RTP works with industry companies to build summer internships and co-op positions.


Work with Career Services and post to Handshake to recruit students for jobs, internships, and co-ops.


Join Railroad Engineering and Activities Club (REAC) meetings for networking, job, and internship opportunities. Rail transportation courses also introduce you to career pathways and related positions.

Search industry sites for jobs and internships. You can also find positions at the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) and the Association of American Railroads.


  • Amtrak
  • BNSF
  • Canadian Pacific
  • CN
  • CSX
  • Kansas City Southern Railroad
  • Lake Superior & Ishpeming Railroad (Cliffs Natural Resources)
  • Metra
  • Metropolitan Council
  • Norfolk Southern
  • Union Pacific
  • Gennesee & Wyoming

Engineering Consultants and Contractors

  • Balfour Beatty, Inc
  • Bergmann Associates
  • Gannett Fleming
  • Hanson
  • HDR
  • Herzog
  • KLJ Solutions
  • Krech Ojard and Associates
  • Michael Baker International
  • Patrick Engineering
  • Railworks
  • TKDA
  • Transystems
  • WSP

Equipment Manufacturers

  • Bombardier
  • Electro Motive Diesel
  • Curry Supply Co
  • General Electric
  • Loram