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Structural Engineer Intern

Date: May 9, 2021

Location: Kansas City, MO, US

Company: Transystems

Req ID: 17573

For more than 50 years, TranSystems has provided engineering and architectural planning, design and construction solutions to enhance the movement of goods and people across today’s integrated transportation infrastructure. Headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., its professionals in more than 30 offices throughout the U.S. perform a broad range of services to all sectors of the transportation and federal marketplaces. Services are delivered throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to construction to long-term operations, maintenance and rehabilitation.


The Kansas City office is looking for a Structural Engineering intern to assist with project related work including bridges and structures, retaining walls, load rating, and structural inspections.  


Basic Qualifications:

  • Currently pursuing education focused in structural engineering
  • Completion of basic structural analysis courses
  • Completion of structural design courses (steel, concrete) preferred
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and AutoCAD or MicroStation
  • Local candidates preferred, no relocation assistance provided


General Duties & Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

1. Copies sketches, layouts, and drawings prepared by others into MicroStation.

2. Assist in the field investigation (inspection) of structures both locally and nationally.

3. Will learn proficiency in operation of computer-aided drafting.

4. Assignments of increasing difficulty will be submitted as proficiency is increased. 

5. Individual is flexible and may work with numerous project teams to help in project completion.


Work Environment

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the office work environment is usually moderate.
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Position may require some travel to offices and client sites within their respective area, using various modes of transportation including automobile and airline.

TranSystems is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer and ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment opportunity in all programs and activities in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, pregnancy status, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status, disability, protected Veteran status or any other status protected by law. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one that is subject to U.S. law.

Nearest Major Market: Kansas City

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