The City of Pittsburg's Engineering Division is looking for INTERNS to assist with various projects.
The Engineering Division of the City's Community Development Department is seeking College Students with an interest in engineering, construction project management or a related field to assist with some field work, scanning and organizing hard project files, maps, and drawings for a paid internship. The City of Pittsburg was recognized in 2019 by Earn & Learn as a proud internship partner. The City helps interns gain valuable work experience to prepare for future permanent job opportunities.
About the Engineering Division The Engineering Division of the Community Development Department ensures City owned facilities such as streets, storm drain systems, water distribution networks, sewer collection facilities and improvements are constructed where needed and improvements meet appropriate standards. Staff also designs and constructs City projects, assures development projects meet City requirements, manage traffic related issues and improvements like signals, process and issue permits for encroachments within the public property, site grading, parking permits and wide loads permits, and maintains all necessary records.
Selected candidates is limited to work up to 999 hours per fiscal year.
About Pittsburg The City of Pittsburg is a culturally rich and diverse community of over 72,000 residents and expected to grow to 90,000 in the next 20 years. Pittsburg is located in Northern California in the Bay Area Region and is perfectly situated for easy access to the greater Bay Area, San Francisco, Napa Valley, Sacramento, and the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and Lake Tahoe. Pittsburg City Hall is also conveniently located a short walk from the Pittsburg Center Station for the Bay Area Rapid Transit System (BART), making a commute from cities throughout the Bay Area very easy. Pittsburg has waterfront homes, a performing arts theater, a variety of seasonal events, an extensive park system, a large public-school system, and a variety of shopping centers. It also offers extensive recreational facilities, including one of the California Delta's largest and most modern marinas. With its commitment to a quality community environment, Pittsburg is an ideal city in which to live, work and recreate.
This position is designed to accommodate an individual who is currently enrolled or has recently completed an academic program, in order to allow for the application of academic theory to a real life work environment.
College Intern Salary:
$13.50 per hour for those who have not completed two years of education.
$15.00 per hour for those who have completed a minimum of two years of education.
$16.50 - $18.00 per hour for those who have completed a Bachelor's or higher degree.
About City of Pittsburg
Pittsburg, CA was established as a fishing village a century and a half ago at the confluence of the Sacramento and San Joaquin Rivers. The city is located 30 miles from San Francisco and home to a convenient BART station. Pittsburg is a city of both progress and promise. From a struggling settlement to an industrial center, Pittsburg has grown into a pleasant, family friendly community. Pittsburg is striding into the future, each day more prosperous than the one before. New and renovated homes, a historic revived “Old Town”, and new businesses are all indications of even better times to come. The City of Pittsburg cordially invites you to apply to become a member of Team Pittsburg.