Electrical Engineering Co-Op / Intern (Summer 2018)
Newark, NJ US
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Electrical Engineering Co-Op / Intern (Summer 2018)

Electrical Engineering Co-Op / Intern (Summer 2018) (148704)

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

In the role of Electrical Engineering Co-Op, we'll count on you to:

* Offer CAD support utilizing AutoCAD and Microstation for aviation lighting design;

* Support Electrical department with general design calculations in addition to general support to the design and construction staff

* Assist with writing reports based on field investigation

* Perform possible field work to inspect tunnels and federal facilities

* Apply standard engineering techniques and procedures

* Perform assignments under the direct supervison of a professional or Project Manager

* Perform other duties as needed

This position is for Summer 2018 or Summer/Fall 2018


Required Qualifications
* Must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate Electrical Engineering program
* Demonstrated knowledge of software packages related to field of study/industry
* Knowledge and interest in control, lighting, and power distribution system
* Electrical machines fundamentals, circuits and systems, and microprocessors course work
* Basic Microsoft Office skills
* An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must
* Attention to detail a must
* Must possess strong problem-solving and communication skills

Preferred Qualifications
* Prefer 2 years completed toward degree with 3.0 GPA
* Prior experience with drafting software AutoCAD or Microstation preferred
* Demonstrated knowledge of software packages related to field of study/industry
* Strong preference given to local candidates.

At HDR, we are committed to the principles of employment equity.

USA: We are a Federal Contractor, Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all qualified candidates regardless of minority, veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other status protected by law.

CANADA: We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

AUSTRALIA: We consider all qualified candidates regardless of gender, ethnicity, country of birth, political or religious affiliation, health status, or any other status protected by law.

At HDR, health and safety matters.

For some positions, you may be required to provide drug and alcohol testing, before or during employment, based on our Drug Testing and Drug Free Workplace Policy.

If you are required to drive for us, we require a valid driver's license and compliance with our vehicle policy.


Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Type of Compensation
College Credits Earned
Tuition Assistance
Required Student Status
Preferred Majors
 This company is a Federal Contractor
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