Multidisciplinary Consulting Firm Intern
DJ&A is excited to offer a variety of summer internship opportunities for students who desire to gain hands-on experience, develop their skills, and learn more about the work we do and the clients we serve. Through our internship program, interns will spend the summer gaining relevant experience on projects within the consulting industry in a supportive and exciting environment.
We are currently looking for interns in all of our primary service areas, which include: civil and structural engineering, surveying, GIS, landscape architecture, and environmental sciences.
As an intern opportunities may include:
On the job training within DJ&A’s primary service areas, which include: civil and structural engineering, surveying, GIS, landscape architecture, and environmental sciences.
Gain basic technical expertise in project design (e.g. land survey/data collection, preliminary design, final design, engineering estimating, NEPA Processing, environmental planning, etc.)
Obtain experience designing within multiple software programs (e.g. AutoCAD Civil 3D, HEC-RAS, HY8, MicroStation, Sketchup, ArcGIS, etc.)
Gain experience in performing fieldwork (land surveying, environmental monitoring, construction observation, etc.)
Gain exposure working with a variety of project managers
Interns will be expected to work a 40-hour work week for approximately 10-12 weeks from May through August. The position will require the candidate to work Monday-Thursday from 7:00 am-5:00 pm and Friday 7:00 am-4:00 pm with every other Friday off. Overtime may be required due to project deadlines or high demand workloads. Alternative internship schedules may be considered on a case-by-case basis, depending on the candidate’s availability throughout the school year and/or summer.
Compensation: Paid hourly wage commensurate with experience
Overtime paid at time and a half of hourly wage
Work-related travel costs are covered by DJ&A
If intern must relocate, a $400/month housing stipend may be provided
Who is DJ&A?
DJ&A is a multidisciplinary professional services consulting firm that delivers a diverse range of engineering, environmental, surveying, and planning services to clients across the nation. Founded in 1973 by two former U.S. Forest Service employees who saw a need for a company that uniquely understood Forest Service projects, DJ&A has continued to grow and expand over the last 50 years by embracing the values of our founders. Today, we have a team of approximately 120 skilled professionals spanning across offices in Missoula, MT; Bozeman, MT; Vancouver, WA; Lakewood, CO; Sioux Falls, SD; and Reno, NV.
We are proud to serve a diverse range of clients, including federal agencies such as the National Park Service, U.S. Forest Service, and Federal Highway Administration, and are connected locally with state DOTs, municipalities, and private clients.