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Internship

Electrical Engineering Intern (Summer 2024) - Portland

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Stantec

26d ago

🚀 Summer Internship

Portland

AI generated summary

  • You must have strong communication skills, be proficient in Microsoft Office and AutoCAD, able to work 40 hours a week during summer, and pursuing a degree in electrical engineering or related field.
  • You will assist with project administration, research data, perform calculations, and support technical staff for power delivery projects. Contact vendors, draft reports, and complete various engineering tasks.

Summer Internship

EngineeringPortland

Description

  • We have an opportunity for a summer intern who wants to contribute to a variety of energy projects in an impactful way. As an Intern, you will work in a team environment and have exposure to energy projects which may include substations, transmission and distribution line protections, transformers, capacitor banks, shunt reactors, circuit breakers, busbars, microprocessor relays design and programming, SCADA systems, fiber, and communication networks., etc. Candidates should be highly motivated and dependable students who are taking or have taken engineering design courses. This is a terrific opportunity for a college student to kick-start their career with a top 10 global design firm, gaining professional experience supporting exciting local, national, and international projects and work with industry-recognized engineering professionals.

Requirements

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and AutoCAD.
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and take direction.
  • Ability to work 40 hours a week during summer break (flexible summer start and end dates).
  • Education and Experience:
  • In progress toward earning a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in electrical engineering or related field is required.

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Undergraduate

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Assisting in project administration including writing reports, gathering information, drafting proposals, drafting correspondence, tracking project costs, and completing progress reports.
  • Assisting technical staff with various project tasks, including researching, compiling, and evaluating project data, preparing reports, and performing calculations for power delivery projects.
  • Performing simple calculations, computer data entry, along with some exposure to design and cross-training.
  • Performing research and contacting vendors for information.
  • Complete other engineering/administrative duties as required.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Portland

Benefits

  • Regular full-time and part-time employees have access to medical, dental, and vision plans, a wellness program, health saving accounts, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase program, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage and paid family leave. Regular full-time and part-time employees will receive ten paid holidays in each calendar year. In addition, employees will be eligible to accrue vacation between 10 and 20 days per year and eligible for paid sick leave (and if more generous, in accordance with state and local law).
  • Temporary/casual employees have access to 401(k) plans, employee stock purchase program, and paid leave, in accordance with state and local law.