Internship/Co-op
Building Technology, Fall 2024 Term
Posted on 1/31/2024
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.
Consulting
Industrial & Manufacturing
Government & Public Sector
Education

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

1956

Headquarters

Waltham, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

10%

2 year growth

10%
Locations
Oakland, CA, USA
Experience Level
Intern
Requirements
  • Interest in civil engineering, materials science, architecture, and/or architectural engineering
  • Maintain high grades in studies
  • Strong verbal and written communication abilities
Responsibilities
  • Assist with preparation of design deliverables, including construction drawings and specifications
  • Perform construction monitoring and site inspections of building enclosure components
  • Collaborate with SGH engineers to perform reconnaissance on existing buildings
  • Organize field data and assist with research to facilitate analysis, problem solving, and repair design
  • Develop written reports to summarize design recommendations, construction progress, or repair procedures
  • Work may include travel and working from heights
Desired Qualifications
  • Enthusiastic about the built world, engineering, and problem solving