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Internship Information

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Internship Program

Overview:

The Florida Department of Transportation’s Internship Program offers students an exciting insider's view of the transportation industry and an opportunity to develop skills and techniques directly applicable to their professional development. Potential internships in the career fields below (and more):

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Civil Engineering
  • Information Systems
  • Logistics
  • Planning  

Application Window:

STATUS: Application window is OPEN.
The deadline to apply is 11:59pm Sunday, August 27th.

2017 - 2018 Internship Calendar
Semester Application Window
Summer 2017 April 3 - April 23
Fall 2017 July 24 - August 13
Spring 2018 November 13 - December 3
Summer 2018 April 2 - April 22

Pay:

This is a paid internship program. The hourly pay scale is based on the student's current academic status and are limited to an average of 10 hour per week. Pay scale as follows:

Academic Status Hourly Rate
Sophomore $9.63
Junior $11.24
Senior $12.84
Graduate $14.45

Eligibility:

In order to apply you must be:

  • Currently enrolled at an accredited college or university
  • Academic status of Sophomore or above
  • Authorized to work in the United States

How to Apply:

1. Download the application by clicking here (Word Document) or here (PDF).

2. Review the advertisement here and notate all positions that you are interested in applying to.

3. Read the instructions at the top of the advertisements and ensure that you notate the advertisement number of the position(s) you wish to be considered for in your application. An example of an advertisement number is 55990801. *You may list multiple advertisement numbers on your application to be considered for multiple positions.

* NOTE: Please complete the entire application. Any incomplete applications will not be considered.

4. Email the application and any supporting documents to interns@dot.state.fl.us or via fax to 850-414-5299 by 11:59 pm  on the window close date. Any late submissions will not be considered.

5. Please be aware that the application review process may take a few weeks after the close of the application window.

For more information on how to apply, contact the Human Resources Office at (850) 414-5300.