Structural Engineer Intern

Tetra Tech, Inc. Bellevue , WA 98009

Posted 2 months ago

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees17,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams.

Job Overview

Tetra Tech is currently seeking a Structural Engineering Intern of junior standing or higher enrolled in or recently completed a Structural Engineering program to work on a range of engineering and design projects. You will be assisting Project Engineers and Project Managers with variety of design, engineering and drafting tasks. In particular, this role will provide a strong foundation in learning the fundamentals of structural engineering planning and design related to water resource and navigation projects such as lock and dams; hydraulic structures such as gates and valves, and bridges.

Responsibilities

  • Perform assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out structural engineering tasks

  • Prepare basic structural engineering related calculations and develop drawings and visual aids

  • Prepare structural design calculations, utilize structural design software

  • Follows selected design approach through completion of analysis and detailing

Requirements/Qualifications

  • Basic understanding of the National Structural Code

  • Basic knowledge of engineering software (CAD, GIS, etc.)

  • Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel, Word, Project and PowerPoint

  • Strong written and verbal skills

  • Excellent problem solving ability

  • Sound time management skills

  • Self-Motivated

  • Valid driver's license

For more information about what it's like to be part of a team delivering global and award winning innovative infrastructure design projects from a local level follow these links:

  • Engineering Design for the Panama Canal Third Set of Locks Expansion Program

  • Inner Harbor Navigation Canal Lake Borgne Surge Barrier

Tetra Tech only accepts resumes through its online process. Please apply at www.tetratech.com/careers

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Tetra Tech is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including, women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.

No agencies or calls please.

EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability


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