Position: Structural Engineering Intern
Company: POET Design and Construction
Dates: January 2018 – May 2018.
During the Structural Engineering Intern position, the main duties included the assistance with structural engineering and drafting tasks. Other responsibilities included the conduction of steel design (Member sizes, Braces, Monorail Hoist Beam/Crane, Pipe Racks, Catwalks, Equip Stand, Hoist Beams), concrete design (slabs and foundations), and metal building design for a variety of structure types. To complete the design and analysis, structural analysis software such as RISA 3D was utilized. Other duties include preliminary cost estimating/budgeting, site visits, procurement, and contract administration. While working at POET, personal skills such as safety, teamwork, and empowering the role of the company were also developed.
Structural Engineering, steel design and analysis, concrete design, foundation engineering, buildings, industrial buildings, non-building structures, Microsoft Office, finite-element modeling, RISA 3D, Advance Steel, AutoCAD, TEDDS, critical thinking, communication.