Civil Engineer - Internship

Requisition ID
Work Location
Department / Discipline
Civils - Engineering
Position Type
Trainee / Internship

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for an Intern for Civil Engineering department in our Madrid office


Wood is looking for students interested in accessing the professional world through external academic internships and offers the possibility to put into practice and expand the knowledge acquired during their academic career


Students will get the opportunity to enter in the upstream, midstream and downstream oil and gas industry as we look to develop your background in conceptual engineering studies, pre-FEED, FEED, EPC and PMC projects


The role is offered to fit in with study timetables and course obligations


The selected candidate(s) will cooperate assisting and directly performing – under the mentorship of senior colleagues – specific tasks as follows:

  • Perform structural and civil calculations like foundation calculations, piling, retaining walls, steel structures, blast resistant buildings, etc
  • Review of geotechnical reports
  • Prepare contract requisitions for civil and structural work on assigned projects
  • Prepare Job Specifications for civil and structural work on assigned projects
  • Prepare calculation reports, steel structures, concrete structures, and foundations
  • Prepare base plate templates for commons HEA/HEB profiles using IdeaStatica
  • Check and comment of steel shop drawings
  • Check and comment of precast concrete shop drawings

Skills / Qualifications

  • Last academic year or master's degree in Civil Engineering or similar
  • Spanish language at native level
  • Excellent command of English
  • Microsoft Office proficient, including strong proficiency in Excel.
  • Academic situation that allows signing an agreement with a university or training center
  • Availability in the morning (daily dedication depending on the academic situation)
  • Able to manage own time and ability to prioritise at busy times
  • Creative and practical
  • Adaptable and persevering
  • Interested in pursuing a career within engineering
  • Work well with other people
  • Good communication skills within a team and externally
  • Development experiences and challenges.
  • Motivated in bringing new perspectives and injecting fresh ideas into our department processes
  • Available immediately


  • Knowledge of Spanish and International Standards and Codes (Código Estructural, CTE,
  • EuroCodes, AISC, ACI, etc.)
  • Knowledge of StaadPro and/or SAP2000

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

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