EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. About the Organization Awarded #1 Top Workplace by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 2018 & 2019, Southport Engineered Systems is a HVAC, plumbing and fire protection contractor and installation/service provider for commercial and residential customers serving Southeastern Wisconsin. We pride ourselves on our continuous growth and culture that encourages ingenuity and collaboration. Category Engineering Full-Time/Part-Time Seasonal Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt Position Project Engineer / Drafter Description
The Engineering Internship provides an opportunity to get hands on experience in the field, drafting and design, sales, estimation and project management. The Internship will be for Summer 2020 with possibility to work during the school year.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is pursuing a career in mechanical or architectural engineering. We are looking for an individual who is obtaining a Degree in Mechanical Engineering or in Architectural Engineering - with a Building Systems specialization.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Take off sets of plans for estimates (counting fixtures, measuring piping and ductwork).
Filling out permits, plan approval forms, etc. in a timely manner.
2D & 3D HVAC & Plumbing CAD shop drawings & as builts.
Taking measurements of walls, steel, pipes & ductwork in the field and coordinating ductwork and piping around in AutoCAD and/or REVIT.
Organize project documents and put together submittal binders.
Interact with vendors, contractors and customers on the phone and at jobsites.
Take part in commercial sales visits and drafting sales proposals.
Fabricate ductwork using sheet metal and install systems in the field.
Required Skills and Competencies:
Pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
Experienced drawing in AutoCAD REVIT.
Knowledgeable in HVAC systems types, system selection, performance characteristics and applications of different system types.
Ability to read and understand construction drawings of multiple trades.
Ability to interact with field personnel, other trades and office staff and incorporate information into drawings.
Knowledge of building code requirements.
Knowledge of how to read blueprints.
This position is currently accepting applications.