Intern, Bridge Assessment Engineer-US
Homewood, IL 
Posted 2 months ago
Position No Longer Available
Position No Longer Available
Job Description

At CN, everyday brings new and exciting challenges. You can expect an interesting environment where you're part of making sure our business is running optimally and safely-helping keep the economy on track. We provide the kind of paid training and opportunities that long-term careers are built on and we recognize hard workers who strive to make a difference. You will be able to thrive in our close-knit, safety-focused culture working together as ONE TEAM. The careers we offer are meaningful because the work we do matters. Join us!

Job Summary

The Intern, Bridge Assessment Engineer is responsible for providing support to Bridge Assessment Engineers. The role is accountable for compiling and performing railway timber bridge ratings. Additionally, the incumbent assists Bridge Assessment Engineers in performing railway steel and concrete bridge ratings.

Major Responsibilities
  • Assist with compiling timber span configurations in spreadsheets for 4 subdivisions in the Southern Region
  • Assist with conducting stringer and bent ratings of timber spans for 4 subdivisions as main deliverable
  • Suggest and review possible development of tools to facilitate assessment information management
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office: Excel, Access, and SharePoint
  • Knowledge of basic programming*
  • Civil Engineering foundation courses such as Statics, Structural Analysis, Structural Material, and Engineering Drafting
  • Working towards a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering (minimum 3 years completed) with a Major in Structures

*Any experience/education/skills/knowledge for these above would be considered as an asset

About CN

CN is a world-class transportation leader and trade-enabler. Essential to the economy, to the customers, and to the communities it serves, CN safely transports more than 300 million tons of natural resources, manufactured products, and finished goods throughout North America every year. As the only railroad connecting Canada's Eastern and Western coasts with the Southern tip of the U.S. through a 19,500 mile rail network, CN and its affiliates have been contributing to community prosperity and sustainable trade since 1919. CN is committed to programs supporting social responsibility and environmental stewardship. At CN, we work as ONE TEAM, focused on safety, sustainability and our customers, providing operational and supply chain excellence to deliver results.


CN is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. It is our policy to fill vacant positions with qualified candidates without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, or disability, assuming an individual can perform the essential functions of the job with or without accommodation. Only qualified candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please monitor your email on a regular basis, as communication is primarily made through email.


Position No Longer Available
Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
3+ years
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