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Engineering Summer Intern 

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About the Organization Today Kaukauna is home to 15,858 people with its own full-time Police, Fire and Rescue services and a municipally owned electric and water utility. Kaukauna is well-maintained with regular garbage collection, street cleaning, well-lit and well-paved streets and other services vital to keeping our community safe and attractive. Kaukauna boasts a 350-acre Industrial Park Network, complete with rail and heavy truck access.

Our proximity to the Fox River affords our residents with numerous recreational opportunities such as the Historic Grignon Mansion, the 1000 Islands Environmental Center, many parks and sports fields, a public swimming pool, and a public library.

City-sponsored events held in the Central Business District include a weekly outdoor music series – Live! from Hydro Park, Fox Firecracker 5k Run/Walk and the Downtown Farmer’s Market June through October. With such a variety of activities available, it should not come as a surprise that Kaukauna is also known as “The Friendly City.”  
Position Engineering Summer Intern  

POSITION: Engineering Summer Intern

DEPARTMENT: Engineering

REPORTS TO: Director of Public Works


DATE: January 21, 2020


Performs civil engineering work in compliance with established practices and procedures. Work is performed under the direction of the Director of Public Works. This position is expected to work a standard work week of 37.5 hours except during such times when a representative of the Engineering Department is required to be present for project management, inspection, and related duties (e.g. concrete street paving, sewer work, etc.).


  1. Perform civil engineering work, including drafting and updating maps, surveying, setting house and sidewalk elevations, and other related work.

  2. Conducts construction inspections for public works projects.

  3. Creates construction and record drawings using AutoCAD and G.I.S. programs.

  4. Assists with and/or prepares portions of engineering studies and research for use by the department, city authorities, city agencies and/or the general public.

  5. Performs other duties as assigned.


Position Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS -(Knowledge, skills, and experience preferred.)

Civil Engineering undergrad coursework, or previous work construction inspection, or any equivalent combination of training and experience that provides the following knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • Knowledge of civil engineering, surveying, and construction inspection, in order to assist in the preparation of plans for, and construction of, public works project.
  • Experience and/or training with AutoCAD and ESRI GIS products preferred.
  • Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing to develop and maintain effective public and working relations, respond to inquiries and complaints, and prepare technical and administrative reports.
Full-Time/Part-Time Seasonal  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Shift Days  
Compensation $12.26 per hour  
Open Date 1/24/2020  
Close Date 5/26/2020  

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