Electrical Intern - Arlington, VA
WSP|PB, an award winning and innovative multi-disciplinary engineering consulting firm is looking for interns with electrical or architectural engineering background for the Arlington, VA office. WSP|PB works closely with architects and owners from around the world on large, complex projects with a focus on sustainability and energy performance of the built environment.
About the job
As our intern, you will function as part of the design team and utilize engineering design, computer and communications skills to assist in developing appropriate solutions for our projects. Candidates will learn basic principles of electrical system design and become familiar with Revit and engineering software applications. You will perform basic engineering design and production and construction administration services.
* Pursuing a degree in Electrical Engineering
* Ability to work full time
* Knowledge of AutoCad and Revit
* Interest in innovative design, specifically in renewable energies and sustainable, high performing buildings
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Quality driven
* Ability to drive projects forward
* Ability to perform well under time constraint
About WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services consulting firms, provides services designed to transform the built environment and restore the natural one. The firm's expertise ranges from environmental remediation and urban planning, to engineering iconic buildings and designing sustainable transport networks, to developing the energy sources of the future and enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. Approximately 34,500 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, as well as various environmental experts, work for this dynamic organization in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide. wsp-pb.com/usa
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WSP Group plc is an international business supplying specialist management and integrated services in the built and natural environment. The primary segments of business include Property, Transport & Infrastructure and Environmental & Energy. WSP Property is in structural, building services design and associated engineering for all types of buildings. WSP Transport & Infrastructure provides design engineering for roads, rail, marine, bridges, tunnels and utility services. WSP Environmental & Energy is a global business providing a range of green services with particular emphasis on sustainability. In September 2007, it acquired Worthington-Smith & Brouwer Limited, based in South Africa. In October 2007, the Company acquired Chas. H. Sells, Inc., CBP Consulting Engineers AG, and SEi Group. In November 2007, it acquired CEL International Limited.