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High School Internship Program


The High School Internship Program at the N.C. Department of Transportation is a year-round program that provides the opportunity for students to work one semester or consecutive semesters as a paid, part-time intern at NCDOT.

This program provides participants the opportunity to:

  • Gain valuable hands-on work experience

  • Learn about various employment positions at NCDOT

  • Make future career choices within NCDOT

  • Work directly with NCDOT hiring managers to customize internship experience

  • Participate in meetings, educational tours and other activities
  • Broaden perspective of public service and state government employment

High school students throughout North Carolina are encouraged to apply as there are numerous positions available at various NCDOT divisions and units.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be currently enrolled as a high school student in North Carolina
  • Must be at least 16 years old at time of employment

  • Minimum overall GPA of 2.3 (based on 4.0 scale)

  • Must provide GPA transcript by attaching to online application

How to Apply

​​To apply for the NCDOT High School Internship Program, visit the N.C. Office of State Human Resources website.

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Sterling Johnson

Program Coordinator NCDOT High School Internship Program
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(919) 707-7887 (fax)

1583 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1583

3/18/2024 2:18 PM