Westwood Professional Services, Inc Summer 2024 Substation Engineering Intern in West Henrietta, New York
Summer 2024 Substation Engineering InternJob Locations US-NY-West HenriettaID 2023-4832CategorySubstation2nd CategoryElectrical EngineeringPosition TypeInternOverviewSubstation Intern (Summer 2023)*Westwood Professional Services, Inc.Westwood Professional Services, Inc. is seeking a Substation Engineering Intern to join our team. This position will be a part of our Power Division. Westwood has a highly experienced and dynamic team of individuals dedicated to providing high-level professional services to our clients.Duties and Responsibilities- Project research, fieldwork, observation, and preliminary design calculations- Take personal responsibility for the quality of tasks performed- Uses CAD/PLSCAD to prepare and check working drawings, details, layouts, and estimates- Performs routine analysis to check the accuracy of data and work products Salary Range: $15.00-$25.00+ per hour depending on applicable experience*Required Skills- Electrical Engineering major (Junior, Senior, or Master's student)Required Experience- Demonstrates willingness to accept new challenges and learn specialized field- Growing knowledge of profession as demonstrated by involvement in related professional organizations and professional development programs- Basic knowledge of the firm's policies, practices and procedures- Basic knowledge of software required for position- Good organizational skills- Able to follow general directions and work with limited independence on basic computationsPreferred Experience- AutoCAD and MicroStation drafting experience a plus.About Westwood Professional Services, Inc. (Westwood)Westwood Professional Services Inc. (Westwood) was established in 1972 and has since become a leader in many of the markets it serves. Westwood is a full-service, multidiscipline professional engineering firm and serves wind, solar, power delivery, residential and commercial development, and public infrastructure clients and their projects from multiple offices across the U.S.In 2021, Zweig Group ranked Westwood nationally at # 4 and #21 respectively on its Hot Firms and Best Firms to Work for lists. Zweig also awarded Westwood two national 2nd place awards for Marketing Excellence. Westwood also ranked consistently higher four years in a row on the Engineering News Record (ENR) list as a leading design firm in the country. The firm consistently ranks on industry top 25 lists and receives recognition for its involvement on award-wining projects nationwide.Westwood provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. We believe that diverse backgrounds strengthen our business. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.Equal Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.