USM, An EMCOR Company Fire Protection Engineering Intern in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Job Description

About Us: Shambaugh & Son L.P., a wholly owned subsidiary of EMCOR Group, Inc., is a construction/engineering firm. We specialize in the Design/Build method of construction resulting in fast-track delivery of the project improvements to our clients. We are one of the largest specialty contractors in the U.S. and the only one with all eight M.E.P (Mechanical, Electrical, Process, Automation, Refrigeration, HVAC, Plumbing, and Fire Protection) design and installation capabilities in-house. We perform over $550 million of construction projects per year with over 1,800 employees throughout 49 states from our home office in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Our success has been driven by our ability to attract and retain knowledgeable and seasoned professionals to work on the Shambaugh team. As we continue to build on our 90 year Shambaugh success story, we are looking to complement our existing experienced engineering staff with motivated and talented individuals who are interested in expanding their engineering knowledge and gaining valuable work experience.

At Shambaugh we recognize people as our most important resource, and it is our mission to produce the industry’s highest level of quality services and productivity on every project in order to develop repeat customers, maximizes return on investment, and provides professional growth opportunities for people in the organization.

Job Title: Fire Protection Engineering Intern

Job Summary: We are a National Contractor, preforming Fire System work in several areas of the construction industry which will require some travel, while providing the opportunity to enhance your Fire Protection knowledge. Estimating, site surveys, marketing and general sales tasks are also part of this position.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design, layout and estimator of fire protection systems
  • There must be daily communication, marketing, and sales responsibilities with your customers and/or clients
  • Assist the sales group in everyday activities to improve productivity and increase overall sales goals
  • Help estimators get bids out to increase the sale of jobs
  • Deliver and pick-up plans to job sites


  • Currently enrolled in Engineering Degree Program
  • AutoCADD experience
  • Good communication, computer skills, and fire protection experience is preferred
  • General building construction experience would be helpful

Visit us at to learn "What we do and How we do it."

We offer our employees a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package and are always looking for individuals with the talent and skills required to contribute to our continued growth and success. EOE M/F/Disabled/Veteran

Job Title: Fire Protection Engineering Intern

Date Posted: 9/20/2016

Location: Fort Wayne, IN

Job Type: Internship/JLD

Position Id: EB-4415717053