Internship opportunities at WisDOT

Internet at deskWisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) has a variety of internship opportunities for students during the summer. Students gain valuable real-world experience and contribute directly to our programs. They enjoy a casual office atmosphere and flexible schedules.

Student Engineers
Students build a firm career foundation through field work, active participation in meetings and professional work during WisDOT's summer internship program. 

Opportunities in a variety of civil engineering areas are available (including materials, traffic, geotechnical, construction/design, environmental, etc.) Watch for information at college recruitment fairs and wisc.jobs.

To be notified when our internship recruitment is posted each year (typically mid-September), please sign up on wisc.jobs ​for the email notification.

​The Aviation Careers Education (ACE) programace program
The ACE program is a summer employment and learning opportunity for socioeconomically disadvantaged high school students in Milwaukee. ACE promotes aviation and space education, and provides students experiences in aviation-related jobs. The ACE program is administered through a partnership with the Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport, Milwaukee Public Schools and airport employer/mentors. 

For more information or an application, contact Meredith Alt, Aviation Education Program Manager, meredithl.alt@dot.wi.gov or (608) 266-8166.