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Stantec Mechanical Engineering Intern (Summer 2023) in LEXINGTON, Kentucky

Mechanical Engineering Intern (Summer 2023) - ( 230002AP )


Many of the world’s top engineers and scientists come together in our Water business because they view a community’s interaction with water a bit differently—as a single holistic system, rather than unconnected networks divided by jurisdictional boundaries. Working throughout the hydrologic cycle, we are delivering sustainable solutions to make sure water is where it should be and available when needed. Our experts guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. Every day, we help communities improve, reuse, and protect this precious resource for future generations. By 2025 we’re hiring 2,000 people (like you) to join our team. Grow with us, H2O+U.

Your Opportunity

As a Mechanical Intern (Co-Op) with our multi-discipline Lexington, KY office, you will work with close guidance and direction on tasks and smaller projects, and as a team member of a larger project under the direction of a senior engineer. You will perform a variety of tasks which may include Revit design, calculations, and field work. Candidates should be highly motivated and dependable students who are taking or have taken mechanical engineering design type courses. This is a terrific opportunity for a college student to develop industry experience with an opportunity for a full-time position upon graduation.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Participation in mechanical design of building HVAC, plumbing and fire protection systems including calculations and layouts.

  • Production of BIM drawings using Revit.

  • Performs field work (evaluation of existing sites) as directed by senior engineer.

  • Assists with engineering duties on projects of various complexity.

  • Performs other duties as assigned by the senior engineering staff.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Proficient in drafting with basic understanding of Revit or other drafting software, and the use of it as a drafting/design tool.

  • Ability to participate and collaborate in a multi-disciplinary project team setting.

  • Ability to take direction, follow process and accept feedback and suggestions from senior engineers

  • Requires understanding of Microsoft Office Suite. Prefer experience with Revit.

  • Strong motivation to learn.

Education and Experience

  • Working toward a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, or an equivalent field.

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for extended periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Benefits Summary: Full-time and part-time employees have access to medical, dental, and vision plans, a wellness program, health saving accounts, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase program, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage and paid family leave. Employees will receive ten paid holidays in each calendar year. In addition, employees will be eligible to accrue vacation between 10 and 20 days per year and eligible for paid sick leave (and if more generous, in accordance with state and local law).

Temporary employees have access to 401(k) plans, employee stock purchase program, and paid leave, in accordance with state and local law.

Primary Location : United States-Kentucky-Lexington

Organization : BC-2243 Water-US Delivery

Employee Status : Temporary

Job Level : Entry Level

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : May 26, 2023, 11:39:38 AM

Req ID: 230002AP

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans