Consider a Career in Office Building Engineering!
If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, a career in building engineering/operations might be for you!
Building engineering professionals make up a critical component of the trillion-dollar commercial property management industry, and they are in high demand!
We’re talking about meaningful, sustainable careers with virtually unlimited opportunities for advancement. Jobs in building engineering are stable, lucrative, and growth-oriented. You’ll receive valuable work experience and access to a wide network of professionals in this industry while being paid.
An eight-week, paid Internship program during the Summer of 2018 – in partnership with distinguished property management companies.
How it Works
Through a series of interviews in March of 2018, the Foundation will select up to 10 to 12 interns. Interns will have the opportunity to join the staff of one of these prestigious real estate firms:
Students will work alongside experienced building engineers at office buildings in the region. Salary will be in the range of $15 per hour.
In addition to full-time employment over the summer and hands on training, the AOBA Educational Foundation Internship features these additional benefits:
* An introductory session to outline specific expectations, distribute internship materials, meet your fellow interns, and explain the details of the internship program
* Professional development programs including team building, resume/interview workshop, tours of the region’s best-managed office buildings, and specific instruction to help you land a job in this dynamic industry AND a
* Graduation ceremony and a personalized performance report from your employer
ALSO, to learn more about the types of skills you will need to succeed in various types of office building operations positions, we have created a COMPETENCY GUIDELINES Chart. It will help you understand pathways to gaining the technical training and certifications desired by commercial property management firms.