Electrical Engineering Intern - Available Summer 2019
Start Here, Go Anywhere! Are you looking for an opportunity to shape a better world?
During your internship at Arup, you'll have the chance to work with some of the most highly respected engineers and specialists in the world. You'll also get the opportunity to work on exciting and significant projects, delivering quality work that has a positive and lasting influence on the community and the environment.
Responsibilities of this specific role will include, but not be limited to the following:
Electrical load calculations
Assign circuitry for Power and Lighting devices
Work on projects using 3D AutoCAD
Give structure to ideas lots of "taking a first pass" at spreadsheets, reports and analyses for discussion later rather than instruction
Attend meetings and learn from listening, asking questions and discussion
Work with people from other disciplines and/or vendors to gain knowledge on new subjects
Attend meetings - listen, ask questions. Be involved in discussions with other disciplines and Architects to gain knowledge & experience
Working towards a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) or Bachelor's Degree in Architectural Engineering (BSAE)
Minimum 3.0 GPA or higher
BSEE: coursework in electrical power systems design, control systems, electric machines
BSAE: coursework in building systems design and electrical power systems design
BSAE: Demonstrated interest in the electrical engineering industry with an emphasis on the power side of the discipline
Experience with Microsoft Outlook, Work and Excel
Skills in planning and organizing
Ability to communicate thoughts and technical ideas in an accessible way, both in person and in writing
Attitude of taking independent initiative, exhibiting creative problem-solving, eagerness to learn, while remaining dedicated to teamwork
Working towards a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering
3.5 GPA or higher
EIT/ FE certification
BSEE: coursework in building systems design
BSAE: coursework focusing on specialties within the construction side of the electrical engineering industry
Internship experience in a consulting firm with emphasis on electrical design
Academic research or testing with relevant focus
Membership in IESNA, NFPA, IEEE
Demonstrated interest in sustainability as evidenced by extracurricular activities, etc
Academic research, coursework, or other experience with alternative energy systems and other technologies new to the construction industry
Experience with AutoCad, Revit MEP, Autodesk MEP, Microsoft Visio, PowerPoint, or Project
Proven ability to perform in a deadline situation
Past history of technical presentations and technical writing, knowledge sharing with peers
Evidence of teamwork and leadership such as professional accomplishment or honor society
Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world's most prominent projects across our industry. We offer a broad range of professional services to clients around the world that combine to make a real difference to our clients and the communities in which we work.
Delta Sky Way at LAX
LA Memorial Coliseum
The Broad Museum
LACMTA Crenshaw/LAX Transit Corridor
Arup will be moving to downtown Los Angeles' newest skyscraper: Wilshire Grand Center.
Arup is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment where our people are encouraged to thrive.