By getting your hands dirty at Southland through our immersive internship program, you’ll gain knowledge, real-world experience, and a platform to kick start your career for a successful future.
Real learning comes from real experiences and Southland provides in-depth opportunities and exposure to exciting projects in many different industries. As one of the country’s largest MEP building systems firms, Southland offers a variety of career paths from engineering, construction, energy solutions, and facility services to ensure our employees cultivate their passion and make a difference that matters.
Through hands-on experience, scheduled intern training, and informal learning from interactions with employees at all levels, Southland has a different kind of internship program for the exceptional intern looking to get their hands dirty and dive deep into their role.
To see if you’re the right intern candidate for Southland, click below to get more information about our upcoming events, career opportunities, and our internship program benefits.
Many of our past interns have gone on to have thriving careers at Southland. From designers and project managers to executive leadership, students that intern at Southland often become employees that excel at Southland. In fact, our CEO Ted Lynch was Southland’s very first intern.
At Southland, we believe time and money invested in the career development of the individuals that work here is also an investment in our business. The more our employees know, the better we are as a company.
If you are a student interested in learning more about Southland Industries and getting the latest information about on campus and virtual events, join our Student Talent Community here. It’s like a special membership for people who want to learn more about our amazing culture, know what’s happening at our company, get special insider perspectives and receive team-specific updates from the areas you’re most interested in. We are looking forward to learning more about you and keeping you connected!
Whether your major is in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, fire protection engineering, construction management, environmental health & safety, building information modeling (BIM), or business administration related focuses, an internship at Southland allows you to choose your path forward. Visit our recruiting team at these upcoming events and find out how your time with us will be spent turning textbook concepts to reality through real-world experiences.
Named after the late David C.J. Peters, former Southland Vice President and tireless advocate of recruiting quality engineering talent, the ASHRAE David C.J. Peters Scholarship award is a one-year $5,000 scholarship available annually to a qualified undergraduate mechanical engineering student enrolled full-time in a four or five year bachelor's degree program.
Click here to see if your school qualifies.