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Structural Engineering (Bridge Design) - Intern

🚀 Summer Internship

Raleigh

AI generated summary

  • You must be pursuing a Civil Engineering degree, excel in research and problem-solving, have strong computer skills, possess excellent communication abilities, prioritize detail and deadlines, and maintain professionalism and integrity.
  • You will assist with maintaining design documentation, collaborate on transportation structure designs, and ensure quality control for construction drawings and specifications.

Summer Internship

Engineering•Raleigh

Description

  • As a Bridge Design Intern, you will have the opportunity to learn how to analyze and design structural components for bridges, culverts, retaining walls, and other transportation-related structures. You will work with AASHTO and other applicable design specifications, as well as state and local design requirements. Throughout the internship, you will gain knowledge in seismic design, load ratings, QA/QC processes, review and approval of construction submittals, and effective communication with clients and subcontractors.

Requirements

  • Must be actively pursuing a degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited college or university. Academic Juniors and Seniors preferred.
  • Demonstrated research skills and resourcefulness.
  • Ability to work effectively both individually and in a team setting.
  • Above-average computer literacy and keyboard skills.
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency in the MS Office suite. Familiarity with MicroStation is preferred but not required.
  • Problem-solving and analytical skills, with an ability to think outside the box.
  • Strong organizational skills and mathematical aptitude.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • High level of professionalism and integrity.
  • Ability to think on your feet and be a team player.
  • Exceptional problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Attention to detail while maintaining a strategic focus to meet deadlines.
  • A valid Driver's License is required with a safe driving record and must complete a pre-employment screening.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
  • ICE is a drug-free workplace.

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Undergraduate
Third Year
Final Year

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Assist the lead engineer in maintaining organized documentation/archives of design files, drawings, and construction submittals.
  • Collaborate with engineers to develop effective designs, details, drawings, and specifications for transportation structures such as pre-stressed concrete girder bridges, pre-stressed concrete hollow-cored slab bridges, steel plate girder bridges, reinforced concrete flat slab bridges, retaining walls, noise walls, box culverts, and more.
  • Provide internal quality control for construction drawings, design calculations, and specifications, ensuring technical accuracy, conformance to project requirements, and overall constructability.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Raleigh