MPR is a multi-discipline, specialty engineering and consulting firm founded in 1964 and headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia. MPR makes challenging projects successful, delivering safe, reliable, highly technical solutions to our clients. We support multiple industries including power generation (wind, solar, hydroelectric, nuclear, coal, gas and battery storage), medical products and devices, and the Federal government (Departments of Energy, Homeland Security and Defense). In each of these industries, MPR supports a variety of clients, from small companies seeking to develop new technologies, to large organizations looking to maintain or upgrade their facilities/equipment.
MPR's highly motivated, talented, and innovative employees value interesting and challenging technical work as well as a desire for continuous learning. As MPR continues to grow, we seek individuals with an interest in expanding their technical, leadership, and business capabilities.
General Job Description
MPR is seeking talented junior or senior engineering students, for fall paid co-op engineering opportunities. We are actively searching for students excelling in mechanical, chemical, civil or electrical engineering courses. Employment opportunities include technical assignments within our three business sectors. Common engineering work projects may involve fluid flow, thermodynamics, stress analysis, finite element analysis, vibrations, circuit design, and instrumentation and control systems. We also offer the opportunity for students to support projects related to power generating systems, renewable energy, industrial equipment and medical product development. Proficiency in multiple technical areas is highly desirable. The ability to work collaboratively on engineering teams as well as independently to produce high quality technical deliverables is essential.