Equipment Engineering Intern (summer 2017)

Forest Park, Ohio
14 Sep 2016
25 Nov 2016
LS 00007E
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs serves the PharmaBio, Chemicals, Refining, Pulp & Paper, Power & Utilities, High Tech and Consumer Products Industries. Our core life sciences network has contributed to becoming the largest provider of engineering and construction services to pharmaceutical and biotechnology clients and we have established ourselves as the center of excellence for Pulp and Paper facilities. Jacobs provides full-service engineering, procurement, and construction management services for both new and existing facilities, offering environmental and water / wastewater support, energy audits, and hygienic / sanitary assessments. For projects of every scale we provide design, engineering, construction, commissioning, and maintenance services that support a facility's entire life cycle.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

Internship positions at Jacobs provide college students an opportunity to gain real-world experience in a specific area of study. Working in a fast-paced, professional setting provides interns with invaluable experiences applying the knowledge and skills learned through education in a business environment while working alongside, and in support of, a group of world-class professionals in your chosen field of study.

In this role the intern performs work which involves conventional engineering practice. Work requires a general knowledge of Chemical or Mechanical Engineering and general knowledge of practices of related specialties. The intern will prepare plans and detail drawings, research information related to process equipment, assist engineers and supply chain professionals and update information is databases or in the CAD system. Uses accepted formulas and manuals in making necessary computations to determine system and component sizes in simple mechanical systems. Works in close support with the design originator and may recommend minor design changes. May make field surveys and measurements of existing installations. Performs other duties as directed by supervisor.

  • Candidate must be currently enrolled in a degree program. Preferably the candidate will be heading into their Junior year within an accredited Chemical or Mechanical Engineering program.
  • Experience with AutoCAD, MS Excel, Word, and Access preferred
  • No relocation or temporary living assistance being offered
  • Minimum GPA of 2.75 or higher required

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.