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


What can you do with an electrical engineering degree in a field-based role?

Impact as a key subject matter expert onsite through your detailed electrical engineering insight and expertise

Build collaboration and strong communication with electrical subcontractors, suppliers, and other key partners and teammates

Manage direct work plan development including imperative logistics and sequencing of electrical work

Oversee crucial quality audits and procurement of key resources related to electrical scopes

Diversify your impact with the ability to provide key leadership at various stages of projects as electrical scopes transform

Be a part of complex, hyperscale projects that leave a legacy

Ready to put your electrical engineering degree to work in the field?


Diverse electrical opportunities

From some of the largest renewable energy projects in the country to cutting-edge, hyperscale data center builds, there are diverse opportunities for you to explore, all within one company.





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.

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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.

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 chances 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 company culture

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