Summer Intern Program, Mechanical Engineering, Rhode Island - Military veterans preferred

2018-12-07
National Grid (https:\\careers.nationalgridus.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Providence
Rhode Island
United States

Description
InternshipOpportunities – Mechanical Engineering
Kickstart yourCareer with us!
Looking for ameaningful internship? Be a GRIDtern!
National Grid isexcited to offer paid internships that will offer you a wide range oftechnical, managerial and operational opportunities for summer 2019. Theseopportunities will help you gain valuable insight into National Grid as well asthe Energy/Utility industry as a whole, all the while helping you build yourprofessional network.
Starting May/June 2019through August 2019, spend a summer as a GRIDtern and help advance your skillsthrough a first day Orientation Session, hands on projects within yourdepartment, volunteer opportunities, field/work site visits, networkingsessions (Lunch & Learns, etc.) and much more.
Detailedresponsibilities will vary depending on your course of study and assigneddepartment. Internship departments may include but are not limited to:
Project Engineering & Design
oCreatedesigns for large scale projects allowing for the safe reliable delivery ofnatural gas to customers.
Main and ServiceReplacement Engineering
oAnalyzeand select gas main segments in need of replacement.
Electric MaterialStandards
oAssist with performing overhead and underground structure loadinganalysis and define installation requirements per industry requirements.
oAssist with performing sag & tension conductor calculationsfor the transmission & distribution overhead systems.
Pressure RegulatingEngineering
oDeveloplong and short term investment plans for LNG, CNG and Pressure Regulationassets, providing an energy asset roadmap towards a reliable and sustainablefuture.
To ensure you will gain the most out ofthis experience, as a GRIDtern, we take the time placing you in a departmentthat will provide you with the best hands on experience.
Don’t just take our word for it, hear from aFormer GRIDtern!
“Really great internship with lots of meaningful workand caring engineers that wanted to teach you.”
2017 FormerGRIDtern

If you possess the outlinedjob qualifications and are looking for an internship that focuses on team work,building your knowledge base, having the ability to network and developing yourcareer, apply to a GRIDtern position now!
Ifyou’re interested in working in other National Grid locations, check out ourpostings for Internships in: New England(Massachusetts & Rhode Island), Downstate New York (Long Island &Brooklyn) or Upstate New York (Syracuse, Albany & Buffalo).
Qualifications
Qualifications:
3.0 Cumulative GPA for Undergraduate Students
3.2 Cumulative GPA for Graduate Students
Applicant must have accumulated 18 or more credits and be 18 years of age
Authorized to work in the United States for the entire duration of the internship
Registered in school as a full time student


National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise.We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve.National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.
Job
:Jurisdiction-RI
Primary Location
:Rhode Island
Organisation
:Core Business
Schedule
:Full-time
Job Posting
:Sep 4, 2018, 4:00:00 AM
Unposting Date
:Dec 10, 2018, 4:59:00 AM