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Internship

• Starts May 19

Civil Engineering Intern-Structural/ Bridge Design - Summer 2024

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WSP in the U.S.

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🚀 Summer Internship

Houston

AI generated summary

  • Actively enrolled in an accredited Civil Engineering program, with a demonstrated interest in the field and a desire to advance skills. Strong interpersonal and communication skills, ability to follow direction and uphold workplace safety. Basic proficiency in technical writing and office automation. Preferred qualifications include enrollment in a Masters or PhD program, experience with engineering software, and prior internship/leadership involvement. Must be authorized to work in the US.
  • The Civil Engineering Intern will support a variety of engineering tasks, including design using various types of CADD software, project research and field work, and preparation of design plans and cost estimates. They will also assist in maintaining project documentation and exercise responsible decision-making.

Summer Internship

EngineeringHouston

Description

  • Nationally recognized as a Top 100 Internship Program, WSP USA hosts hundreds of interns across the United States to gain hands-on, meaningful work experience to enhance their education and professional aptitude. Our interns gain exposure to real projects while working side by side with senior staff. Through our Developing Professionals Network, interns gain mentorship, networking opportunities and lifelong career connections.
  • Our Transportation Team is seeking a Civil Engineering Intern-Structural/ Bridge Design to work out of our Houston, TX office. This temporary position is seeking individuals currently enrolled in an Undergraduate or Graduate degree program with an anticipated graduation date of August 2024 or later.
  • This 12 week internship will be part of the WSP Summer Internship Program that is scheduled to start on May 20th, 2024. The individual start date of the internship may be flexible.

Requirements

  • Actively enrolled in an accredited Civil Engineering or related Undergraduate program.
  • Demonstrated interest in Civil Engineering or related field and have a strong desire to advance skills related to WSP’s work and projects.
  • Competent interpersonal and communication skills when interacting with others, expressing ideas effectively and professionally to an engineering and non-engineering audience.
  • Capable of taking direction from leadership, mentors, and managers to executive projects.
  • Basic proficiency with technical writing, office automation, software, spreadsheets, technology, and tools.
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies.
  • Authorization to work in the United States at the start of the internship
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Actively enrolled in an accredited Civil Engineering- Structural, or related, Masters or PhD program.
  • Experience using AutoCAD, Civil3D, MicroStation, InRoads, OpenBridge and/or OpenRoad.
  • Preferred EIT License.
  • Prior internship and leadership involvement on campus

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Bachelors

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Support a variety of engineering tasks with the goal to develop technical, social, and ethical skills.
  • Assist in design using various types of CADD design software.
  • Assist with project research, field work, and preliminary design calculations and analysis.
  • Support preparation of final design plans, special provisions, and cost estimates.
  • Assist in collecting and maintaining project documentation.
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct, and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures.
  • Perform additional responsibilities as required by business needs.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Start date

May 19, 2024

Location

Houston