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Civil Engineering Intern- Barrett Paving Materials 1

Date: Nov 7, 2020

Location: Watertown, NY, US, 13601

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: Barrett Industries (110) 


The road to your future starts with Barrett Industries

Since 1854, Barrett Industries has been a leader in providing infrastructure solutions throughout the United States. Through our subsidiary companies, including Barrett Paving Materials Inc., we serve everyone from small contractors to government agencies and Fortune 500 companies. Barrett Industries Corporation is an infrastructure construction holding company with a vertically integrated value chain including quarries, sand and gravel operations, asphalt cement storage terminals, hot mix asphalt plants, trucking, asphalt emulsions, asphalt paving, and pavement preservation. 

Barrett Paving Materials Inc. upholds the highest standards of Safety, Environmental Stewardship, and Ethical Conduct. We provide advanced solutions for our customer’s needs while having a positive impact on our local communities, generating sustainable growth, and long-term value for our shareholders. Our mission is to strengthen and grow our infrastructure products and services by empowering and developing our people, fostering innovation, utilizing new technology, and maximizing vertical integration at all levels of the company’s value chain. We operate through various companies in the Northeast and the Midwest.  We are strong, stable, and growing.  

“We Build the Roads You Travel”


Description: Summer May- August 2021


Entry level position seeking internship with a growing company.  Construction interns will work under the direction of the Construction Superintendent to learn all aspects of road construction. Our interns also will spend time rotating around our manufacturing, estimating, shop and accounting to gain an understanding of the business as a whole.





- Work on bids, take offs quantities, cost, productions

- Assist our surveryor, engineers in layout of projects

- Assist our foreman with measuring and calculating quantities, interact with inspectors

- Interns will do a mock bid from start to finish based on a true prior project to give them a good understanding of what goes into the bidding process

- Interns may be asked to participate in a process improvement plan either on construction or manufacturing





Student attening college majoring in Civil Engineering or CEM

Student must be a Sophmore or Junior looking for an internship before their senior year seimester

Ideal candidate will have excellent communication, organizational, problem solving,and time management skills



Barrett Paving Materials Inc. is in business to provide opportunities for our employees to meet the dynamic challenges of building and maintaining the nation's transportation infrastructure with long-term growth and profitability while maintaining the highest standards of safety, quality and integrity.

By emphasizing the importance of our employees and their safety, the leaders of Barrett have fostered a team-oriented organization that continually delivers quality and cost effective solutions for the roads of tomorrow.






Barrett Paving Materials Inc. is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer dedicated to promoting diversity and maintaining a drug-free workplace. It is our policy to ensure that applicants are considered for employment based on their qualifications without regard to their race, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expressions, sexual orientation, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), immigration status, citizenship, genetic information, medical conditions, protected veteran status, uniform service member status, familial status, marital status, registered domestic partner status or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Applicants are treated on the basis of their job-related qualifications, ability and performance. We are committed to equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants and provide a workplace free of harassment and discrimination.  This Policy applies to aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, training and development, promotion, termination, compensation, benefits, and all other terms and conditions of employment in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, please click here and here.  For notification on E-Verify click here and for information on Right to Work, click here. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

If you need accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact Barrett Paving Materials Inc. at 973-533-1001 or send an e-mail to: careers@barrettindustries.com.

Barrett Paving Materials Inc. will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants. For more information, please click here.

Nearest Major Market: Watertown