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Mechanical Design Engineer (ID: 106169) for Spring 2018

Agency/Facility

Office of General Services

Wende Field Office, 2990 Wende Road, Bldg. 29
Alden , NY 14004

Division/Unit: Design & Construction

 

Web Site: OGS.ny.gov(New Window)

 

Proposal Information

Description:

Multi-discipline teams design and manage numerous capital construction projects for multiple NY State agency clients. Projects are primarily facility infrastructure replacement projects involving HVAC, fire protection, plumbing and other associated equipment. Projects range in size from small single trade equipment replacement projects to large multi-trade multi-million dollar facility renovations or additions. Team members are involved in the full life cycle of these projects, from initiation, through scope development, design and support of designs during construction. Additional team work includes the preparation of engineering studies of existing facilities, quality/peer reviews and internal process improvement projects. The team manages numerous projects simultaneously.
The role of the intern will be to provide support as needed. Project specific work duties may include: field surveys, equipment data collection and selection, basic design calculations including heating and cooling load, flow calculations, pressure loss, and application analysis and vendor research. In addition, conduct research of mechanical systems products, including chillers, computer room air conditioners and valves. Assist with the preparation and quality review of CAD drawings, technical specifications, reports, forms, cost estimates, and letters. Review contractor mechanical equipment submittals for compliance with specifications. Assist in the research and documentation of client requirements and processes and with internal process improvement projects.

 

Skills:

Written and Verbal Communications

Data Analysis

Proficient in Microsoft Office

Research Skills

 

Internship Areas: Engineering

Logistical Information

Payment? Paid

Number of Hours: 30 or more

Location: Erie

Number of Interns Needed: 1

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing Junior

Minimum Standing: Junior

Degree Concentrations: Engineering