Structural Engineer Internship

Job ID 1522 Location West Des Moines, IA Job Type Internship Apply Now

Shive-Hattery's West Des Moines office is seeking a Structural Engineer Intern to begin in May 2020.

Candidate will be working in a collaborative, team-based environment with opportunities to work on a diverse range of projects. Candidate will gain experience working with structural engineering analysis software such as RISA, TEKLA, or Robot. Candidate will gain experience working with drafting programs such as AutoCAD or Revit.


  • Pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering with structural engineering emphasis.
  • Prior Internship/ Co-Op experience a plus (not required)


With Shive-Hattery, you will get to work on a wide variety of projects across all of our market sectors.  You’ll work with the support and mentoring of experienced structural engineers, who are recognized experts in our region. 

It won’t be all desk work; you’ll spend time out of the office collecting information from the field, meeting with clients, and observing your work being constructed.  In the office, you’ll use RISA, Tedd’s, and Mathcad among other programs to determine structural solutions, and Revit to create construction documents.

Shive-Hattery is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Future Consideration: Yes

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