Structural Engineering Co-op- Fall 2020

Philadelphia, PENNSYLVANIA | 25 days

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Structural Engineering Co-op- Fall 2020 (ID# 46273) Philadelphia, PA 
Category:  ENGINEER
Job Type:  Co-op
Minimum Experience:  0-1
Required Education:  Bachelor's Degree In Progress
Job Description

Be involved in projects with our Structures and BIM Teams and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves 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 initiating a search for a Structural Engineering Co-op for our Philadelphia, Pennsylvania office.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assist more experienced Bridge Engineers in Engineering activities including bridge design in accordance with AASHTO Standards
  • Help create parametric models for bridge design projects
  • Help integrate three-dimensional modeling within the larger BIM process for bridge design
  • Help expand the use of these models as the basis for preparing quantity take-offs, cost estimates, contract drawings, and analysis modeling
  • Assist in preparing contract documents including drawings and specifications

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.
Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Current standing as a Rising Sophomore, Junior, Senior or Graduate student actively enrolled in an accredited Civil Engineering Undergraduate or Graduate program
  • Prior internship experience, leadership experience, or relevant coursework
  • Experience the following software platforms: Revit / Dynamo, Rhino / Grasshopper, or other BIM/3D parametric modeling software; AutoCAD, MicroStation; Microsoft Office
  • 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
  • Completion of basic foundational courses including: Intro to Engineering, Engineering Drafting course, Mechanics/Statics, and Intro to Computer Engineering
  • Structural engineering design/analysis and BIM-related classwork preferred
  • Programming experience (C#, VB.Net, VBA, Python)

WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. 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.
WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.
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? 
WSP USA is an 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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