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- Career Opportunities
I worked at Wsdot as an intern (more than a year)RecommendsPositive OutlookRecommendsPositive Outlook
They are always willing to work with school; tests, professor office hours, studying, time-off.
Great pay for an internship.
Nice people, will give you as much training as you need.
You can become good friends with your fellow interns as well as engineers.
Great to put on your resume, creates excellent references.
After you learn all there is to learn, some might think it would be tedious and boring.
Since WSDOT is a government job, you don't automatically get a job offer after graduation, you must apply and interview and go through the whole process. A full time job is not a guarantee.
Advice to Management
Nothing! Good job!
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
- No OfferNeutral ExperienceDifficult InterviewNo OfferNeutral ExperienceDifficult Interview
I applied online. The process took 2 weeks – interviewed at Wsdot (Olympia, WA) in March 2015.
Panel interview. Very challenging questions. Three panel members. Panel was followed by a computer test with Excel and Word. (unexpected) Very professional. Not selected, but they did call to inform me. They were very pleased but went with an internal candidate.
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