Structural Engineer Co-op

Bingham Farms, Michigan
07 Oct 2016
27 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The student selected will work at Jacobs' Bingham Farms, MI office for the Spring term of 2017. The student will work in the Structural Engineering group - a group that performs engineering design of testing equipment and facilities for the automotive and aerospace industries.

Students will work 40-hour work weeks for the duration of the term. Students will work on project teams under the directions of a manager and with the assistance of a mentor, and will assist out structural engineering staff by developing engineering calculations, design details and other duties as required. A combination of structural steel and concrete design are anticipated. Interns must make an end-of-assignment presentation to other interns and Jacobs' staff.
Degree Program: BSCE or MSCE

Cumulative GPA: 3.0 or higher

Current Status: Junior or above

Area of Study: Civil Engineering

Outside Activities: Involvement in at least one extra-curricular activity

Coursework: Steel design, concrete design, statics, strengths of materials, computer applications

Experience: 3D CAD, Finite Element Analysis is a plus

Other: Must have the right to work permanently in the United States, good verbal and written communication skills, must be team-oriented, good problem solving skills, high self-motivated, willing to take initiative, and able to work with minimum supervision.