Internships - Public Utilities, E&CP, Transportation, and Storm Water

Water Distribution Engineering Internship-1 Paid

Internship Title: Water Distribution Engineering Internship

Department Name: Public Utilities

Number of Internships Available:1

Paid or Unpaid: Paid


Hours: 20 hours a week, flexible

Date Posted: July 26, 2022

Internship duration: One Year

Internship description: Provide support to Water Distribution Engineering team. The intern will work under the direct supervision of an Associate Civil Engineer. Duties include but are not limited to: perform basic hydraulic engineering calculations to support operational functions; assist in reviewing technical reports, proposals, and design submittals; prepare exhibits; conduct field inspections and site visits; perform basic engineering calculations; collect technical data to conduct engineering studies; assist in preparation of letters and memos; coordinate with other City departments and various agencies; coordinate facility shutdowns; assist in preparation of punch list; perform admin tasks and other duties as assigned. Training will be provided. A unique opportunity to have direct experience and learn the complex operations of the water distribution system.

Interns must be currently enrolled in an academic program.  Please select school name in application.  Please personalize your cover letter for the application (there is the capability to post three different letters if you are applying for multiple opportunities).  You will need to provide proof of enrollment in an academic program if selected.  To expedite the process you may attach proof in your application.  Please allow for 6-8 weeks for the City of San Diego intern on-boarding process from posting date.  If you have not received a response 8 weeks after your application, please contact JAELIZAGA@SANDIEGO.GOV.