Engineering & GIS

Internship Program Objectives

The Town of Christiansburg's Engineering Department offers internships in both their engineering and GIS divisions. Each division strives to provide interns with real-world experience in local government.

How many internships are available through the Engineering Department?

Currently, the Engineering Department only accepts one intern per term, per division.

Who can apply for an internship?

Internships are open to both undergraduate and graduate students.

What types of projects will I work on?

Types of projects will vary according to the needs of each division and the individual intern.

How do I apply?

Please check our Employment Opportunities page for current internship availability.

For your application to be considered complete, you must also include:

- a cover letter

- a resume

I've filled out my application and submitted it. When can I expect a reply?

Because the Engineering and GIS divisions receive applications on a rolling basis, response times may vary, though applicants may expect to receive a response within 2-3 weeks of submission.