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Structural - Restoration Engineering Intern

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Walker Consultants

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27d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Houston

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Off-cycle Internship

Engineering•Houston

Description

  • Are you interested in the opportunity to intern for an industry-leading engineering consulting firm that will give you the experience and opportunity you need to build your career? If so, Walker Consultants is looking for an exceptional Structural / Restoration Engineering Intern in our uptown Houston office. We are looking for a detailed-oriented, dedicated, and self-motivated candidate that has enthusiasm and curiosity for problem-solving and can work well in team environments.
  • Your time will be spent investigating, analyzing, and solving structural and architectural deficiencies involving parking structures, plazas, buildings, and other types of built structures. Your work will solve complex problems, many of which have no clear precedent and require fundamental and creative solution approaches. You will work closely with an interdisciplinary team of project managers, engineers, and architects to develop these solutions which ultimately add value and longevity to the built environment.

Requirements

  • Currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Civil/Structural Engineering.
  • Overall GPA of 3.25 or higher.
  • Strong technical communication skills (written and verbal);
  • Proficient knowledge and experience using SAP2000, ETABS or similar analysis software;
  • Proficient using AutoCAD drafting software;
  • Proficient using MS Office suite;
  • Ability to work in the office and in the field. This role may require occasional travel locally and outside the local area.

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Undergraduate

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Perform condition assessments, investigations, field testing, and construction observations to gather field data, document existing conditions, and prepare field reports. You will have the opportunity to work on different types of structural systems such as: prestressed concrete, post-tensioned concrete, steel, masonry, or timber;
  • Analyze field data and perform structural analysis via hand calculations or computer modeling to check as-built conditions or to perform strengthening design;
  • Prepare technical reports for clients that summarize your field investigation, analysis, and recommendations;
  • Work with a project team to prepare design documents including project drawings and specifications;
  • Assist in project coordination and meetings with internal team members;
  • Review project submittals and shop drawings as part of construction administration services;

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Houston