At POET, it is our mission to be good stewards of the Earth by converting renewable resources to energy and other valuable goods as effectively as humanly possible. For POET Design & Construction, we support this mission by providing high quality, timely and cost-efficient engineering, procurement and construction services to our sister companies within POET.
Structural Engineering Interns play a key role in supporting the mission of POET. They support the POET Design & Construction team with industrial design, implementation, and specification of steel and concrete structural systems. They learn alongside Professional Engineers (PE’s) to gain engineering best practices in new structures and modifications to existing structures. They collaborate with a team of multi-disciplined engineers including structural, civil, process, mechanical, environmental, process automation, electrical, milling & material handling, project managers, and CADD drafters.
A successful Structural Engineering Intern is:
A leader and a role model
To perform the essential functions of this position successfully, an individual should be able to demonstrate and provide the following:
High School diploma or equivalent required.
Junior or senior level status majoring in an Engineering program required; Civil, Structural, or Architectural Engineering preferred.
Prior Structural Engineering academic/internship experience will be considered in related industries; industrial, food processing, oil and gas, agricultural, manufacturing, construction, etc.
Knowledge in Microsoft Office Suite and the ability and willingness to learn new software applications.
Knowledge of Structural Analysis Software such as RISA or CADD is a plus.
Excellent organizational, time management, and communication skills as well as the ability to adapt to change.