We will be touring the HNTB Office. Come learn what skills/qualifications you need to become an employee at a major transportation engineering firm like HNTB! Moreover, it will be a great way to get your foot in the door if you would like to work there.
Their office is essentially right in our backyard, so we will get you in and out and back to campus quickly.
To learn more about the company, visit http://www.hntb.com
10:00am – 10:30am
HNTB Overview (presentation)
10:30am – 11:00am
6th Street Bridge Project Overview
--Familiarize yourself with the project here (http://www.hntb.com/sites/default/files/Sixth_St_Viaduct_Facts.pdf
). But basically HNTB is designing the new Sixth Street Viaduct. They are essentially constructing a long bridge made of a series of arches. It addresses the need for urban parks and smart, sustainable development to improve mobility, enhance safety, stimulate investment and offer communities a place to gather, recreate and connect.
11:00am – 11:30am
Transportation Engineer Overview
· What work/projects do they have?
- What specific duties do the engineers do in the large scale projects?
· What qualifications/skills do you need to become an employee at a company like HNTB?
· Average day of an employee at HNTB
- Career (Internship opportunities)
11:30am – 12:00pm
Q&A / Adjourn
Date: January 23,2014
Time: 9:30-12:30 PM
Location: HNTB Office (About 4 miles away)