Engineering Intern

FARMTEK

Engineering Services & Products Company is a progressive and growing company that is looking for interns to join our creative team of Engineers and support staff to contribute to the engineering and design of buildings and other related products. Our Engineers and Engineering support staff are very hard-working, smart and goal-oriented. The interns hired for this position should expect to learn facets of building engineering and design and will leave with invaluable skills and industry knowledge.

The person in this position will contribute to the engineering and design of buildings and other related products. A strong applicant will bring technical aptitude coupled with a desire for hands-on learning. In return they will be given challenging tasks with an opportunity to learn and expand their portfolio of technical and business skills. The person may work with different departments and outside vendors to identify and develop solutions to company and customer needs.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES

  • Gain Familiarity with IBC, ASCE 7, AISC Steel Construction Manual, and other resources.

  • Learn and utilize Structural Analysis software (RISA-3D), Microsoft Excel, and/or other software tools for building engineering for customer specific projects.

  • Will be given some common engineering processes or calculations to review, come up with ideas, and implement to improve the speed and accuracy. This may involve utilizing Macros and/or VBA programming within Microsoft Excel.

  • Maintain clear information on project goals, time/costs and progress.


IDEAL APPLICANT POSSESSES

  • An in-process engineering degree related to structural or civil engineering.

  • Basic experience with structural analysis software (RISA-3D preferred).

  • Basic experience with CAD software (SolidWorks or AutoCAD preferred).

  • Basic knowledge of structural analysis. Knowledge of steel design a plus.

  • Efficient communication skills with an ability to manage small conflicts constructively.

  • Ability to work effectively in teams or alone.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel. VBA programming experience a plus.

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

FarmTek offers commercial greenhouses and accessories, garden supplies, tension fabric buildings, portable garages, barn curtain, livestock and poultry housing, heating and cooling products, electrical and plumbing supplies, building materials, agricultural supplies, and more to help you manage your farm, nursery, business or home. Serving the agriculture industry since 1979.
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*Only those individuals that meet the qualifications of the position will be contacted.


APPLY FOR THIS JOB:

To apply, please download and fill out the corresponding forms.
APPLICATION PDF DISCLOSURE AGREEMENT PDF BACKGROUND CHECK / DRUG SCREENING PDF

Submit forms and a resume by mail, e-mail or fax to:
Attn: Human Resources FarmTek / Engineering Services & Products Co. 
1440 Field of Dreams Way, Dyersville, IA 52040

E-Mail - HRdeptIOWA@farmtek.com

Fax - 563-875-2317
Engineering Services & Products Company is an equal opportunity employer.