ME2L Student Teacher | University of Nevada, Reno (ELE:UNR)

ME2L STUDENT TEACHER | UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA, RENO

POSITION DESCRIPTION:  

  • setting up and conducting demonstrations in classrooms
  • speaking to young “future engineering” students
  • driving the ME2L van to local schools
  • keeping the contents of the van organized
  • developing new experiments and demonstrations for K-12
  • gain valuable experience while using engineering skills
  • advance your communication skills
  • work approximately 10-15 hours a week
  • have a flexible work schedule

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Structural Design Engineer | Ficcadenti Waggoner and Castle Structural Engineers (ELE:UNR)

STRUCTURAL DESIGN ENGINEER | FICCADENTI WAGGONER AND CASTLE STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS

POSITION DESCRIPTION:  
FICCADENTI WAGGONER and CASTLE Structural Engineers (FWCSE) is seeking an entry-level engineer with 0-2 years of experience to join our talented team in our Las Vegas, Nevada office. Applicants must be highly self-motivated, a team player, and demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills. Candidates with a Master of Science degree in Structural Engineering, as well as knowledge of software such as RISA-3D and ETABS are a plus.

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Student Intern Program | NV Energy (INT:UNR)

STUDENT INTERN PROGRAM | NV ENERGY

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

  • Work as part of a team to provide engineering support to ensure reliability, availability, efficiency and functionality of all equipment, processes and projects
  • Assist in basic engineering tasks of design, evaluation, problem solving, analysis, and planning to support power transmission and distribution, plant operations and/or maintenance
  • Participate in installation and maintenance of servers, workstations and network infrastructure.
  • Comply with safety policy and procedures to ensure a safe working environment
  • Interface with engineering staff, plant site operations & maintenance groups, and other personnel to ensure consistent, practical, and effective engineering solutions
  • Participate in special projects and committee assignments as requested
  • Data entry, sample collection, and preparation of applications and reports
  • Other duties may be assigned

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Assistant Site Superintendent |Local Construction Company Via Square One Solution (ELE:UNR)

ASSISTANT SITE SUPERINTENDENT | LOCAL CONSTRUCTION COMPANY VIA SQUARE ONE SOLUTION

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
This position is responsible for assisting the Superintendent in overseeing the daily supervision, direction, and coordination of all construction work activities, employees, and subcontractors on a project job site in completing the project safely, within the targeted budget, and schedule. Essential Functions

  • Studies, reviews, and reads general project requirements and documentation (e.g., contract drawings, specifications, etc.) to gain understanding and identify the scope for each project.
  • Reads and understands the terms and conditions of all assigned subcontracts.
  • Assists with reviewing and developing subcontractor scopes, as assigned by supervisor and tracking the status of subcontracts.
  • Implements document control process for the project under the direction of the supervisor.
  • Assists in creating, tracking, and updating the assigned project schedule
  • Assists with compliance of the SWPPP, APP, Emergency Response, Environmental, and other plans.
  • Maintains schedule and monitors long-lead items being ordered through Subcontractors.
  • Assists the Superintendent with project mobilization/demobilization.
  • Maintains a current knowledge and application of safety requirements to assist in accident reporting, implementing procedures, and determining the impact of accidents or incidents on the project progress and ultimately, the company.
  • Participates in, monitors completion of objectives, and reports on progress to PM within an assigned rotation to develop one’s own skills.
  • Provides suggestions for process improvement in construction and assists with implementation.

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REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BA/BS degree equivalent in related field is the minimum formal education required for this position. A combination of equivalent work experience and training in the field may be a qualifying factor.
  • Construction experience in the design-build delivery method desired.
  • Computer literacy (Microsoft Office – esp. Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, Outlook, Internet, etc.) required.
  • OSHA 30 hour certifications required.
  • Thorough understanding of corporate and construction industry practice, process, standards and their impact on project activity are vital.
  • Positive, collaborative approach to construction and desire to learn are a must. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
  • Knowledge of building and construction materials, methods, systems, documentation, terminology and tools involved in the construction, repair or remodeling of buildings and other structures to assist in design development and construction implementation.
  • Knowledge of practical application of building engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, and procedures toward the design and production of buildings and structures.
  • Knowledge of laws, legal codes, and government regulations to assist with compliance and regulatory practices.
  • Demonstrates active listening and learning by giving full attention to what others are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and applying newly acquired information to both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Demonstrates the desire to learn complex problem solving and critical thinking skills to facilitate alternative solution identification, implementation, and monitoring that is creative and original. Demonstrates to others through public speaking and writing skills to convey information effectively and in a timely manner, whether individually or in group settings.
  • Demonstrates judgment and decision making skills in determining the relative costs and benefits of potential actions on a project, team member, etc., and to choose the most appropriate option.
  • Demonstrates reading comprehension skills to facilitate the understanding of work related documents, answering inquiries regarding design/build practices, and incorporating the implications of new information into design, documentation, construction, and close-out processes.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested candidate should send their resume and cover letter to Johnny Skowronek at johnny@worksq1.com.

