Structural Engineering Intern

WSP USA - Virginia Beach, VA (30+ days ago)4.1


Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. Be involved in projects with our Structures Team. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion with you joining our team for your next internship.

WSP is currently looking for a Structural Engineering Intern for our Virginia Beach office for the Summer of 2018.

This opportunity is available for a college student in good standing working towards a Structural Engineering Degree within an accredited program. The candidate will gain experience in our Structures group under direct supervision of the firm's leading engineering professionals.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assist more experienced Engineers in broader Engineering activities
  • Perform routine Engineering functions
  • Prepare sketches and drawings
  • Assist with field work, including bridge inspection
  • Using various types of CADD design software
CURRENT standing as a Junior or Senior student actively enrolled in an accredited (or related) Undergraduate Program, or actively enrolled in an accredited Graduate Program. (Those who have already completed degree studies do not qualify as candidates for this or any of our internships.)

Must be motivated and have a strong desire to learn engineering skills related to civil and structural projects.

Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Must have completed basic foundational courses including: Intro to Engineering, AutoCAD, Engineering Drafting course, and Mechanics/Statics

The ability to work in the United States immediately

Preferred Qualifications

Considering local candidates only.

Please note that there is no relocation or housing assistance associated with this internship

Experience with Microstation, AutoCAD and knowledge of reading drawings

About WSP USA

WSP USA (formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff) 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 buildings, transportation, 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. www.wsp.com/usa

WSP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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