Mechanical Engineering Intern

internship - full time,

Stantec, Inc.
Albany, NY
Closed
Posted 83 Days ago
Stantec, Inc.
Albany, NY
internship - full time,
Posted 83 Days ago
Closed

Description

Mechanical Engineering Intern - Stantec is a global engineering firm that seeks to create a better world in water and natural resource sectors through management services, technical engineering, and construction services. - About This Job - Albany, NY - The buildings that make up the landscape of our daily lives seem like permanent fixtures, fastened to a time and place. But what if that didn't have to be true? What if our built environment - where we live, learn, play, and conduct business - carried us forward instead? Our Buildings practice keeps people at its heart, recognizing that our shared journey forward is shaped by the meaningful and responsive places we design. From iconic designs to monumental groundbreakings, join us to bring transformational building solutions to life. Every day we apply our expertise, creativity, and passion to propel communities into the future-join us! Your Opportunity: In this position as an Intern/Co-op Student, you will have the opportunity to work as part of a team of engineers and technologists on multiple projects for a range of public and private sector clients. This is a great opportunity for a motivated, energetic individual who wants to challenge their abilities in a dynamic work environment. The role of a Intern/Co-op Student is to perform a variety of selected tasks and assignments to continue to develop knowledge and skills within the mechanical discipline. Assignments will require good technical understanding of the basics. Work performed will be under the direct supervision of a Senior Technician or Engineer. An Intern/Co-op Student will perform a variety of tasks which may include preparing drawings and assisting with the plans and designs of mechanical systems including but not limited to HVAC, plumbing, piping, chillers, boilers, steam / condensate, hot / cold domestic water, and compressed air in industrial, pharmaceutical, commercial, education, institutional and other types of facilities. Your Key Responsibilities: - Prepare contract drawings, specifications, schedules, details and sketches from conceptual design through to construction - Facilitate and ensure the quality of the project deliverables - Follow production guidelines and project standards in the department drafting standards manual - Providing CAD drafting and design assistance for a wide variety of projects, from report stage through design and construction administration - Assisting in resolution of technical issues on construction sites - You will be expected to support team operations and play an integral part in the promotion of our health and safety culture - Coordinates with other professionals on assigned projects Your Capabilities and Credentials: - Working understanding of CAD Standards - Takes initiative on tasks and in coordinating with other members of the team - Proficient in Microsoft (MS) Office Suite - Working knowledge of software programs including AutoCAD and/or Revit - Working knowledge of basic calculations - Classroom or direct experience with fluid or thermal dynamics preferred - Effective written and verbal communication skills - Able to work under and meet tight deadlines - Ability to solve problems using sound professional judgment, creativity, and innovation - Eager to learn with strong listening and critical thinking and problem solving skills Education and Experience: Must be in the process of obtaining a Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited university. Position will primarily work in an office setting; may require some field work. Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best. This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice. Job: Co-op/Summer/Intern Student Primary Location: United States-New York-Albany Job Level: Individual Contributor Travel: No Schedule: Full-time Req ID: 190001AJ

Skills

mechanical engineering, autocad, revit, thermal, mechanical systems, calculations, steam, microsoft office, microsoft word, problem solving, hvac, piping, training, critical thinking, microsoft dynamics

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