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Civil Engineer Position | Gabbart and Woods Structural Engineers (ELE:UNR)

CIVIL ENGINEER POSITION | GABBART AND WOODS STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
Gabbart and Woods Structural Engineers is a robust environment of partnership, shaped by the guiding principles of creativity, service, and experience.   Interaction, exploration, shared experience, and professional feedback spark a high quality of work.

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REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
We are looking for a design partner who is an engineering graduate and who is interested in developing skills in:

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Civil Engineer Intern | Lhoist North America (INT:UNR)

CIVIL ENGINEER INTERN | LHOIST NORTH AMERICA

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
About Lhoist North America
Lhoist North America engages in extracting, manufacturing, and marketing lime-based and clay mineral products in North America. The products include high-calcium and dolomitic limestone products, quicklimes, blended quicklimes, hydrated limes and lime slurries, as well as specialty clays. Products are used in steel, construction, environmental/flue gas desulfurization, metal and mining, municipal, and pulp and paper markets, giving the company a diversified customer base and solid market stability.
Founded in 1966, Lhoist North America is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, with 50 operating locations in 16 United States and Canada. Lhoist North America is a subsidiary of The Lhoist Group, a long standing privately-held global organization started in 1889 and headquartered in Belgium.
LNA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
We are recruiting students for paid internships for summer 2016 at many of our operating locations across the U.S. Interns will work on business-critical projects and operational needs, under supervision of intern managers.

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Nevada Clean Energy Corps | Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy (ELE:UNR)

NEVADA CLEAN ENERGY CORPS | NEVADA GOVERNOR’S OFFICE OF ENERGY

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
The Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy is hiring 10 AmeriCorps members for the new Nevada Clean Energy Corps.
The program starts January 4, 2016 and runs for one year. Participants will receive training and certification as home energy auditors, and will gain experience working with local energy companies. Members will provide free LED light bulbs and high-efficiency showerheads to ~2,000 homes in the Reno/Sparks community.
Join the renewable energy industry today! Please apply by December 11th.

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Engineering Intern | Western Partitions (INT:UNR)

ENGINEERING INTERN | WESTERN PARTITIONS

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
Responsibilities include maintenance of daily reports, EWA logs, and create and maintain production reports; preparation of project submittals, changes orders, and RFIs; review and distribution of incoming correspondence; pre-job setup; QA/QC documentation; and safety documentation.  Excellent compensation package available in addition to growth opportunities.

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REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Associates or Bachelor degree(preferably from Construction or Engineering related)
  • Great attitude and ready to learn
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Must Pass a background check and drug test

HOW TO APPLY:
Please submit resume and compensation requirements to nate.hillestad@westernpartitions.com.

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Civil Engineer | K2 Engineering and Structural Design (ELE:UNR)

CIVIL ENGINEER | K2 ENGINEERING AND STRUCTURAL DESIGN

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
K2 Engineering and Structural Design from Reno, NV is looking for a highly motivated civil engineering graduate who is interested in designing structures.

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REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Applicant must have successfully complete the timber, concrete, and steel design classes
  • Experience in construction

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Staff Engineer | Manhard Consulting (ELE:UNR)

STAFF ENGINEER | MANHARD CONSULTING

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
Imagine a place where responsibility is shared equally among all employees. Where leaders are approachable, and the open-door policy is the rule. Where employees are tasked to be innovative and work with an entrepreneurial spirit.

Welcome to Manhard Consulting. We see problems as an opportunity for creativity, and we are looking for problem solvers to join our dynamic team. Our firm is organized into small teams to give you a strong sense of accountability and to achieve great results. The dress is business casual, the work environment is pleasant, work hours allow for flexibility, and we have a lot of fun.

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