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Burns & McDonnell Mechanical Engineering Intern - Energy (Chicago) in Chicago, Illinois

Description

Our Mechanical Interns are responsible for performing tasks requiring the application of standard mechanical engineering techniques and procedures. This includes standard design of mechanical systems, assisting lead engineers with various project duties, and other duties as assigned.

Opportunities as a Mechanical Intern exist in multiple market segments and locations. Specific assignments and project work vary depending on the market segments and locations. Please see below for information on each market:

Energy (ENR)

Whether natural gas, coal, renewables, or nuclear – we’ve been in the power market since the 1800’s. We work on projects varying from thermal cycle design to existing facility upgrades. We also work on the design and integration of instrumentation and controls within the facilities. Our mechanical engineers integrate various equipment, like steam generators, steam and gas turbines, condensers, pumps, fans, and so much more, and work with other disciplines to provide the best Energy solution.

Qualifications

  • Pursuit of bachelor’s or master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited program

  • Currently enrolled, and in good standing, in a post-secondary education and/or technical certificate program in a field related to the work done in the department.

  • Minimum of a 3.0 GPA strongly preferred.

  • Prior internship and/or related consulting experience preferred.

  • Actively involved in campus, community or other volunteer activities or organizations.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Basic knowledge and experience in Microsoft Office programs, including, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.

  • Demonstrated leadership skills.

  • Self-motivated and eager learner, aptitude to grow and develop within the field.

  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis without requiring future sponsorship for employment visa status.

EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Job Intern

Primary Location US-IL-Chicago

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: No

Req ID: 213044

#LI-EC #ENR N/A

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