Industrial Assessment Center { A US Department of Energy Initiative}

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Jobs at IAC

Student Jobs

Job title: Graduate and Undergraduate Student Assistant

Job Description:

  • Visit various small to mid-size manufacturing plants with an audit team consisting of faculty members and other students to conduct energy and waste assessments.

  • Perform measurements of thermal and electrical energy consumption of the entire plant.

  • Evaluate waste generation and disposal methods

  • Conduct energy savings and economic analysis based on site measurements

  • Write professional report for each audit, detailing the findings of the audit and recommending energy, waste, and productivity saving opportunities.

  • Average of 15 hours per week and one full day (Thursday) of activity every two weeks.



Graduate Students

Undergraduate Students

  • First year status in the graduate program at SFSU.
  • Majoring in mechanical or electrical engineering.
  • Majoring in mechanical or electrical engineering.
  • Junior or low senior class standing.
  • GPA 3.00 or better in graduate level courses.
  • GPA 2.75 or better in engineering courses.
  • GPA 2.75 or better in engineering undergraduate courses.
  • Two references. (Faculty or job related)
  • Two references.(Faculty or job related)

    Questions and Application Forms:

    1. Print and fill out this application.
    2. Attach a copy of your resume.
    3. Mail or fax to:


    Industrial Assessment Center
    School of Engineering
    San Francisco State University
    1600 Holloway Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94132-4163
    Fax (415) 338-3086

    or Email the documents to




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