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Power Engineers Civil Engineering Intern (Substation Group) in Lake Oswego, Oregon

Civil Engineering Intern (Substation Group)

Location: Lake Oswego

State/Territory: Oregon

Department: Power Delivery Portland Substation Dept


Civil Engineering Intern (Substation Group)

Job Summary of Roles and Responsibilities:

POWER Engineers is currently seeking a talented civil engineering student for a June 2023 summer internship in our Substation Group in Lake Oswego, Oregon. Under the guidance of experienced staff, the successful candidate will assist in the drafting and design of substation structures and foundations.

Candidates must be willing and able to work effectively and efficiently in a hybrid work environment (i.e., remote, office-based, or a combination of the two).

Required Education/Experience

  • Pursuit of a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from an accredited university

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Candidate is interested in consulting engineering and the electric utility industry

  • Candidate is legally authorized to work permanently in the U.S. without the need for work sponsorship

Desired Education/Experience

  • Minimum of a 2.75 GPA

  • Ideal coursework includes structural analysis, concrete, steel, soils, foundations, and surveying

  • Attention to detail, time management, and organizational skills will be critical for the successful completion of tasks

  • Prior internship and/or related engineering experience is a plus

  • Students who have passed or are scheduled to take the FE/EIT exam will be strongly considered for this position

  • Familiarity with design, drafting, or engineering software such as MATHCAD, SOLIDWORKS, AUTOCAD, etc. as well as Microsoft Excel is beneficial

At POWER Engineers, you can have a rewarding career on every level. Our philosophy is simple: Do Good. Have Fun. Build Success.

You’ll work on fun and challenging projects and initiatives. You’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on society and the environment. And you’ll find the support, coaching and training it takes to advance your career.

Since we’re employee-owned, we get to make POWER a great place to work.

POWER is a fun engineering firm. That might seem contradictory to some, but it works for us!

Salary DOE: The pay range for this position is $21 - $25 per hour; however, base pay may be higher or lower depending on the candidate's job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. This figure does not include additional compensation such as health benefits, vacation, 401k, etc.

EOE, including disability/vets