Developmental Intern - Energy Efficiency

Location: White Plains, NY, US

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


Primary focus for the intern will be to assist the PM with the development of design reports for DOCCS energy upgrade projects. These projects are on a critical time line where the design has to be completed by April 2020 in order for DOCCS to meet EO 88 goals.  The intern will assist the PM with administrative work specifically with Primavera updates, review IC Energy savings calculations for specific measures, attend design review meetings with PM and follow up with the IC to ensure reports are updated accordingly. 

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



  • Energy savings calculation
  • Project economics
  • Scheduling



  • Project management
  • Primavera



  • Should be proficient with Excel,Word and PDF editor.

Education, Experience and Certifications


Technical Competencies:

  • General understanding of mechanical systems
  • Heat transfer/thermodynamics
  • Basic electrical engineering
  • Basic or working knowledge of construction


Behavioral Competencies:

  • Team player 
  • Responsible
  • Self motivated


Education Background:

  • Prefer a mechanical engineering student with basic understanding of  HVAC system, thermodynamics and electrical 


The New York Power Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer                       

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