General Engineering Company has a number of internships available for the summer of 2017. Please review the job descriptions below. Our staff will be attending the February 7, 2017 Career Fair at UW-Platteville. You may submit your cover letter and resume in person at this event. If you are unable to attend, please send a cover letter and resume to our Human Resources department at:

General Engineering Company
Attn: Human Resources
P.O. Box 340
Portage, WI 53901
or e-mail to hr@generalengineering.net

2017 Summer Internships

Structural Intern – This position is responsible for assisting the Supervising Engineer or Project Manager with inspections, calculations and construction documents as they relate to the structural components of a project. Extensive structural inspections will be required, so the successful applicant will need to have climbing experiences (belaying, harnesses, etc.) and not be afraid of heights. All work is performed under supervision and is reviewed upon completion.

Building Inspector Intern – This position is responsible for assisting in the inspection of buildings, construction sites and building components for compliance with various codes and regulations. Building Inspector Interns are required to maintain accurate records and perform other duties as assigned. All work is performed under supervision and is reviewed upon completion.

Construction Inspector Intern – This position is responsible for all basic functions associated with performing various inspections of streets, utilities and infrastructure as directed by the Supervising Engineer or Project Manager, including proper documentation and reporting. Other duties may include assisting the surveying crew, collecting data, reviewing plans, attending job meetings and other duties assigned. All work is performed under supervision and is reviewed upon completion.

Surveying Intern – This position is responsible for assisting with all routine functions associated with surveying, fieldwork and construction staking with limited CAD drafting and office technician work. All technical work is performed under extensive supervision and is reviewed upon completion.


For other career opportunities at GEC, please review our Careers Page.


General Engineering Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.