Barr Engineering

Barr provides engineering and environmental consulting services to clients across the Midwest, throughout the Americas, and around the world. We have offices in Minnesota, Michigan, Missouri, North Dakota, and Alberta. 

Barr Engineering Ann Arbor, MI
Mar 17, 2019
Internship- Paid
Summary This internship will include a variety of tasks and could include any of the following: performing emissions calculations; evaluating facility emissions and air-quality data; reviewing regulations and facility information relevant to projects; assisting in the preparation of reports such as writing technical evaluations or preparing data summary tables and spreadsheets; and other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications Major in chemical, mechanical, or environmental engineering or related scientific discipline Completion of six courses in engineering, environmental sciences, or related subjects GPA of 3.2/4.0 or higher On-going enrollment in one of the programs listed above Availability to work 40 hours per week during the summer break Familiarity with computers, including Microsoft Office programs Outstanding spreadsheet skills and excellent chemistry aptitude Ability to self-motivate Conscientiousness concerning the accuracy, appropriateness and timeliness of results Thorough, organized, detail-oriented approach, with ability to work within a team Flexible working style and willingness to modify personal schedules as required to meet project deadlines and/or client needs Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship Acceptable driving record Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Barr Engineering Grand Rapids, MI, USA
Mar 17, 2019
Internship- Paid
Summary This internship will include a variety of tasks and could include any of the following: performing emissions calculations; evaluating facility emissions and air-quality data; reviewing regulations and facility information relevant to projects; assisting in the preparation of reports such as writing technical evaluations or preparing data summary tables and spreadsheets; and other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications Major in chemical, mechanical, or environmental engineering or related scientific discipline Completion of six courses in engineering, environmental sciences, or related subjects GPA of 3.2/4.0 or higher On-going enrollment in one of the programs listed above Availability to work 40 hours per week during the summer break Familiarity with computers, including Microsoft Office programs Outstanding spreadsheet skills and excellent chemistry aptitude Ability to self-motivate Conscientiousness concerning the accuracy, appropriateness and timeliness of results Thorough, organized, detail-oriented approach, with ability to work within a team Flexible working style and willingness to modify personal schedules as required to meet project deadlines and/or client needs Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship Acceptable driving record Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Barr Engineering Minneapolis, MN, USA
Mar 17, 2019
Internship- Paid
Summary The person selected for this position will work on air-quality projects involving environmental monitoring and problem-solving. The work will include air-emissions sampling and data collection at industrial facilities, monitoring equipment calibration and maintenance, laboratory analysis and data reduction, and assistance with report preparation for submittal to clients and regulatory authorities. This role also may assist with ambient air-quality monitoring, indoor air-quality sampling, and meteorological data collection and processing. Work will include both travel to and work at client facilities and completion of responsibilities in the Minneapolis office. Minimum Qualifications Ongoing enrollment in a science or engineering degree program Self-initiative to identify and independently carry out tasks to completion Self-motivation to overcome obstacles, fulfill commitments, and meet client needs Conscientiousness for accuracy, appropriateness, and timeliness of results Commitment to putting team goals ahead of personal goals Flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedules as required to meet project deadlines and/or client needs Positive attitude and approach to problem solving Mechanical aptitude Thorough, detail-oriented approach and strong organizational skills Good communication and personal interaction skills Experience using computer spreadsheets Availability and willingness to regularly travel up to 50 percent of the time with the potential for greater levels of periodic travel to meet client needs Ability to lift and carry equipment weighing approximately 70 pounds Ability to work at heights Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship Acceptable driving record Preferred Qualifications Working knowledge of air-emission test methods Experience evaluating environmental data and preparing reports Laboratory/chemistry experience or education Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com