1+ months

Structural Engineering Intern- Summer 2020

Chicago, IL 60602
  • Job Type
    Intern
We are a global leader in the practice of structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection engineering and related specialty services for the built environment. Our work is embedded in the residences we live in, the healthcare facilities we rely on for routine medical procedures to life saving feats of medicine, the skyscrapers and buildings we work in, and the operations of our buildings.
 
Be involved in projects with our Structures Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
 
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
 
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Structural Engineering Intern for our Chicago office.
 
Duties and Responsibilities:
This opportunity is available for a college student in good standing working towards a Civil Engineering degree within an accredited program and a focus on structural engineering. The candidate will gain experience with design projects under direct supervision of the firm's leading Structural Engineering professionals.

Duties and Responsibilities:
•Assist more experienced Engineers in broader Engineering activities
•Perform basic Design calculation
•Perform routine Engineering functions
•Perform sketches and drawings
•Assist with quantity and cost estimate
 
 
Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.

Requirements

<div>Minimum Qualifications:</div> <div>•Current standing as a Rising Sophomore, Junior, Senior or Graduate student actively enrolled in an accredited Civil Engineering Undergraduate or Graduate program</div> <div>•Prior internship experience, leadership experience, or relevant coursework</div> <div>•Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint</div> <div>•Strong technical writing, analytical and communication skills</div> <div>•Detail-oriented with an emphasis on quality work products</div> <div class="O0">•Must have completed basic foundational courses including: Intro to Engineering, AutoCAD, Engineering Drafting course, and Mechanics/Statics</div> <div>•The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.</div> <div> </div> <div>Preferred Qualifications</div> <div>•Local candidates preferred. Please note that there is no relocation or housing assistance associated with this internship.</div> <div>•Experience with Microstation, and knowledge of reading construction plans.</div> <div>•Experience with Structural analysis or Bridge design software: STAAD, SAP2000, CSIBRIDGE, Leap Software’s</div> <div>•Experience with structural design work, or worked on design project</div> <div> </div> <div> </div> <div>About WSP USA</div> <div> </div> <div>WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa</div> <div> </div> <div>WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.</div> <div> </div> <div>At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started? </div> <div> </div> <div>WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.</div> <div> </div> <div>The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.</div>

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Posted: 2019-09-11 Expires: 2019-10-31

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