Internship/Co-op
Emi, Summer 2024
Posted on 9/26/2023
INACTIVE
Simpson Gumpertz & Heger

501-1,000 employees

Engineering firm specializing in structural analysis and consulting
Company Overview
Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (SGH) is a national engineering firm that stands out due to its commitment to holistic problem-solving, leveraging a diverse range of technical expertise and industry knowledge to deliver comprehensive solutions. The company's culture encourages constant questioning and testing of limits, fostering a deeper understanding of structures and materials, which not only aids in explaining failures but also contributes to the development of current standards and future innovations. With over 600 employees across eight locations in the US, SGH's industry-leading teams demonstrate a consistent drive to redefine possibilities in their field.
Industrial & Manufacturing
Consulting
Education
Government & Public Sector

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

1956

Headquarters

Waltham, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

12%

2 year growth

12%
Locations
Waltham, MA, USA
Experience Level
Intern
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Architecture & Civil Engineering
Requirements
  • Interest in civil and structural engineering, materials science, architecture, and architectural engineering
  • Maintain high grades in studies
  • Interested in learning through hands-on work experience in a consulting engineering environment
  • Strong communication abilities
Responsibilities
  • Assist with construction monitoring, field investigations, condition assessments, construction observations, project drafting, structural design, and analysis, and site inspections
  • Analyze materials, support petrography staff, develop test protocols, design and construct testing apparatus, perform tests, and analyze test data
  • Collaborate with SGH engineers to perform reconnaissance on existing structures, conduct field tests, or monitor construction in progress
  • Organize field data and assist with research to facilitate analysis, problem-solving, and repair design
  • Perform analysis under the guidance of licensed professionals using a combination of hand calculations and analysis software
  • Assist with the preparation of client deliverables, including construction documents, specifications, and written reports
  • Work may include travel and working from heights