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Mechanical Engineering Student Intern - Chicago

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29d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship


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  • Candidates must be pursuing a Bachelor's in Mechanical or Architectural Engineering, have experience in engineering design programs, ideally be LEED accredited, and possess strong communication skills.
  • The Mechanical Engineering Student Intern at CannonDesign will work on HVAC system designs, Revit modeling, shop drawing review, site visits, and process improvement for various market projects under the supervision of a licensed engineer.

Off-cycle Internship



  • CannonDesign has an exciting temporary opportunity for a Mechanical Engineering Student Intern in our Chicago, IL office. Take a look at the description below. If you think your skills and experience make you a good match for this position, we’d love to hear from you. We’re looking for creative, curious, empathetic people to join our Living-Centered Design movement.


  • Qualified candidates must be working toward a Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering or Bachelor of Architectural Engineering (Mechanical Systems focus) from an ABET accredited program.
  • Experience in computer applications for engineering design programs (i.e. Revit MEP) preferred.
  • LEED accreditation preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities



  • As a student intern, you will be a member of our multi-disciplinary team working under the supervision of a licensed engineer. Projects may include new construction and renovation in the educational, healthcare, commercial and science & technology markets.
  • Under guidance of a licensed engineer, may perform uncomplicated designs of ductwork, piping, controls and equipment selection for HVAC systems for building design.
  • With supervisory oversight assist in Revit/BIM modeling of construction drawings of HVAC systems from Schematic Design to Construction Administration phases.
  • Assist in the review and markup of shop drawing submittals.
  • Recommend ways to improve process, quality, and coordination efforts.
  • May visit job site to verify existing conditions and observe construction progress. Site visits frequently require a physical walk-through of site.
  • May perform other duties as required.


Work type

Full time

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