Burns & McDonnell Mechanical Engineering Intern - Global Facilities (Chicago) in Chicago, Illinois
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:
Global Facilities (GFS)
Mechanical engineers in Global Facilities work in a variety of different industries. The combined heat/power plant at a university, the vital mechanical systems that ensure a hospitals reliability, even the manufacturing plant that produced one of your household products, are all projects that GFS works with. They work on the design of chiller plants, steam and hot water boiler plants, HVAC systems, steam distribution, and mission critical facilities.
This internship is planned for part-time in-office hours (15-20 hours/week). Preferred graduation date of December 2021 or May 2022.
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.
Primary Location US-IL-Chicago
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
Req ID: 212607
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