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Internship

Structural Engineering Intern - Energy (Summer 2024)

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Stantec

10d ago

🚀 Summer Internship

Chicago

AI generated summary

  • You must be proficient in Microsoft Office, have strong communication skills, be able to multitask and take direction, work 40 hours per week during summer break, and be pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in structural engineering or related field.
  • You will assist with project administration, research project data, perform calculations for energy projects, draft reports and proposals, and complete other engineering/administrative tasks as needed.

Summer Internship

EngineeringChicago

Description

  • We have an opportunity for a summer intern who wants to contribute to a variety of energy projects in an impactful way. As an Intern, you will work in a team environment and have exposure to water infrastructure projects which may include hydropower, dams, reservoirs, tunnels, pump stations, water and wastewater plants, water supply, distribution, etc. Candidates should be highly motivated and dependable students who are taking or have taken engineering design courses. This is a terrific opportunity for a college student to kick-start their career with a top 10 global design firm, gaining professional experience supporting exciting local, national and international projects and work with industry-recognized engineering professionals.

Requirements

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and take direction.
  • Ability to work 40 hours a week during summer break (flexible summer start and end dates).
  • Education and Experience:
  • In progress toward earning a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in structural engineering or related field

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Bachelors
Masters

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Assisting in project administration including writing reports, gathering information, drafting proposals, drafting correspondence, tracking project costs, and completing progress reports.
  • Assisting technical staff with various project tasks, including researching, compiling and evaluating project data, preparing reports and performing calculations for hydropower and dam projects and/or tunnel design projects.
  • Performing simple calculations, computer data entry, along with some exposure to design and cross-training.
  • Performing research and contacting vendors for information.
  • Complete other engineering/administrative duties as required.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Chicago