Internship Opportunities

Push your technical and leadership skills to the limit.

Apply for our internship program to receive hands-on training, improve your technical expertise, and develop leadership tools that are essential in today’s energy industry.

Are You Blattner Material?

This isn’t an internship where you spend your time getting coffee or mindlessly working on trivial tasks. Blattner interns are an integral part of the team. They jump in. They learn fast. Most importantly, they make a difference on the job. We offer a wide variety of construction internships, including:

  • Field construction coordinator internships
  • Electrical field construction coordinator internships
  • Safety coordinator internships

College Career Fairs

Twice a year we travel the country to colleges and universities attending career fairs and meeting students who are interested in learning more and working for Blattner. Our team enjoys going out to meet with college students and share what makes working at Blattner so great!

2018 College Career Fair Line Up

Check out our line up of career fair visits we have scheduled this year. If you don’t see your school on the list, but think it should be let us know. Contact Meggan at

Bradley University –   September 13th
University of WI – Madison –   September 13th
Oklahoma State University –   September 18th
Pittsburg State University –   September 18th
Texas Tech University –   September 19th
Kansas State University –   September 20th
University of WI – Platteville –   September 24th
Iowa State University –   September 25th
University of NE – Lincoln –   September 25th
SD School of Mines and Technology –   September 25th
Arizona State University –   September 26th
North Dakota State University –   September 26th
University of North Dakota –   September 27th
Milwaukee School of Engineering –   September 27th
Keene State College –   September 27th
University of NE – Omaha –   October 2nd
St. Cloud State University –   October 3rd
Michigan Tech University –   October 3rd
University of WI – Whitewater –   October 4th
Montana State University –   October 4th
Boise State University –   October 11th
Minnesota State University – Mankato –   October 16th
University of NV – Las Vegas –   October 25th

Frequently Asked Questions

When do you offer internships?
We offer internships during the summer (June, July, and August).

How long do Blattner Energy internships last?
They are typically three months long with flexible end dates. We’re happy to accommodate academic calendars.

Do I need to be a full-time student to apply?
Yes, you must be a full-time student to intern with us. Our interns are generally juniors or seniors who are in the process of obtaining a four-year degree in construction management, civil engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, industrial engineering, occupational health/safety, or a related field.

How many interns does Blattner Energy accept?
We accept up to 10 qualified interns per season. We seek bright and enthusiastic students who are willing to work hard, develop their skills and knowledge, and help contribute to the overall success of our projects.

Are Blattner Energy internships paid?
Yes, our internships are paid. We also reimburse lodging expenses as well as one-time mileage to and from your project site.

Can my internship be taken for course credit?
Yes, many students apply their internship with Blattner Energy towards course credit, although this is not required. If you are interning with us for credit, we’re happy to work within the guidelines of your school by completing any necessary paperwork, progress reports, evaluations, etc.

What can I expect during my internship experience?
You’ll receive hands-on training and mentoring from experienced professionals who have loads of knowledge to share. But they’ve also got jobs to do. So, we’ll expect you to dive in, contribute your ideas and enthusiasm, and work hard to help the team succeed. In the end, you’ll have improved your technical skills, leadership abilities, and problem-solving skills in real project situations.

Will I have an opportunity to be hired as a full-time employee?
Our internships provide a chance for us to get to know each other. If you demonstrate talent and potential, and, most importantly, if you enjoy and succeed in our team-oriented culture, we’ll ask you to consider joining us as a full-time employee after graduation. Although our offers are limited by position availability, many of our interns are asked to stay with us full time.