For over 85 years, Rough Brothers has been working with hundreds of clients to design, engineer and manufacture research, teaching, educational and commercial greenhouses. Our business is building the custom greenhouses and conservatories that help commercial growers, retail garden centers, research facilities, universities and schools throughout the country.
Rough Brothers is an exciting and dynamic place to work, with a wide range of career opportunities. At RBI, people really make a difference. If you have talent, knowledge and experience- and want to take on new and meaningful challenges, grow professionally, and be part of an organization committed to excellence, it's time to consider joining the RBI team.
Summary of the Opportunity
In the Engineering Co-op position, you will assist our engineering group in design, structural analysis, construction drawing checks, and other miscellaneous tasks as required.
Work closely with engineering staff to become familiarized with applicable codes and standards in the greenhouse industry
Ensure optimal applications of technology and engineering resources to meet structure and customer requirements
Prepare letters and correspondence as needed by construction management and/or customers/owners
Provide technical direction and guidance to team members such as in house drafters and sales
Develop practical solutions for construction and design related issues
In order to be successful, you will need:
Current Student - Bachelors of Science in Architectural, Electrical, Environmental, or Mechanical Engineering or other related degree
Preferred interest in horticulture, agriculture, renewable energy, or related industry
Ability to manage diverse, simultaneous projects of varying complexities and deadlines.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office products specifically Excel, Word, and Powerpoint
Strong organizational and time management skills
Ability to multi-task and juggle many competing priorities simultaneously
Capable of working both independently and as part of a team
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Visit our website to learn more about our organization at www.roughbros.com
Integrity and excellence are at the heart of everything we do. Our focus is on hiring and developing the best talent available and creating a rewarding, challenging and safe workplace for everyone. We are a team-based organization. We listen carefully to our people and to our clients so we can build an organization that meets their needs and exceeds their expectations. We are committed to our customers and our employees and helping them grow to their fullest potential. Surpassing our competition has made us the industry leader; a position we will strive to enhance.
RBI provides equal employment opportunities EEO to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.