We are a multi-billion-dollar construction industry leader that's changing the landscape of our country every day. Dynamic students like you have a lasting impact on that mission.


What does a field engineer do?

Manage subcontractor partnerships and construction quality as a key point of contact to meet goals

Collaborate with team in development and execution of full-cycle project planning

Provide critical problem solving to aid the team in all issues to ensure superior quality and customer experience

Impact as a key subject matter expert onsite through your detailed insight and ability on assigned scopes


Oversee procurement and material management to ensure the project is set up on time with all materials needed for success

Be an instrumental part of meaningful projects that leave a legacy

Ready to put your degree to work in the field?


Diverse industries, endless opportunities

As a company with expertise in diverse markets, we are constantly exploring ways to take our industry to the next level. Our collaborative nature and strong financial backing encourage team members to think creatively, which is key to growing our business and producing endless opportunities. Our headquarters is in Minneapolis but with offices from Seattle to Washington, DC and numerous locations in between we have a truly nationwide presence. 


We create extraordinary vertical structures that mold the landscape and improve the regions where we live and work.

Commercial building site

Renewable Energy

As a leader in the wind and solar energy industry, we're creating a better tomorrow building our nation’s sustainable energy.


We build the fundamental systems that serve our country like roadways bringing the distribution of electricity to the grid.

Mortenson Civil team laying the foundation for one of our many wind projects,

Data Centers

Our cutting-edge, hyper-scale data center work means mega-projects with mega opportunities for building the future of technology.

Federal Contracting

We provide comprehensive project delivery services to federal government customers like the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from coast to coast.

federal government building

Sports + Entertainment

With 30 years in the sports industry, we are proud to associate our name with many of the facilities that make up the nation’s sports and entertainment landscape.

Allegiant Stadium football field

Working at Mortenson is different

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.

diverse construction workers with helmets

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.

Why Mortenson?

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.

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.

Innovating the construction industry

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

Job security during uncertain times

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

Travel and experience the country

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

Meaningful mentorship

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

Positive culture

Our company-wide employee engagement score of 89% is above average compared to other high performing competitors.