We're leading the innovation in the field of construction and are looking for dynamic individuals to join us in our mission: The ones who, with a relentless drive for change, understand the value of teamwork and have an unyielding passion for creating a better future. Start building your future with an internship or full-time opportunity with us.



More than a construction company

We do the right thing, put the team before ourselves, and inspire what's possible. With the determination to make a difference in our world, we’re driven to find new ways forward. When the way you approach work aligns with our leadership principles and core values, success follows.

We’re passionate about your success

At Mortenson, we pair you with a mentor and provide real-world experience in construction, engineering, or corporate roles aligning with your skillset and interests. We’ll treat you, in many ways, just like our full-time team members—giving you similar tasks and responsibilities—and work hard to provide you with real-world experiences so you can put your skills and knowledge to the test and jump-start your career.


Why Mortenson?

As a family-owned company, that feeling of family is something we hope each new team member feels upon joining the organization. The care we share for one another at Mortenson is something that makes our organization special and sets us apart.

Our founder Mort Mortenson believed that we were all born to be leaders, that leadership wasn't something that just happened to us but was something within us. His legacy lives on in everything we do.

Internships that turn into full-time roles

Team members who complete our internship program are often hired into full-time, entry-level roles.

Competitive pay with top benefits

Our internships pay competitively, come with benefits, and give you hands-on, translatable experience.

Innovating the construction industry

We are on the leading edge of technology, inclusion, and diversity, and progress within the industry.

An industry leader across the nation

We consistently rank in the top-15 construction companies in the nation...and we're first in renewable energy.

Meaningful mentorship

Your growth and development on the job is our fervent focus throughout your experience with us.

Travel and experience the country

Depending on your role, there are many opportunities to explore a career filled with adventure around the nation.

Job security during uncertain times

We have a diversified portfolio that allows us to withstand the highs and lows of the economy.

Positive culture

You'll experience something different with us and what makes us Mortenson.

Dive deeper into our roles

We'll show you how your degree and passions align with the type of roles in our organization and construction. Many team members transition into full-time roles after their internship.


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Meet with our team

Check out the events our recruiting team is attending. We're making it easy for you to be considered for opportunities regardless of where you go to school.


Diversity, equity, and inclusion

We value our rich differences and we’re committed to building a workplace where everyone belongs. We know that our team member uniqueness helps generate innovation, better decision-making, and superior performance.

From training and development efforts and events to community engagement and business resource groups, we continue to grow in diversity, equity, and inclusion. We want you to feel comfortable bringing your whole self to work each day and know that what you bring, makes us better.

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