Burns & McDonnell Jobs

Job Information

Burns & McDonnell Civil Engineering Intern - Pipelines & Facilities (Chicago) in Chicago, Illinois

Description

The Civil Engineering Intern will work under the supervision of a licensed professional engineer to assist project teams to create world class designs for new projects, alterations, and redevelopments on a variety of natural gas projects and clients. The Civil Engineering Intern will work with the project team throughout the design and construction process, adapting civil plans according to budget constraints, design factors, environmental restrictions or client needs.

  • Assists in the pipeline design of projects from the conceptual phase through design completion.

  • Assists with modifying and reviewing production drawings for a variety of projects including, but not limited to: pipeline and pipeline facility projects including transmission and distribution pipelines, M&R stations, storage field upgrades and compressor stations.

  • Assists in designing pipeline components for project needs and requirements that are set forth by the project managers.

  • Applies basic knowledge of commonly used pipeline engineering/design concepts, principles, practices, codes and procedures within the pipeline engineering services industry.

  • Assists with research and compiles project related data as required by the project managers.

  • Assists with compiling studies and reports to support the project design.

  • Assists with correcting and updating drawings provided by senior engineers to verify corrections are made within multiple CAD related software.

  • Assists with client presentations, shop drawing review and contract administration for the design of pipeline and pipeline facility projects including transmission and distribution pipelines, M&R stations, storage field upgrades and compressor stations.

  • Assists in performing field inspections, measurements, or calculations for public and private clients.

  • All other duties as assigned.  

Qualifications

  • Pursuit of Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Civil Engineering or related degree from an ABET accredited program.

  • Currently enrolled, and in good standing, in a post-secondary education and/or technical certificate program in a field related to the work done in the department.

  • Minimum of a 3.0 GPA strongly preferred.

  • Prior internship and/or related consulting experience preferred.

  • Actively involved in campus, community or other volunteer activities or organizations.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Basic knowledge and experience in Microsoft Office programs, including, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

  • Demonstrated leadership skills.

  • Self-motivated and eager learner, aptitude to grow and develop within the field.

  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis without requiring future sponsorship for employment visa status.

EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Job Intern

Primary Location US-IL-Chicago

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

Req ID: 224681

#LI-DNI #T&D

DirectEmployers