Long Beach Transit

College Intern Facilities Engineering

ID
2017-1186
Category
Maintenance - Intern - Adminstrative Support

Overview

Long Beach Transit’s (LBT) Student Intern Program offers career minded student’s the opportunity to gain hands on experience while being compensated year-round. The LBT Intern will gain real world work experience on meaningful projects under the guidance of transportation professionals. The Intern will have the opportunity to use problem solving, communication and decision-making skills to gain valuable experience. The Intern will also work with a mentor for assistance along with working with various departments to enhance a career path.

 

As a professional, the Intern will be exposed to LBT’s career opportunities in the transportation industry. The Intern will gain deeper awareness of many facets of transportation through LBT’s orientation, cross-divisional projects and teams and internal networking.

 

Normal Hiring Range: $15.00 to $17.00/hour depending on education level. Part-time employment, approximately 20 hours per week not to exceed 1,000 hours within a continuous 12-month period. This position does not offer benefits.

 

General Summary: Under the direction of the Manager of Facilities and Infrastructure, the intern role is a developmental position that will involve key aspects of facilities related engineering. This will include design/ drafting duties as well as electrical and solar panel design support, updating as-built’s and drawing files, on-site construction inspections, HVAC engineering, preliminary design reviews, management of AutoCAD.

 

Open Until Filled

Responsibilities

  • Assist Facility Engineer in planning or implementing capital facility projects, building modifications, and equipment relocations.
  • Assist Facility Engineer in technical tasks including creating, updating and maintaining CAD drawing files, asset spreadsheets and computerized data bases in support of facility projects.
  • Analyze facility utility consumption & cost data for electricity, natural gas and water in support of energy management goals.
  • Work with Facility Supervisors in order to provide improvements with equipment, related systems and processes. Support the migration to new facilities management software with equipment management, preventive maintenance and weekly reporting / analysis.

 

Qualifications

Successful candidate will be a full time student enrolled in a four-year college program maintaining a 2.7 or above GPA for undergrads and a 3.0 for graduate students and currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree Program majoring in Civil, Electrical, Mechanical Architectural Engineering, Engineering Technology or Construction Engineering. Transcripts and class schedules will be requested. Must be capable of working with others in a project team setting. Knowledge of AutoCAD 2009 or higher is desired. Capability to work independently with minimal supervision and manage competing deadlines.

Apply on-line at www.lbtransit.com/jobs. On-line applications must include past work history and be fully completed to be considered.  Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a complete on-line application. Long Beach Transit does not sponsor H1B or other work related visas. Candidate must be eligible to work in the United States.

An Equal Opportunity

Successful candidate must pass company physical, drug and alcohol test.

Long Beach Transit 1963 E. Anaheim Street, Long Beach, California 90813

 

Candidate must be eligible to work in the United States. Long Beach Transit does not sponsor H1B or other related work visas.

This job description is not intended to be a complete listing of all the job duties required of this position, but to provide information on the general scope of the position. 

 

Mission Statement

Long Beach Transit is dedicated to moving people and connecting communities...making everyday life better.

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