WSDOT Toll Division Internship

WSDOT Toll Division Intern

  • Opening Date: 4/27/18
  • Closing Date: Open until filled
  • Salary: $16 – $20/hr depending on qualifications
  • Job Type: Up to 19.5 hrs/week during school quarter, full time during breaks
  • Location: Downtown- Seattle, WA

The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) Office of Urban Mobility & Access has recently had another internship slot open up in the Toll Division. The position is open until filled, and will start immediately and continue through the next school year. We are looking for an energetic individual with an interest in Transportation Engineering. The selected candidate will get hands on experience with toll systems engineering, big data, reporting, and some field work. WSDOT also offers flexible hours and building connections with other State departments and engineering entities.

This position will perform the following work:

  • Assist the Toll Lane System Operations Team with daily monitoring of all four toll facilities currently operating in Washington State – Tacoma Narrows Bridge, SR 520 Bridge, SR 167 HOT (High Occupancy Toll) Lanes, I-405 Express Toll Lanes (ETL), and our upcoming facility in the SR 99 tunnel.
  • Complete daily reporting of toll data, and assist with toll data requests, as well as ad-hoc data reporting and analysis.
  • Assist with evaluation and operation of Toll Information Technology Systems (ITS). Develop test plans, collect data and analyze results.
  • Other projects as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • UW Civil Engineering Major
  • Looking for undergrad or grad students
  • Must be enrolled as a student during internship (including summer). If you are graduating in June 2018 please do not apply.
  • Available for full time work during the summer, part time during school year
  • Must be available for a minimum of 10 hours per week during office hours (M-F 7am-6pm)
  • Strong computer and typing skills
  • Valid driver’s license and ability to operate a motor vehicle

Highly Desired Qualifications

  • Interest in Transportation Engineering
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge of Data Analysis
  • Experience in Programming

To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter and copy of your UW transcript to Sara Myers. For questions regarding this posting and/or to apply, contact information is listed below.

Sara Myers

401 2nd Ave S – Suite 300

Seattle, WA 98104


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