Opportunities for College Students

During our century-long success, HNTB has been able to sustain industry leadership because of people like you, someone who dedicates their passion, energy and creativity to helping develop innovative solutions for our clients’ needs.

At HNTB, we aren’t satisfied with simply being a player in infrastructure. Every day, our people work to be leaders in their own practice areas and disciplines. This not only helps our clients consider us a trusted advisor and partner, it provides a better context to offer the kinds of solutions that meet our clients’ needs and plans.

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From my peers to my supervisors, section leads to office leads, HNTB is committed to helping me grow my career in the direction I seek. Being a large firm with offices nationwide, HNTB has great name recognition anywhere you go. I’ve enjoyed opportunities working from other offices; a good way to network internally. — Jordan Williams, Madison


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Building a career at HNTB means you’re growing professionally in a firm nationally recognized for its excellence and success. Supervisors, team and department leaders, and office leaders are all mentors to help young professionals grow, take on responsibility and perform successfully. With the various training opportunities available, there’s nothing that would hold back a self-motivated person from building a rewarding career at HNTB.

HNTB enhances its professional development culture with:
• Tuition reimbursement
• Professional registration/licensing and certification
• Career planning and development
• Generous employee referral program


HNTB has helped me find my career path by giving me the opportunity to have hands on experience on every project we are assigned; it has gotten me out of my comfort zone, pushing me to work harder in order to achieve quality of work, to have it ready on time, manage my working hours accordingly with integrity, and to satisfy the client on every project. — Karla Rios, El Paso

Below are annual rankings by industry associations and media publications.
Engineering News-Record's Top 500 Design Firms for 2018 (annually announced in April)
No. 3 in Transportation
Overall ranked No. 16
Engineering News-Record's Top Design Firms Sourcebook for 2018 (annually announced in June/July)
No. 3 in Highways
No. 3 in Airports
No. 4 in Bridges
No. 5 in Mass Transit/Rail
No. 6 in Sports
Roads & Bridges 2017 Go-To List
Roads & Bridges surveyed its government official readers and asked them which design firm they preferred to work with. These rankings reflect owner preference, not gross earnings.
No. 1 for Mass Transit
No. 2 for Airports
No. 3 for Bridges
No. 4 for Road & Highway
No. 4 for Design-Build
No. 4 for Storm Water

Building Design+Construction's Giants 300 List for 2017
No. 5 among Top 30 Airport Architecture Firms
No. 7 among Top 95 Government Architecture Firms
No. 10 among Top 40 Sports Architecture Firms
No. 15 among Top 25 Military Architecture Firms
No. 19 among Transit Facility Sector Architecture Firms
No. 20 among Top 130 Green Architecture Firms
No. 24 among Top 100 Architecture/Engineering Firms
No. 30 among BIM Design Firms
No. 42 among Top 160 Reconstruction Architecture Firms

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