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Bridge/Structural Engineering Intern

Parsons Co.

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Baltimore, MD
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Job Overview:

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Job Description:

Ready to advance your education and have the opportunity to work on large scale engineering projects? Parsons Infrastructure is seeking motivated engineering students with an interest in bridge structures for a summer intern position. The intern will gain exposure to the production of drawings and calculations for the design of highway and rail bridge structures. This position will be located in downtown Baltimore.


Parsons extensive experience in this field, combined with your willingness to work hard will propel your career and opportunities forward. We need our interns to be versatile, enthusiastic to work in highly flexible, team-oriented environments that have exceptional communication, analytical and organizational skills

In this role, under direction of a degreed engineer, you will perform a variety of basic to moderately-difficult engineering support assignments requiring a fundamental knowledge of design/drafting standards, practices, and techniques. The co-op student at this level typically takes engineering notes, specifications, rough sketches, etc., and formalizes them into working drawings. Assignments are designed to develop a practical knowledge of equipment, facilities, and systems, and their interrelationships within a particular if structural design of bridges.

Responsibilities:

  • Support engineering staff in performing structural analysis modelling.
  • Assist in the production of engineering drawings and calculations under supervision of senior engineers.
  • Perform quantity take-offs.
  • Review shop drawings.

Qualifications:

  • Civil Engineering students nearing completion of undergraduate studies, or students currently enrolled in graduate studies are encouraged to apply. Students should have completed courses such as structural analysis, steel or concrete design, geotechnical engineering, etc.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills (proficiency using formulas, pivot tables, etc.)

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.