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Our Property and Buildings Team is seeking a Electrical Engineering Intern to work out of our Columbia, MD office.
- Support a variety of engineering tasks with the goal to develop technical, social, and ethical skills.
- Learn basic principles of design in your discipline of engineering.
- Assist with project research, field work, and preliminary design calculations and analysis.
- Support preparation of final design plans, special provisions, and cost estimates.
- Assist in collecting and maintaining project documentation.
- Complete training on assigned tasks.
- Please note that there is no relocation or housing assistance associated with this internship.
Who You Are
- Actively enrolled in an accredited Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Architectural Engineering, or related Undergraduate program.
- Demonstrated interest in the design of engineering systems in construction and have a strong desire to advance skills related to WSP’s work and projects.
- Competent interpersonal and communication skills when interacting with others, expressing ideas effectively and professionally to an engineering and non-engineering audience.
- Capable of taking direction from leadership, mentors, and managers to executive projects.
- Basic proficiency with technical writing, office automation, software, spreadsheets, technology, and tools.
- Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies.
- Authorization to work in the United States at the start of the internship
- Occasional travel may be required depending on project-specific requirements.
- Prior internship and leadership involvement on campus