Student Assistant Fall 2019 - Support Services Department (SSD)

Atlanta, GA
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Student Assistant Fall 2019 - Support Services Department (SSD)

ID: 494682
Type: Students: Undergraduate Student Asst. (SA)
Location: Atlanta, GA
Categories: Other

Job Description

Georgia Tech Research Institute's (GTRI) Support Services Department (SSD) is currently seeking a student assistant to begin working part-time in the fall 2019 semester. The student will work under the guidance of a GTRI project manager to perform the following activities which will provide a solid foundation for the student in many construction related areas such as scheduling, cost estimation, and construction design and implementation. Student assistants will:

  • Work with the SSD team to create project packages for GTRI construction projects
  • Work with the SSD team to review and document progress for GTRI construction projects
  • Collaborate with contractors and subcontractors throughout the project process
  • Take detailed meeting minutes for construction meetings and site walkthroughs
  • Maintain administrative and technical documents for construction projects

Required Minimum Qualifications

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, or related field at a University System of Georgia institution 
  • Must be registered for at least 6 credit hours with your university
  • Must have a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD and/or Revit, Microsoft Office, and Acrobat Reader
  • Excellent written and oral communication as well as strong organizational skills
  • Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous exposure to construction and project management
  • Advanced to proficient knowledge of Excel
  • Sophomore in academic standing

Hours per Week

20 hours per week during business hours. Flexible to class schedules.

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

Clearance Type Required


Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. .



Located in Atlanta, Georgia, the Georgia Institute of Technology is a leading research university committed to improving the human condition through advanced science and technology.

Ranked as the #7 best public university, Georgia Tech provides a focused, technologically based education to more than 21,500 undergraduate and graduate students.

Georgia Tech has many nationally recognized programs, all top-ranked by peers and publications alike, and is ranked in the nation’s top 10 public universities by U.S. News and World Report.

Degrees are offered through the colleges of Architecture, Computing, Engineering, Sciences, the Scheller College of Business, and the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts.

The strong academic work ethic at Tech is balanced by a collegiate atmosphere incorporating both intercollegiate and intramural sports, campus traditions, and some 400 student organizations.

Alongside their academic achievements, Tech students are also active in the community, earning a well-rounded education through community service activities.

As a leading technological university, Georgia Tech has more than 100 centers focused on interdisciplinary research that consistently contribute vital research and innovation to American government, industry, and business.

There is no doubt that Georgia Tech stands out as a distinctively different kind of university, one that is eagerly encouraging and developing the revolutionary technologies of the 21st century.

Equipped with the extremely rich resources of an outstanding student body and faculty; strong partnerships with business, industry, and government; and support from alumni and friends, Georgia Tech is designing a future of global preeminence, leadership, and service.

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Atlanta, GA

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