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Thornton Tomasetti Engineer Intern (Summer 2023) - Resilience in New York, New York

Thornton Tomasetti applies engineering and scientific principles to solve the world's challenges. An independent organization of creative thinkers and innovative doers collaborating from offices worldwide, our mission is to bring our clients' ideas to life and, in the process, lay the groundwork for a better, more resilient future. We provide support and opportunities to our employees to achieve their full potential and cultivate a rewarding career. Thornton Tomasetti provides engineering design, investigation and analysis services to clients worldwide on projects of every size and level of complexity. We are a growing 1500+ person firm with 10 practices: Structural Engineering, Forensics, Applied Science, Renewal, Resilience, Construction Engineering, Protective Design and Security, Facade Engineering, Sustainability and Transportation. We work on everything from landmark buildings to small-scale specialty structures, from the historic to the high performing, while balancing multiple objectives, including form, function, schedule, sustainability, constructability and budget. TALENT is at the core of our business. Our Resilience team works with architects, engineers, building owners, insurance companies, and other project stakeholders to address the challenges of an increasingly uncertain, complex, and disruptive world. Our team, hailing from diverse professional backgrounds, considers shocks and stresses that will affect cities, infrastructure, and buildings in the future and analyze how we can improve our ability to prepare, adapt, endure and thrive. Resilience services may include multi-hazard risk assessments, flood mitigation design, climate change adaptation, or resilience strategy development. Our team collaborates closely with interdisciplinary project teams and draws upon the expertise of Thornton Tomasetti's other 10 practices to provide resilient, forward-thinking solutions for buildings and infrastructure. The Role Thornton Tomasetti is seeking a passionate team player to join our Resilience team as an intern to assist with a variety of Resilience projects, ranging from multi-hazard risk assessments to design consulting services of buildings and infrastructure systems throughout the greater New York City area and beyond. This person will work closely with a multidisciplinary team of staff engineers and architects to provide assistance on a variety of tasks for active resilience-focused projects. Responsibilities While project work can vary greatly from day to day, typical tasks may include the following: - Research and analysis of the latest climate and resilience-related academic studies - Analysis of natural and man-made shocks and stresses - Climate change impacts analysis - On-site survey, investigation, and documentation of building conditions - 2D drafting in AutoCAD - Analysis and design of architectural or structural systems, with possible assistance on mechanical, electrical, fire protection, or plumbing systems - Review of existing project drawings and related documents - Code research - Drawing preparation and development - Powerpoint presentation preparation - Report preparation - Collaboration and coordination with other TT teams (i.e. Sustainability, Structures, Facades) - Assistance in project administration - Construction observation Requirements Students should be familiar and comfortable with Microsoft Suite programs (i.e. Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and CAD programs (i.e. AutoCAD). Familiarity with any of the following programs is a plus, but is not required: - Bluebeam - ArcGIS (and HAZUS) - Coastal modeling - Revit - InDesign - SketchUp - Mathcad - Structural analysis programs Familiarity with relevant certifications (i.e. LEED, WEDG, RELi) is also a plus. Incoming or current graduate students (Masters) in a resilience-related engineering and/or architectural program, who have previously completed an undergraduate engineering or architectural degree program, are preferred. If you are detail-oriented, collaborative, and interested in solving challenges in the built environment please apply to join our team. Compensation The rate for this position generally is$18-$25hourly.This range is a good faith estimate provided pursuant to the New York Pay Transparency Law. It is based on what a successful New York applicant might be paid and assumes that the successful candidate will be in New York or perform the position from New York. Similar positions located outside of New York will not necessarily receive the same compensation.Actual pay rates may vary from the range, as permitted byNew YorkEqual Pay Transparency Law. Compensation offers will be based on various factors, including operational needs, individual education, qualifications and experience, work location and comparison to employee already in the role, as well as other considerations permitted by law. A potential new employee's pay history will not be used in compensation decisions. Benefits Depending on your employment status, benefits may include: - Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D, Disability and other voluntary benefits - Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical & Childcare - Paid Time Off, Family Leave for New Parents, Volunteer Time - Tuition Reimbursement - Commuter Transit (where available) - 401k retirement savings with Company matching on employee contributions and/or qualified student loan repayments - Fitness Reimbursement - And other various wellness, diversity/inclusion and employee resource programs and initiatives Thornton Tomasetti is proud to be an equal employment workplace. 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