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Burns & McDonnell


An Intern will work collaboratively with our teams to support a Burns & McDonnell Department, Global Practice or Regional Office. This position will provide support and assistance with requests in support of the business strategy.Perform analysis and design of structures for new oil refinery and petrochemical facilities; chemical, biofuel and industrial facilities. Structures include foundation systems and steel structures for: distillation towers, heaters, compressors, pumps, and fans, and building structures; unloading and storage facilities; cooling towers; and underground structures, pipe racks, mechanical and electrical equipment platform structures. Some specific tasks for a structural engineer in the group include:* Design of various types of foundations to support equipment, pipe racks, process structures and cable tray/piping supports* Design of structural steel framing members for pipe racks, process structures and supports* Design modules for lifting and transportation* Check adequacy of existing structures and foundations for new loads. Design retrofits, as required.* Assist with ad hoc projects as assigned by managers.* All other duties as assigned..* Pursuit of Bachelor's or Master's degree in Civil or Structural Engineering from 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.EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
Associated topics: chemical, chemistry, engineer, fuel, gas line, monomer, natural gas, petroleum, petroleum and chemical, petroleum engineer
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