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Mechanical Intern - Hunt Valley, MD (20286)


Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson is a dynamic, 100% employee-owned consulting firm of more than 2,000 professionals that provides a full range of multi-disciplined engineering, architecture, information technology, and related services to public agencies and private clients throughout the United States. JMT, is currently ranked #59 on Engineering News-Record’s list of the Top 500 Design Firms.

JMT is seeking a current full-time mechanical engineering student entering their Junior or Senior year within an ABET Accredited program. The intern will be a member of our growing Facilities Engineering practice in the Hunt Valley, MD office. The intern will be asked to work closely with engineering employees to carry out an array of assigned tasks. The tasks will range from data entry, making changes to existing engineering drawings to design of small engineering projects in addition to documentation and field support of Commissioning activities. Other duties include, but are not limited to, assembling data and assisting with problem-solving requiring basic theories and engineering fundamentals; utilizing computer programs to solve engineering problems; assisting with layout and design of routine small and medium-sized engineering projects, specification development or preparation, technical evaluation of equipment and material, and maintaining accurate and current project documentation. Sponsorship not available for this position. 

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Enter data into systems
  • Make edits and updates to existing engineering drawings and projects
  • Coordinate new small-scale projects
  • Assemble data and research
  • Assist with administrative duties
  • Provide input on solutions to problems using basic theories and engineering fundamentals
  • Assist with layout and design of routine small and medium-sized engineering projects
  • Develop and prepare specifications
  • Evaluate equipment and material
  • Maintain accurate and current project documentation
  • Perform other related duties as assigned


Required Skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to successfully function in a fast paced cooperative team environment spanning across multiple offices
  • Desire to participate and excel with a broad range of project types, roles, customers and tasks
  • Working knowledge of Auto CADD, REVIT, Microstation and building energy/load simulation programs along with computing production tools such as Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint preferred


Required Experience

  • Equivalency of a Junior or Senior status from an ABET Accredited mechanical engineering degree program
  • Previous related working experience, which may include work done concurrent to completion of engineering degree program, preferred
  • Successful completion of the FE (Fundamentals of Engineering) exam preferred

Working Conditions

Work is performed within a general office environment 80% of the time. Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require occasional standing and walking. Lighting and temperature are adequate and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc. within the office environment.

Field work is required on occasion where work may be conducted outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, and dry/arid conditions. Some lifting (up to 30 lbs) may be required as needed.

JMT is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity, and we are proud to be building an inclusive and diverse workforce.