Student Trainee II
Colorado Department of Transportation
Training for a potential full-time position.
Auditing the as-builts for the US 36 expansion project.
Verifying that all QA and Materials reports were properly submitted.
Using engineering judgement to decide which contractor mistakes were acceptable.
Designing and drawing a detour following CDOT specifications.
Designing a file management system to store Region 1 Engineering's plan sets.
Attending meetings for ongoing projects.
Misc. administrative tasks (e.g. verifying fuel logs, moving vehicles, etc.).
Shadowing (e.g construction sites, road surveys, the materials lab).
Learning the skills necessary to work at CDOT (e.g. Microstation, understanding plan sets and summary and quantity reports (SAQs)).