Student Intern, Structural Engineering
Charlotte, NC 
Posted 3 days ago
Job/Internship Description
Student Intern, Structural Engineering
Stewart - Uptown Charlotte, 101 N. Tryon St., Charlotte, North Carolina, United States of America Req #86
Monday, February 6, 2023
About Stewart:
At Stewart, we put great emphasis on serving and leading our employees, clients, communities, and professions. We believe that every employee has an impact on our company and our community. What we do is significant and legacy building. Our work is not only about footings, beams, and columns, or roads and bridges, or surveys and inspections, or parks or community planning. We are strengthening our communities through the building of hospitals, office buildings, schools, housing, places of worship, roads to mobilize people, parks and greenways to enjoy the beauty of nature, and thoughtful community plans that delineate the future growth. We love to see how our employees' contributions enhance our communities.

Student Intern, Structural Engineering

This position is a temporary, full-time student internship working 35-40 hours a week (estimated dates May-August 2023).

Position Highlights:

Stewart's structural practice extends across North and South Carolina and the southeast working on great projects across the region. We are one unified practice organized into teams. If you are interested in the field of Structural Engineering and are looking to gain valuable experience and growth opportunities that will help catapult your career after graduation, this position may be the perfect fit for you! As a Student Intern in Structural Engineering you will have exposure to actual design projects in an interdisciplinary firm. By working within our structural engineering practice, you will understand how structural engineering works hand-in-hand with architecture, civil engineering, and landscape architecture. You will work side-by-side with our professional structural engineers and BIM technicians on a variety of project types, ranging from simple to high-profile and complex public and private projects.

Position Responsibilities:

In this role, you will be part of a world-class structural engineering team, bringing high-quality engineering to life for our amazing clients. This position will expose you to most aspects of structural engineering, including design and analysis of building components of foundation and framing systems. You will perform design and drafting on projects using your skills in design and modeling software. Your excellent communication skills will be put to good use, as you will be coordinating and collaborating with a variety of professionals.

Position Qualifications:

  • Completed Sophomore year or higher in an ABET accredited civil engineering, structural engineering, or architectural engineering degree program.
  • Knowledge of Revit
  • Knowledge of the Bluebeam and/or Abode PDF software
  • Belief that Trust, Humility, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, and Discipline are important values to embrace and live out
  • Commitment to diversity of thought, contributing new ideas and perspectives while also respecting different points of view.
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States, and should not require, now or in the future, sponsorship for an employment-based visa.
  • Valid driver's License preferred as some travel may be required for the purpose of meeting with clients, stakeholders, or off-site personnel/management.

Working Conditions and Physical Demands:

You are willing and able to work in a professional, climate-controlled office environment with moderate noise levels and exposure to lots of light, both natural and artificial. Workstations are in an open space layout with frequent collaboration and interactions from co-workers throughout the day. Within the office you are willing and able to constantly operate a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine/scanner, and computer printer. You are willing and able to make site visits on construction sites, accompanied by our staff, which includes walking on uneven terrain, climbing ladders, or riding in a mechanical lift.

Our Team:

Stewart was founded as a Structural Engineering firm by Willy Stewart and has grown to be one of the biggest and best structural firm in the Carolinas (not that we're biased, or anything). That strength and experience allows us to work on the biggest and best projects utilizing all building materials. We have an energetic and diverse staff with engineers and technicians from all over the world joining our group. Our exceptionally talented staff work in a collaborative environment which spans across the whole company and all practice areas.

Stewart is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer, Including Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives.
Other details
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Internship
  • Required Education Some College
  • Stewart - Uptown Charlotte, 101 N. Tryon St., Charlotte, North Carolina, United States of America
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"Stewart is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Stewart provides fair and equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected status prohibited under Federal, State, or local laws. All employment decisions are based on valid job-related requirements.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran and are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our website, you may request a reasonable accommodation to express interest in a specific opening. You can request reasonable accommodation by calling 919-380-8750 or sending an email to Stewart provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with a disability to enable them to effectively participate in the application process, as required by law.

All applicants must be authorized to work in the US.  We participate in E-Verify. Information from all employees’ Form I-9 is used to confirm work authorization"


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