Internship - Electrical Engineering
Chicago, IL 
Posted 3 days ago
Job/Internship Description
Position: Internship - Electrical Engineering
Location: Hybrid, IL
Job Id: 823
# of Openings: 2
Patrick is a national engineering and design, construction, management services, and technology firm. Since 1979, we have been providing services to local, state, and federal government agencies; private and public utilities; and FORTUNE 500 companies. Having worked in all 50 states, six different countries and proven ourselves as a trusted partner, clients turn to us for the entire process of project delivery - from planning through construction to operation and maintenance. Patrick accomplishes this with a full suite of engineering disciplines, experienced construction managers, program management and project controls experts, and GIS and asset management technology specialists. We serve clients in the transportation, utility and renewable, industrial infrastructure, and federal and institutional markets. We take pride knowing the projects we work on have a positive effect on the community, society, and the environment.
We have the following position available:
Job Summary
The Intern will report to Staff Engineers and Project Engineers and will assist with the preparation of design calculations, drafting and design of engineering projects. The Intern provides support in writing of reports and conducting other necessary inspections and studies under the supervision of a licensed engineer. The Intern works with others on a project team, maintaining effective communication with project team members, other departments, suppliers, and clients. The Engineer at this level is in a developmental mode, being trained under close supervision in the utilization of engineering theories/practices and gaining exposure to Company procedures.
Skills and Requirements
  • Studying to earn a Bachelor's degree from an ABET accredited institution required in Electrical Engineering
  • Ability to learn Power Systems Analysis, including, but not limited to, Arc Flash, Short Circuit Analysis and Coordination Studies, with experience using SKM, ETAP, Easy Power, or others
  • Ability to learn discipline related Code and common construction practices
  • Ability to use computer-aided design software and other PC software packages typically associated with engineering required (i.e. AutoCAD, MicroStation, etc.)
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications
  • Up to 10-15% travel (i.e. job sites) may be required based upon business need
Patrick does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or agencies. Any resume submitted to any employee of Patrick without a prior written search agreement will be considered unsolicited and the property of Patrick. Please, no phone calls or emails.
Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Policy Statement
It is the policy of Patrick Engineering Inc. ("Patrick") to provide equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy) national origin, age, disabilities, marital status, sexual orientation, genetics, military status, disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, other protected veterans (veterans who served during a war or in a campaign or expedition for which a badge has been authorized), and Armed Forces service medal veteran, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. We are strongly committed to this policy and believe in the concept and spirit of the law.

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