Solar Civil Engineer Intern

Are you looking for a fast-paced and fun environment where you can grow your career? How does an ice cream club and athletic program sound to you? Maybe you would be more interested in our volunteer program or competitive benefits? One thing is for sure – EVS was rated one of the top places to work by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal and we owe it to our people!

If our company sounds like somewhere you would be interested in working, we would love to talk to you! We are growing and are seeking a Civil Engineer Intern to join our Solar Civil team for the summer.

Position Summary:

The Civil Engineer Intern will perform activities related to the site design of Solar Photovoltaic projects including site planning, grading, stormwater modeling, erosion control design, and writing of SWPPPs and stormwater reports. We are seeking an Intern who shares our passion for renewable energy and high-quality design. This position will serve as a member of an integrated design team and be responsible for supporting civil design activities within that team.

EVS Sectors of work include:

  • Commercial development
  • Military
  • Renewable energy development (Solar and Wind)

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Drafting and design with Autocad Civil 3D ie. Mass grading, road corridors, volume earthwork comparisons, surface creation with feature lines and grading objects, etc
  • Assist with preparation of design documents for solar Civil design including calculations, drawings and civil specifications
  • Stormwater modeling and basin design


  • Upper division Civil Engineer student
  • Prior Autocad, Civil 3D, and HydroCAD experience is preferred but not required
  • Willingness to work in a collaborative environment
  • Must be detail oriented and efficient in problem solving

EVS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply, please send resume to Jobs@evs-eng.com

Out of State Candidates:

For those considering relocating to Minnesota to join the EVS team, here is some information about our great state:

Minnesota – The Land of 10,000 Lakes boasts many attractions and activities, both in and out of the Twin Cities area such as, the Mall of America, the city of Duluth, the Boundary Waters, and a lively arts and brewery scene in Minneapolis.

Eden Prairie – EVS has been located in Eden Prairie for the past 20 years. The city of Eden Prairie, located just 10 miles southwest of Minneapolis, was rated by Money magazine as one of the “Best Places to Live” multiple times.

The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development published the video below to show the ways in which Minnesota has topped several recent national rankings.