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WSP-USA Electrical Engineering Intern - Summer 2022 in Troy, New York

Electrical Engineering Intern - Summer 2022

Req ID 1226

Electrical Engineering Intern - Summer 2022

Who We Are

At WSP, we are driven by inspiring future-ready pioneers to innovate. We’re looking to grow our teams with people who are ready to collaborate in building communities and expanding our skylines. To do this, we hire candidates of all backgrounds. That’s why here at WSP, inclusion, diversity, equity and belonging are core principles. Anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!

This Opportunity

At kW Mission Critical Engineering, a WSP company which specializes in the design of Mission Critical Data Centers throughout the US as well as world wide, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!

We are a global leader in the practice of structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection engineering and related specialty services for the built environment. Our work is embedded in the residences we live in, the healthcare facilities we rely on for routine medical procedures to life saving feats of medicine, the skyscrapers and buildings we work in, and the operations of our buildings.

kW Mission Critical Engineering is currently initiating a search for an Electrical Engineering Intern for our Troy NY, Atlanta GA, Tempe AZ and Milwaukee WI offices.

Be involved in projects with our Buildings Systems Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges. At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!

Your Impact

  • The candidate will work under direct supervision of senior engineers and will perform a variety of assignments and tasks requiring the application of standard engineering/design techniques and criteria to support a variety of projects

  • Performs entry level work

  • Follows instructions to accomplish assignments and tasks

  • Meets required schedules while producing quality work

  • Develops electrical drawings and technical documents

  • Prepares/contributes to electrical engineering studies

  • Coordinates design efforts with multi-discipline teams

  • Supports senior staff on multiple tasks

  • Supports construction administration and site survey tasks with oversight from experienced staff

  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct, and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures.

  • Perform additional responsibilities as required by business needs.

Who You Are

Required Qualifications

  • Pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Architectural Engineering with electrical building systems emphasis

  • Relevant intern experience

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, teamwork, and communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Ability to travel to project sites

  • AutoCAD, BIM-Revit or other related graphic software experience.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Adobe Acrobat, and BlueBeam

  • Interest in innovative design, specifically in renewable energies and sustainable, high performing, commercial, industrial or mission critical/data center buildings.

  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies.

  • Ability to work schedules conducive to project-specific requirements that may extend beyond the typical workweek.

Additional Requirements

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

  • Successful applicant must be able to provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their start date or prior to December 8, 2021, whichever is later, or be granted an exemption based on a disability or sincerely held religious belief. If you cannot receive the vaccine because of a disability or a sincerely-held religious belief, you may submit anaccommodation request (https://wspushr.formstack.com/forms/reasonable_accommodation_log) to WSP’s Equal Employment Opportunity Office. Learn more about the COVID-19 vaccination here - https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/index.html .

Additional Details

  • Required Education: High School Diploma / GED

  • Minimum Years Experience: 0 years

  • Travel Required: N/A - No travel required

  • Job Status: Intern

  • Employee Type: Full

  • Primary Location: TROY - RIVER ST

  • All locations: US-AZ-Tempe, US-GA-Atlanta, US-NY-Troy, US-WI-Milwaukee

About WSP USA

WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of WSP, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment markets. With more than 12,000 employees in over 200 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com

WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.

At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be essential in meeting client objectives, goals and challenges. Are you ready to get started?

WSP USA (and all of its U.S. companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status.

The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.

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