Types of internships

We post many types of Public Works undergraduate internships.

Intern applications now open

You can now apply for internships with Public Works. We're accepting applications until February 29th, 2024.

GIS & Water Resources Engineering Internships

GIS & Water Resources Engineering

Starting rate

  • Wages start at $21.63/hour for new interns, $21.95/hour for returning interns (effective: Jan 2024)
  • Varies with education and experience

Internship qualifications

Learn what we do in Public Works

Length of internship

  • May to August
  • Possibility to extend through Nov

Hours

  • 40 hours per week
  • Mon.-Fri. 7:00 am to 3:30pm
  • Willing to work with school schedules.

Public Works Equity Team Internship

Public Works Equity Team

Starting rate

  • Wages start at $21.63/hour for new interns, $21.95/hour for returning interns (effective: Jan 2024)
  • Varies with education and experience

Internship qualifications

Learn what we do in Public Works

Length of internship

  • May to August
  • Possibility to extend through Nov

Hours

  • 40 hours per week
  • Working hours vary depending on position. See position description for more details.
  • Willing to work with school schedules.

Right of Way and Pedestrian Accessibility Internships

Right of Way and Pedestrian Accessibility

Starting rate

  • Wages start at $21.63/hour for new interns, $21.95/hour for returning interns (effective: Jan 2024)
  • Varies with education and experience

Internship qualifications

Learn what we do in Public Works

Length of internship

  • May to August
  • Possibility to extend through Nov

Hours

  • 40 hours per week
  • Mon.-Fri. 7:00 am to 3:30pm
  • Willing to work with school schedules.

Roadway, Bridge, and Pedestrian Construction Internships

Roadway, Bridge, and Pedestrian Construction

Starting rate

  • Wages start at $21.63/hour for new interns, $21.95/hour for returning interns (effective: Jan 2024)
  • Varies with education and experience

Internship qualifications

Learn what we do in Public Works

Length of internship

  • May to August
  • Possibility to extend through Nov

Hours

  • 40 hours per week
  • Mon.-Fri. 7:00 am to 3:30pm
  • Willing to work with school schedules.

Traffic & Parking Internships

Traffic & Parking

Starting rate

  • Wages start at $21.63/hour for new interns, $21.95/hour for returning interns (effective: Jan 2024)
  • Varies with education and experience

Internship qualifications

Learn what we do in Public Works

Length of internship

  • May to August
  • Possibility to extend through Nov

Hours

  • 40 hours per week
  • Mon.-Fri. 7:00 am to 3:30pm
  • Willing to work with school schedules.

Transportation Engineering & Design Internships

Transportation Engineering & Design

Starting rate

  • Wages start at $21.63/hour for new interns, $21.95/hour for returning interns (effective: Jan 2024)
  • Varies with education and experience

Internship qualifications

Learn what we do in Public Works

Length of internship

  • May to August
  • Possibility to extend through Nov

Hours

  • 40 hours per week
  • Mon.-Fri. 7:00 am to 3:30pm
  • Willing to work with school schedules.

Transportation Planning Internships

Transportation Planning

Starting rate

  • Wages start at $21.63/hour for new interns, $21.95/hour for returning interns (effective: Jan 2024)
  • Varies with education and experience

Internship qualifications

Learn what we do in Public Works

Length of internship

  • May to August
  • Possibility to extend through Nov

Hours

  • 40 hours per week
  • Mon.-Fri. 7:00 am to 3:30pm
  • Willing to work with school schedules.

Water Distribution Services Internships

Water Distribution Services

Starting rate

  • Wages start at $21.63/hour for new interns, $21.95/hour for returning interns (effective: Jan 2024)
  • Varies with education and experience

Internship qualifications

Learn what we do in Public Works

Length of internship

  • May to August
  • Possibility to extend through Nov

Hours

  • 40 hours per week
  • Mon.-Fri. 7:00 am to 3:30pm
  • Willing to work with school schedules.

What we do

Find out about the type of work we do and services we provide in Public Works.

Other internships

Contact us

Monique Fish

Workforce Coordinator

Public Works

Phone

612-673-3514

Human Resources

Phone

612-673-2282

Address

City Hall
350 S. 5th St., Room 1
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Office hours

8 a.m.  4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday