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Mechanical Engineer Co-Op - Fall 2022 - CMTA

Chattanooga, TN, USA Req #245
Thursday, May 19, 2022
CMTA, a Legence company

CMTA is one of the fastest growing engineering firms in the U.S. with nationally recognized expertise in sustainable, high performance building engineering. We are a collaborative, competitive, innovative, and energetic group of engineers and team leaders who incorporate a holistic approach towards consulting engineering, performance contracting, and zero energy projects. We focus on finding engineers whose personalities lead them to excellence, and we provide exceptional opportunities for our employees.

CMTA has a robust co-op program for college students pursuing a degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Architectural Engineering.  We offer an opportunity for students to immerse themselves for two or more semesters in the consulting engineering world.  Our co-ops build industry competitive skills in a hands-on environment, all while working on a team, and being trained by Professional Engineers in AutoCAD and Revit.  The skills our co-ops learn allow them to create real construction drawings for real CMTA projects.


Job Description:

This position provides a unique opportunity for hands-on training in mechanical design.  The ideal candidate will possess excellent interpersonal skills and be able to work well with a team, and independently. Our engineers will teach the student co-op how we design and implement energy efficient measures in our buildings. This is a great opportunity to work on some of the most challenging and complex MEP projects, and become an important part of our design team.


Job Functions: (may include but are not limited to)

  • Produce detailed layout and equipment details of HVAC systems,
  • Produce one-line diagrams/schematics,
  • Assist the design team in the process of assembling organized sets of drawings,
  • May assist in the data collection and/or field verification, and
  • Work in conjunction with designers and engineers to help develop all aspects of a project.

Requirements:

  • Pursuing a BSME, preferably a sophomore (2nd year), or junior (3rd year),
  • Strong interest in Building Systems Mechanical Engineering, 
  • CAD experience, preferably AutoCAD,
  • Revit experience preferred,
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills,
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel,
  • Ability to work both independently and with a team and
  • Ability to travel locally for field work.



Financial Benefits
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
About Legence
Legence, a Blackstone portfolio company, is an Energy Transition Accelerator™ that provides advisory services and implementation focused on financing, designing, building, and servicing complex systems in mission-critical and high performance facilities. With five decades of expertise in the built environment, Legence has a proven track record of reducing carbon emissions, implementing renewables, lowering utility costs through efficiency consumption, and making systems run better at unmatched speed and scale. To learn more about Legence and its services, visit https://www.wearelegence.com/.

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Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Chattanooga, TN, USA