Intern (Bridges)

Company: Michael Baker International ( Learn More )

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4 Year Degree
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Job Description WHO WE ARE
Michael Baker International is a global leader in Engineering, Architecture and Consulting services dedicated to developing and implementing innovative solutions to the world’s infrastructure and environmental challenges. Supported by more than 6,000 employees in 90 offices worldwide, we provide a full continuum of life-cycle engineering consulting, specialized global construction, base operations, Green Infrastructure, security management and intelligence solutions.
Michael Baker International has addressed bridge design, construction and preservation challenges with innovative and sustainable solutions.  Exemplifying its depth and versatility in the bridge space, Michael Baker International, ranked Number Five by Engineering News-Record in its annual ranking of Bridge Design Firms in the United States, has partnered with clients on a full spectrum of bridge types-from conventional grade separations to major, complex river crossings, including trusses, arches, box girders and cable-stayed bridges.
Michael Baker International, Inc. is seeking an Engineering Intern for our Bridge group in our Chicago, IL office.  
The Intern will assist Bridge Engineers and Project Managers with planning, design, analysis and production on bridge engineering projects.  Focus of work is related to structural engineering and may involve drafting and plan preparation, preparation of structural design and quantity calculations, field inspection, and general office tasks.  The Intern will work under the supervision of a Project Manager or Licensed Engineers.
  • Enrolled in pursuit of a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering with at least 2 years of college coursework.
  • Interest in/prior internship in civil engineering field in Structural Engineering.
  • Experience with AutoCAD, MicroStation, or other drafting software.
  • Excellent English language skills, both written and verbal including technical writing.
  • Must have strong organizational skills.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (MS Excel, MS Word, PowerPoint).
  • Preferences:
  • Completed basic structural engineering courses; statics, dynamics, mechanics of materials, structural analysis, etc.
  • Experience with software programming or coding.

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