line of Business is a global network of approximately 11,500 employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Position Summary

Internship positions at Jacobs provide college students an opportunity to gain real-world experience in their specific area of study. Interns will work alongside world-class professionals in a fast-paced, professional setting which provides interns invaluable experiences applying the knowledge and skills learned through education in a business environment.

This position is in the Tallahassee, FL office for a highly motivated student interested in Transportation Engineering. It involves supporting senior staff on roadway projects to produce construction plans and engineering documents for clients such as the Florida Dept of Transportation. The majority of work effort involves Microstation CADD, along with quantity/cost estimation, and various production support activities. Applicants must be currently enrolled in an ABET-accredited civil engineering program.


  • Must be working towards a BS, Civil Engineering from ABET-accredited institution

  • Interest in transportation design/plans production

  • Junior level student preferred for long-term internship.

  • Experience in roadway and drainage design/plans production utilizing Microstation and Geopak software a plus

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel) used to develop reports/calculations

  • Excellent communication skills; strong organizational skills and ability to effectively document design decisions/calculations.

  • Must be willing and able to work approximately 10-15/hour per week throughout the semester

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Florida-Tallahassee

Req ID: BI 00031U