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Public Works Intern
City of Belmont, San Francisco/Peninsula

Public Works

For more info contact:
(650) 595-7452
Close Date: Jul 26, 2013


Two Month Assignment – Flexible Work Schedule

(20-40 hours per week)

The City of Belmont has two (2) great opportunities for individuals interested in gaining hands-on experience in a municipal Public Works Department.  These internships will provide valuable support to either the Traffic, Street, Sewer Operations Division or Engineering Division.  Some of the duties may include:

-        Locating and identifying City assets.

-        Recording GPS location of assets.

-        Data entry.

-        Post processing/data editing.

-        Development of construction plans using AutoCAD.

-        Field verification and data gathering for engineering design.

The interns will be working in both a field and office setting and will have the opportunity to interact with employees within the Public Works Department as well as other City departments.

Ideal Candidate:

Minimum Qualifications:
Current or recent enrollment in a college or university. Coursework related to GIS, Public Works and/or Engineering is highly desirable.

Desired Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
-Interest in or knowledge of Public Works Operations.

-Self-motivated with the ability to work with minimal supervision.

-Well developed organizational skills with an attention to detail.

-Computer proficient with working knowledge of Microsoft Office 

-Ability to compile, analyze and interpret data.

-Ability to operate a digital camera.

-Excellent written and oral communication skills.

-Ability to work effectively with those contacted in the course of 

- Auto Cad proficiency highly desirable.

- Familiarity with ArcMap or other GIS software highly desirable.


These are unpaid internships without compensation or benefits.

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