Virtual Design and Construction Co-op (Summer 2020)
Toledo, OH 
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Virtual Design and Construction Co-op (Summer 2020)

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Are you looking to take the next step in your professional development? Take your education beyond campus.

We are seeking a student who is enrolled in an ABET-accredited engineering program for our Virtual Design and Construction team. Apply what you’ve learned in the classroom to active projects, while building professional network along the way.

SSOE’s Corporate Global Initiatives team drives innovation and high value workflow improvements to the organization. The VDC Co-op is a member of this diverse team, contributing to the firm’s Virtual Design and Construction efforts. You will be involved in a number of aspects of project execution, including: operation project details, project planning, and technology integration.

Looking for enthusiasm and entry level experience in one or more of the following:

* BIM or 3D Modeling
* Gaming Engines or VR Environments
* Construction Coordination
* Trade or Fabrication Modeling or assembly
* Computer Programing
* Reality Capture – LIDAR or UAV/UAS Scanning

An ideal candidate will be a proven self-starter that demonstrates strong leadership and comprehension skills.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities
  • Develop use cases for innovation initiatives that involve new software, processes, and/or workflows
  • Participate in pilot projects to vet new software, processes, and/or workflows
  • Assist and perform research to improve upon existing best known methods to increase company efficiency
  • Potential to train or present to end users on New, CAD, BIM, and/or VDC technologies
  • Assist operations with CAD, BIM, and VDC technology support issues
  • Document best known methods for CAD, BIM, and VDC workflows
Minimum Education and Experience

None Specified / ENTRY / 0-2

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Sophomore, junior, senior, or entry master's candidate in a post-secondary education institution. In lieu of post-secondary education track, an associates in related fields or minimum of two (2) year of design, construction, or computer science experience with SSOE or former employer(s) is required.
  • Organizational and computer skills a must
  • Effectively communicate thoughts, ideas, and solutions in both a spoken and written manner.
  • Ability to think through and solve complex problems.
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced environment
About SSOE Group

As a Top 10 Engineering / Architecture firm for the past 6 years (BD+C), SSOE focuses on delivering Great Client Service to clients through a full range of project delivery solutions. They have been named a "Great Workplace" (Great Place to Work) and one of the "Best AEC Firms to Work For" (BD+C).

With more than 20 offices around the world, SSOE is known for making its clients successful by saving them time, trouble, and money. Over the company's 70-year history, it has earned a reputation for providing quality project solutions to semiconductor, automotive, food, chemical, glass, manufacturing, healthcare, power, and general building industries-with projects completed in 40 countries. Visit for additional information and career opportunities.

  • SSOE was founded in 1948 and currently has more than 20 locations worldwide.
  • We are a global project delivery firm for architecture, engineering, and construction management.
  • SSOE offers program management services from design through construction, to commissioning and start-up, for seamless project delivery.
  • 95% of our fee has been returned to our clients in project savings over the last 5 years.
  • 150 of our clients have been with us for over 20 years.
Equal Opportunity and Disability Accessibility Statement

SSOE is an equal opportunity employer and provides fair and equal treatment to all individuals, employees, and applicants for employment, regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, disability, genetic information, military / veteran status, or any other protected group status under federal, state, or local law. SSOE complies with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 and related laws. SSOE does not make employment decisions based upon any protected status under applicable federal, state, or local law.

Applicants with a disability, who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, may email their request to for assistance. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodations will be made on a case-by-case basis.

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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Part Time
Required Education
Master's Degree
Required Experience
2 years
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