Intern - Houston Civil Engineering
Houston, TX 
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Job/Internship Description
Intern - Houston Civil Engineering (2001004)

Job Overview:

The Summer Internship Program offers students an opportunity to spend their summer learning about how McDermott serves our clients and the energy industry globally. Offering positions in multiple engineering disciplines, a summer internship at McDermott will allow for students to learn, develop, network with and work alongside McDermott's most valuable assets, our people.
During this 12-week program, students will be working on a project that supports real-world initiatives that are aligned with McDermott's goals and visions. Additionally, we strive to develop and improve soft-skills in our future leaders, our summer interns, they will have the opportunity to participate in professional development activities frequently throughout the program duration.

Applicants pursuing a civil/structural engineering degree will be considered for this position.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:
  • Develop an awareness of the services McDermott offers to its customers
  • Work alongside their internship supervisor to support the functional team they are assigned to
  • Develop and engage in relationships with key stakeholders of the organization
  • Participate in several professional development workshops arranged and facilitated internally
  • Participate in a site tour/field trip
  • Deliver strategic presentations to senior leadership
  • Work alongside fellow Interns to develop and present real-world solutions to organizational challenges
  • Applies knowledge, skills and techniques to aid in problem solving and completion of assigned tasks
  • Civil/Structural:
    • Help assemble calculation packages
    • Help track and status schedule activities
    • Help fill out, track, and status Potential Change Notices
    • Help gather, and update information for weight report
Basic Qualifications
  • Currently enrolled in a four-year program at an accredited college or university pursuing a degree in civil/structural engineering
  • Those available to work in the city/state/country in which the position will be located, without assistance
  • Those who will be available during the entire internship timeframe outlined - late May to early August
Desired/Preferred Qualifications
  • 3.2 GPA or above
  • Prior co-op or internship experience
  • Applicants that do not require work sponsorship now or in the future
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
Company Overview:

McDermott is a premier, fully integrated provider of technology, engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry. For more than a century, customers have trusted McDermott to design and build end-to-end infrastructure and technology solutions-from the wellhead to the storage tank-to transport and transform oil and gas into the products the world needs today.

McDermott is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Type of Compensation
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Tuition Assistance
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