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Engineering Co-op

  • Louisville, Kentucky
  • Position ID: 3146
  • Minimum Experience: Entry Level
  • Education: BE
  • Registration: (Not Specified)
  • Required Skills: AutoCAD ; Microsoft Office
  • Sponsorship: Immigration related employment benefits, e.g. visa sponsorship, are not available for this position.

Are you ready to make an impact on your career, client projects and the community? We're looking for a Co-op/Survey Assistant for Summer 2022 interested in exposure to a variety of utility and transportation projects both urban and rural roadway design, drainage design, and surveying to join our fast-paced, dynamic team in Louisville. 

What a Co-op/Survey Assistant is all about: 

  • You will get to work on a wide variety of tasks and projects in the field and office
  • Under the supervision of a Licensed Surveyor, you will perform routine survey field work and computations for boundaries, subdivisions, easements, and existing base mapping 
  • You will get to process field survey data and prepare CADD base maps
  • You will get to perform research in various jurisdictions for deeds, plats, etc.
  • You will get to assist in the preparation of plats, exhibits and R/W plans while operating CADD and survey software
  • You will gain exposure to survey equipment, such as robotic total stations, GNSS, digital levels, terrestrial scanners, and UAS 

 You may be a good fit if you have these skills and qualifications: 

  • Current undergraduate student at an accredited college or university working toward an associate’s or bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering; Civil, Construction or Survey Technology; or similar discipline. Preference for two years of college course work completed 
  • Limited travel within Kentucky 
  • Ability to stand, walk, bend, squat and reach 
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and mobile devices 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills 
  • Ability to work outdoors 
  • Valid driver's license with a good driving record 
  • Willingness to work in a team setting 

Typical work hours are 8:00am-5:00pm, Monday-Friday. Housing and transportation to/from work is the responsibility of the intern, parking is provided.

Why join us?

At Burgess & Niple, our employees are driven by a passion for advancing the built environment with exceptional concern for quality of life, safety and sustainability. We deliver creative solutions that exceed our clients’ goals and foster an environment that creates unlimited opportunities for employees.

Guided by our core values, we are a privately held firm with offices in twelve states and the District of Columbia and projects around the world. Through our Virtual Desktop Interface (VDI) and tech-savvy employees, we seamlessly collaborate regardless of location. Apply today and discover the limitless possibilities for your career at B&N.



We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Click here to view our Equal Employment Opportunity & Affirmative Action Policy Statement.