Alcoa Corporation Engineering Internship in Massena, New York
About the location Alcoa's U.S. portfolio includes Alcoa's corporate headquarters (ACC), Alcoa's Technology Center (ATC), four smelters, hydroelectric power and a calcined coke plant. Our Massena facility in New York State, established in 1902, is home to the longest continuously operating smelter in the world. Located on the St. Lawrence River, Massena, NY is the center for commercial, industrial, and manufacturing success in St. Lawrence County. Its four seasons of natural beauty and abundant outdoor recreational activities attract tourists and local residents to enjoy year-round. Massena's caring sense of community, affordable cost of living, and extremely low-cost locally-supplied energy, coupled with four public and private universities nearby, make Massena a great place to call home. From the Thousand Island region to explore by boat, to fishing in the St. Lawrence River, to swimming in three beautiful nearby riverside beaches, to experiencing beautiful foliage and hiking in the Fall, to snowmobiling, and many other winter sports, there's always something fun to see and do. And within a two hour drive (or less) are cosmopolitan and historic Montreal and Ottawa, Canada to the north, and to the south are the tall, beautiful views of Adirondacks and within it is Lake Placid, The Olympic Village. About the job This position is accountable to perform needed work under the supervision and direction of more experienced engineers and/or supervisors and to learn about processes, technologies, safety, economics, statistics, and other areas. Primary emphasis is on implementation of assigned tasks in areas defined by others that will introduce the individual to multiple workgroups and process equipment. Major deliverables: Complete tasks in a timely and safe manner that will be assigned by a senior maintenance, capital, or process engineer. Complete all safety training for the respective areas of the facility. Gain knowledge and experience in plant processes and engineering procedures. Demonstrate initiative and interest in assigned area. Establish good working relationship with peers, associates, and others at all levels. Perform data collection of equipment and processes that will aid in the completion of current projects or engineering technical records. Begin understanding and using statistical tools. Begin developing technical skills in subject area. Complete written communications via email, reports, or presentations. Candidates must be eligible for work within the United States of America. This job will not include sponsorship for employment visas (H1-B, etc.) Qualifications This position requires knowledge of engineering fundamentals in mechanical, electrical, chemical, or process systems. A minimum completion of two years in a of Bachelor of Science Degree. This individual must have good computer skills (Excel, Word, Power Point), be self-starting, diligent, and be proficient at written and verbal communication. Individual must have the ability to work in an industrial plant environment. We are led, driven and united by our of transforming raw potential into real progress. include providing trusting workplaces that are safe, respectful and inclusive of all individuals, and that our workplaces reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate. As a proud equal opportunity workplace and affirmative action employer, Alcoa is dedicated to providing equal opportunities and equal access to all individuals regardless of a person's gender, age, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, nation of origin, disability, veteran status, language spoken or any other characteristic or status protected by the laws or regulations in the places where we operate. If you have visited our website in search of information on U.S. employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Alcoa Recruiting via email at . This is a place where you are empowered to do your best work, be your authentic self, and feel a true sense of belonging. Come join us! All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.