Ghafari 2017 Summer Intern - Electrical Engineering in Dearborn, Michigan


General Summary:

The Intern, under direction from the discipline Manager and/or project engineer, applies CAD/Revit skills and design knowledge in generating engineering design documents, digital models and databases.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Create engineering documents using computer aided design (CAD) technology utilizing AutoCAD software.

  • Work closely with engineers during design phase of a project to understand scope of the project information to determine design data needs and guidelines for the project.

  • Provide limited design on documents and detail design documents with input from engineers.

  • Make corrections and produce final documents for engineers review. Check for integration of sections and coordination of disciplines. Work with engineers to resolve document coordination and production problems.

  • Reproduce documents upon request.

  • May produce drawings and digital design models in 3D software applications.

  • Deploy team oriented problem solving.

  • Perform related duties as assigned.



  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in an electrical engineering discipline at an accredited university. Students should have completed at least (2) years of classes.


  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Revit, Microsoft Office, Internet Explorer.


Ghafari Associates is a leading architecture, engineering, consulting and construction services organization with a long-standing history of client focus, quality design and technological innovation. With offices in North and South America, the Middle East and India, Ghafari serves a diverse client base across a variety of technically intensive market sectors. The firm distinguishes itself as an operations-focused practice with experienced management leadership, expert technical resources and an impressive portfolio of projects. Regardless of project size or complexity, we follow an integrated approach to deliver solutions that synergize building systems and operations.

Ghafari was founded on innovation, and is recognized as a pioneer in adopting the latest technologies in real project applications. That tradition continues today. Our 3D building information modeling (BIM) experience, combined with our expertise in integrated and lean project delivery and high definition laser scanning capabilities, is transforming the industry.

It is Ghafari Associates, L.L.C.’s policy not to discriminate in its employment and personnel practices because of a person’s race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, weight, height, marital status, sexual orientation, status as a qualified individual with a disability or a protected veteran, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law or ordinance.

Job ID 2016-1153

Job Location US - MI - Dearborn

Category Engineering