Bridge Designer Intern
Boise, ID 
Posted 8 days ago
Job/Internship Description

DEA is seeking a Bridge Designer Intern to work in our Boise, ID office to provide engineering support on transportation projects. This role assists professional engineers and project managers in the Transportation Business Unit with a wide range of planning, design, construction, operations, and maintenance activities in the office and the field.

Other duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Supporting the Bridges and Structures practice.
  • Assisting designers, engineers, and project managers with all aspects of projects; project set-up, drafting, design, project coordination/organization, etc.
  • Internal coordination between groups and design teams.
  • Assisting with project and team meetings.

Required Qualifications:

  • Applicants must be in pursuit of a degree in Civil/Structural Engineering, with two or more years of completed course work, and scheduled to graduate on or before Spring 2026
  • Desire and willingness to work in a team-based environment that involves coordination with staff in multiple design disciplines and remote offices
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Organized, detail-oriented, and working well under tight deadlines
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, with a heavy emphasis on Excel and Word
  • Willingness to work in the Boise, ID office on Monday, Wednesday, and every other Friday

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of drafting software application Microstation
  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering
  • Licensed Engineer-in-Training

Transportation Jobs with DEA

The increasing complexities of modern transportation include growing demands, aging infrastructure, rising costs, funding challenges, and environmental concerns. Agencies and communities faced with improving their transportation systems must do more with less. From initial investigations through planning, concept development, final design, and construction, DEA responds with solutions that serve today's transportation needs while accommodating tomorrow's growth. Our Transportation Business Unit focuses on five markets; Bridges and Structures, Roads and Highways, Transit and Rail, Smart Mobility and Construction Engineering.

DEA Inc. is proud to be an AA/EEO employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration without regard to characteristics protected by applicable local, state or federal law, such as race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, marital status, veteran or military status, genetic information or sexual orientation.


Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
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