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Employment Type:
Intern/Co-op
Posted:
6/6/2019
Job Category:
Information Services
Internship - SCADA Implementation
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Woodard & Curran, Inc. | Providence, RI
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Job Description

At Woodard & Curran, there's nothing we love more than a tough engineering challenge. We handle a wide range of water and environmental issues-solving complex problems with creativity and tenacity. That's how we make a difference to our clients, people, and planet. Our company was founded on a simple concept: provide a safe and enjoyable place to work with opportunity, integrity, and commitment, and we will attract talented people. Those people are at the heart of our firm, solving some of the most pressing water and environmental challenges for our clients.

What will you be doing at Woodard & Curran?

We are looking for a motivated SCADA Implementation Intern to join our company. If you want to jumpstart your career and expand your skills while working alongside talented, experienced experts, then this is the opportunity for you! We are a mission-driven organization that puts our people first, with a culture that focuses on providing meaningful work, engaging challenges, recognition, and reward. We handle a wide range of water and environmental issues-solving complex problems with creativity and tenacity. That's how we make a difference to our clients, people, and planet.

Duties and responsibilities vary based on level of experience and project expectations. An intern will generally shadow experienced professionals and participate as a member of a team by contributing to actual projects. Interns are able to apply what they have learned "from the classroom" via experience based-learning. For this internship session, the intern will be part of a team tasked with collecting and organizing information on the SCADA systems at Woodard & Curran's contract operations sites in New England, an important initiative that will expose the intern to many different project sites, technologies and systems.

This Internship position will be based in our Providence, RI Office.

What will you need to succeed?

The ideal candidate will be a second or third year Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology student. Specific classes taken should include a mix of the following: SCADA and Communication Systems, Electrical Circuit Theory, Automation and Process Control, Instruments and Basic Circuit Construction, Programmable Controls (PLC), Industrial Systems and Computer and Network Fundamentals. Any experience or interest in electrical wiring, controls, PLC and HMI programming, customer service, and fieldwork is highly desired.

You will need to attach a professional cover letter, as well as your resume. Your resume should include your GPA as well as a sample of courses that you've taken at college. In addition, you must have a high school diploma to qualify for an internship.

Woodard & Curran is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Woodard & Curran is a Drug Free Work Place.

Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

PLEASE USE A WEB BROWSER OTHER THAN INTERNET EXPLORER IF YOU ENCOUNTER ISSUES (CHROME, FIREFOX, SAFARI)

About Woodard & Curran, Inc.

Woodard & Curran is a 550-person, integrated engineering, science, and operations company. Privately held and steadily growing, we serve public and private clients locally and nationwide. From our environmental roots to the range of consulting, engineering, and operations expertise we provide today, we work for a diverse clientele-including municipalities, industry, colleges and universities, the real estate community, and food and beverage manufacturers. Talented people are at the heart of our firm. Our company was founded in 1979 on a simple business concept: provide an enjoyable place to work with opportunity, integrity, and commitment, and we will attract talented people. It happened. At the heart of our company are people who are experts in their field and passionate about what they do, showing a level of commitment and integrity that drive results for our clients. You experience this power every day in our actions, our solutions, and our promises kept.