Bridge/Structures Engineering Intern

Seattle, WASHINGTON | 12 months
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Bridge/Structures Engineering Intern (ID# 43739) Seattle, WA 
Category:  Civil Engineering
Job Type:  Intern
Minimum Experience:  0
Required Education:  Bachelor's Degree In Progress
Job Description

Join our Bridge/Structures Engineering Team and work on local and regional transportation projects to help meet our client’s objectives and solve 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 seeking an exceptional candidate for a Bridge/Structures Engineering Intern for our Seattle, WA office for the summer of 2020, with the possibility of part time work during the school year.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Support a variety of engineering tasks with the goal to develop technical, social, and ethical skills
  • Assist to develop preliminary design details and adaptations of engineering alternatives
  • Assist to perform computations and analysis for design and evaluation of structures
  • Support preparation of final design plans, special provisions, and cost estimates
  • Assist in collecting and maintaining project documentation

Job Requirements

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.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • CURRENT standing as a Junior/Senior student actively enrolled in an accredited Engineering (or related) Undergraduate or Graduate Program
  • Interest in engineering of bridge and other transportation structures
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong technical writing, analytical and communication skills
  • Detail-oriented with an emphasis on quality work products
  • The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately

Preferred Qualifications
  • Local candidates preferred (Please note that there is no relocation or housing assistance associated with this internship)
  • Three (3) months of previous internship experience
  • Completed Reinforced Concrete Design, Prestressed Concrete Design, and Steel Design
  • Enrollment in Masters Civil Engineering program with focus on structural engineering

WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms—WSP. 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.
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?
As a federal contractor and recipient of federal funds, WSP USA is a drug free workplace and Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.

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