AHERN FIRE PROTECTION Intern - Fire Protection Designer in DES MOINES, Iowa

Become a Hidden Hero with Ahern Fire Protection!Over 87% of our interns rate their experience with us as well above average. That's because we take care to make sure that your classroom learning is really put to use on real projects.Building a first class reputation in the industry since 1880 did not happen by chance. It has developed over time through our commitment to conducting business ethically and by providing continuous learning, improvement and development opportunities for our number one asset, employees. You owe it to yourself to find out what Ahern has to offer!We are hiring Fire Protection Design (Sprinkler) Interns in the following offices for Summer 2019:Omaha, NebraskaSt. Louis, MissouriHow you will contribute:Responsibilities include designing a variety of piping systems in accordance with applicable codes within the scope of the contract; conforming piping arrangements to meet standard product or materials usage; assisting with representing the Company in matters of project coordination, scheduling, change requests, and technical assistance; obtaining all necessary approvals and reviews of project design data; maintaining organized records of active projects; assisting the estimating and other design personnel with technical interpretation as needed; and preparing stock list in standard Company format.What you need to qualify:Prior experience working in AutoCAD and strong math and analytical skills is preferred. Candidates should be currently pursuing an associate or bachelor's degree in a related field. Knowledge of the construction industry is helpful. Ability to work full time during the summer is required.What's in it for you?Ahern offers a structured, hands on and challenging internship experience. Talented, results minded Interns step to the front of the line for full time positions.Ahern is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages veterans, women, minorities, and disabled individuals to apply.#internAhern is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages veterans, women, minorities, and disabled to apply.