Developmental Intern - Electrical Engineering

Location: White Plains, NY, US

This select 12-week paid Internship program begins June 2019 and ends August 2019.

Summary

 

The Electrical Engineering intern will work on the following projects:

1. Standardizing Power System Equipment technical specification project:
Support the process of standardizing the technical specifications for each power system equipment by integrating applicable IEEE and other industry standards.

2. Niagara LPGP TLEM project:
Closely work with Senior Engineer to support ongoing LPGP TLEM.

The intern will develop engineering skills by assisting Senior Engineer on the assigned projects and the efforts contributes towards streamlining technical standards for the organization.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities the intern will walk away with after this internship

 

Knowledge:

  • Will gain a general knowledge of electric power system - power generation and transmission areas.

 

Skills:

  • WIll learn Technical - Electrical Engineering background - understanding of electrical theory and power system, ability to perform basic electrical analysis, calculations and strong analytical skills.

 

Abilities:

  • Will gain initiative and flexibility to changing project requirements, priorities and assignments.  

Education, Experience and Certifications

 

Technical Competencies:

  • General knowledge of Electrical Engineering theory and its application in different areas of power systems
  • high proficiency using software tools

 

Behavioral Competencies:

  • Must have the ability to work in a team environment and be a contributing member. 
  • Strong analytical abilities
  • self motivated
  • shows initiative
  • curiosity and a desire to understand and research
  • strong communication skills.

 

Education Background:

  • Pursuing an Electrical Engineering degree required (3rd year completed).

 

The New York Power Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer                       


Nearest Major Market: White Plains
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City