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Intern - Building Systems Engineering Technical Undergrad Year Round
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Sandia National Laboratories | Albuquerque, NM
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Job Description


We are seeking a student intern for the Facilities Building Systems Engineering department\. Our department works on all aspects of building engineering from the roof to the chillers in the basement\. Our department includes mechanical, electrical, structural, building automation, and energy engineers and the corporate architect\.

On any given day, you may be called on to:

+ Set up data loggers to log energy data
+ Use data analytics software to evaluate energy usage and recommend corrective measures
+ Collect field data during building walkthroughs
+ Update electrical panel schedules
+ Create one\-line drawings
+ Update drawings
+ Review specifications

Applicants are asked to attach a cover letter along with a resume discussing their experience \(resume and cover letter should be uploaded in the same document\)\.


You bring the confidence and skills to be eligible for the job by meeting these minimum requirements:

+ Currently attending and enrolled full time in an accredited undergraduate program
+ Minimum cumulative GPA of 3\.0/4\.0
+ Ability to work up to 25 hours per week during the academic year, and up to 40 hours per week during the summer
+ U\.S\. citizenship

Additional Requirements:

+ Currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in architecture or engineering from an ABET accredited university or college
+ Proven enthusiasm


+ Programing experience
+ CAD experience
+ Modeling experience
+ GIS experience

Department Description:

The Building Systems Engineering Department \(4851\) provides a comprehensive perspective of building systems, at the system level\. The department conducts condition assessments, develops system sustainment plans, develops and implements standards and specifications that guide modifications to the systems, and perform analytics of the Facilities Controls System \(FCS\)\. These activities are performed collaboratively with the operations teams to address issues and trends\. The department also includes the Energy Program, looking at sustainability and energy performance across the sites\.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nation’s premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting\-edge work in a broad array of areas\. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:

+ Challenging work withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide
+ Extraordinary co\-workers
+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world
+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities
+ Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance\*

_World\-changing technologies\. Life\-changing careers\._ Learn more about Sandia at: http://www\.sandia\.gov

\*These benefits vary by job classification\.

Security Clearance:

This position does not currently require a Department of Energy \(DOE\)\-granted security clearance\.

Sandia will conduct a pre\-employment drug testing, and a pre\-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record checks, and employment and education verifications\. Further, employees in New Mexico must pass a U\.S\. Air Force background screen for access to the work site\. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause access to be denied or terminated, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment\.

If hired without a clearance, and one subsequently becomes required or you bid on positions that require a DOE\-granted security clearance, a pre\-processing background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications may be conducted prior to a required federal background investigation\. Applicants for DOE\-granted security clearances must be U\.S\. citizens and be able to obtain and maintain the appropriate DOE security clearance as required for the position\.

EEO Statement:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status\.

About Sandia National Laboratories

Sandia is a multiprogram laboratory operated by Sandia Corporation, a Lockheed Martin company, for the U.S. Department of Energy. With main facilities in Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA, Sandia has major R&D responsibilities in national security, energy and environmental technologies, and economic competitiveness.