Open Positions

Project Planning Intern

Cunningham Engineering is seeking an enthusiastic and organized Project Planning Intern to work in our Midtown Sacramento office.  Celebrating 33 years of successful business relationships, Cunningham is a multi-discipline, client-focused firm with civil engineers, landscape architects and business professionals, collaborating to provide exceptional service to our clients. The Project Planning Intern will perform tasks to support land development projects from property acquisition and due diligence through permitting and construction.


As a Cunningham Project Planning Intern you will:

  • Assist in initial property research (i.e. land use and zoning designation and design requirements, existing utility infrastructure, recorded documents, etc.) to support pursuits, due diligence and/or site plan layouts
  • Research and outline submittal requirements for entitlements / plan check / map check applications to assist in preparation for complete and timely submittal packages
  • Assist with preparation of entitlement and plan check applications and supporting materials
  • Track agency review periods – make calls and/or other actions as necessary to keep the process active and keep Clients informed
  • Arrange meetings among Clients, consultants, agencies and others
  • Assist with preparation of agendas, supporting materials, and draft meeting minutes for distribution.
  • Assist in outlining project schedules and tracking project tasks for compliance with scope of work and schedule adherence

The successful candidate will possess:
  • Junior or higher class standing pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited 4-year University
  • Interest in land use planning, land development or project coordination for a land development design firm
  • Exceptional writing, grammar, and editing skills
  • Strong interpersonal, teamwork, and organization skills
  • Ability to think independently, act pro-actively, yet be open and responsive to coaching
  • A glowing reference from a college professor


Send us your cover letter and resume now!