JVIC, a Zachry Group Company
JVIC Catalyst Services
Ambitech

Job Attributes

Requisition ID:

51924.6

Job Category:

Intern

Division

Mechanical Engineering

Job Status

External

Travel

0-25%

Job Type:

Internship

Job Location

HOUSTON, TX 77042 - US

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Zachry Group is America's pace-setter in turnkey construction, engineering, maintenance, turnaround and fabrication services to the power, energy, chemicals, manufacturing and industrial sectors. We work with customers to plan, build and renew their most critical facilities, so they can achieve their immediate and long-term goals, all at the highest safety standards. We operate 35 offices, and our 20,000 employees work in more than 400 locations nationwide, united by a shared set of values and the desire to deliver the very best outcome for our customers.

Each year, Zachry Group joins with colleges and universities across the nation, to provide work experience that allows engineering students to apply classroom theories to the professional work environment. The Zachry Corporate Internship Program is currently seeking Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Industrial, and Mechanical Engineering students to fulfill numerous intern roles across the organization. 

For the summer of 2019, Zachry Group will offer design opportunities to interns at the following Zachry Engineering Corporation (ZEC) and Ambitech Engineering Corporation locations: Charlotte NC, Downers Grove IL, Houston TX, Omaha NE, and San Antonio TX. In addition to design roles, there will also be engineering opportunities for students in the following Zachry Industrial Incorporated (ZII) departments in San Antonio: Estimating, Execution Planning and Project Controls.

All interns will be responsible for routine engineering and construction tasks within their department and on assigned projects. In addition to gaining knowledge from daily tasks and projects, interns will also be given opportunities throughout the summer to develop their soft skills and take on leadership roles. Specifically, to conclude the program, interns will each be given the opportunity to showcase what they've learned over the summer during their final presentations. There will be formal and informal opportunities such as this throughout the summer, which will help prepare students for their professional careers.

Once applications are submitted on to our Zachry website, www.1800JobsUSA.com, initial interviews will take place from October 2018 - January 2019. Then, final selections for the Corporate Internship Program will be made no later than February 2019. 

Responsibilities:

  • Complete department tasks under the direction of an assigned supervisor
  • Perform discipline specific calculations and coding, as assigned
  • Assist technical service personnel in proper execution of drawings
  • Support discipline specific tasks for proposal work
  • Work on other miscellaneous projects, as assigned

 

Preferred Skills:

  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Well-developed analytical skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Organization and time management skills
  • Demonstration of professionalism
  • Ability to take initiative on projects 
  • Proficiency with MS Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook   

 

  • Must submit an Application Attachment -  one combined PDF enclosed with a current resume and unofficial transcript
  • Must be enrolled in an accredited Engineering Program
  • Pursuing a Bachelor's degree in  Engineering
  • Graduating between December 2019 and May 2021
  • Hold a minimum 3.0 GPA (preferred)
  • Interest in leadership & personal development opportunities
  • Willingness to relocate for both internship and future full-time opportunities
  • Available to work 40 hours per week from May 28 - August 9, 2019

 

Zachry Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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