Burns & McDonnell Structural Engineering Intern - Aviation & Federal (Kansas City) in Kansas City, Missouri
Our StructuralEngineers/Internsare responsible for performing tasks requiring the application of standard structural engineering techniques and procedures. This includes standard design of civil/structural project work, assisting lead engineers with various project duties, and other duties as assigned.
Project work includes site development of a wide range of military facilities and/or design of airfield infrastructure type projects including runways, taxiways, and aprons for military, commercial or municipal clients. Some specific tasks of a structural engineer include but are not limited to:
Designing one of a kind aircraft terminal structures
Designing aircraft maintenance facilities utilizing long spans up to 600 feet
Designing federal aviation facilities for the maintenance, repair, and operation of state-of-the-art military aircraft
Designing federal buildings for R & D of the next generation of weaponry and cyber security
Assist with ad hoc projects as assigned by managers.
All other duties as assigned..
Pursuit of Bachelor's or Master’s degreein Civil or Structural Engineeringfrom an accredited program
Currently enrolled, and in good standing, in a post-secondary education 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, without restrictions or without need for work sponsorship, in the country where this position is located, for the duration of the internship.
Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
Req ID: 202196