Engineering Intern

Penn State University

University Park Campus
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College of Engineering
Penn State Facilities Engineering Institute


The Penn State Facilities Engineering Institute ( in the College of Engineering is seeking two undergraduate engineering students for paid intern positions. The positions are based at Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA. Room and board will be provided for seven days per week at no cost to the interns. Membership at the Kutztown University Student Rec Center may be included at no cost. The positions require working 37.5 hours per week, Monday through Friday, for 12 weeks during the summer 2019 semester (May 20 to August 9, 2019). Paid safety and orientation training sessions will be held at the PSFEI State College office during the spring 2019 semester. The assignment will involve field data collection and grading of Kutztown University properties that may include some or all the following: HVAC systems, electrical systems, building envelope, roof systems, interior materials and finishes, plumbing systems, civil/environmental systems, fire suppression systems, and exterior properties (sidewalk, parking lots, fences, etc.). The data collected will be entered into a software database owned by Kutztown University. On-site training will be provided. The work will be supervised by qualified engineers and technicians. The positions provide a unique opportunity for qualified engineering students to obtain fieldwork experience combined with a professional office setting (architectural engineering students preferred). Excellent communication skills are required, including working knowledge of commonly used computer software systems.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088