New York Power Authority Developmental Intern - Construction Engineering in Lewiston, New York
Developmental Intern - Construction Engineering
The intern would work under the guidance of a Niagara Project Management (PM) Staff Mentor assisting in the day-to-day management of Contractor personnel to ensure that their assigned scope of work is satisfied in accordance to the contractual agreements. The successful candidate would assist with various Civil, Mechanical and Electrical projects managed by PM Staff.
Develop communication skills with Engineers, Contractors, Supervisors, Plant Personnel, etc.
Learn construction installation techniques, coordination requirements, sequencing, etc.
Develop their understanding of engineering drawings, design criteria, construction deliverables, etc.
Develop their understanding schedule and budget requirements for construction projects.
Understand the design and theory of the installation they are overseeing
Technical (including computer applications):
General principles of Civil, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
Microsoft Office Applications
Ability to Pick-Up Site Specific Software Applications (i.e. Microsoft Outlook, PowerNet, SharePoint, etc.)
General knowledge of construction methods and ability to read technical drawings
'Soft" Skills (behavioral characteristics):
Good written and oral communication skills. Detail oriented.
Willingness to take direction.
Ability to communicate well with others.
Self-starting and motivated
Identify the critical skill area(s) the intern will support:
Ability to assess Civil, Mechanical or Electrical Constructability
Communications – Contractor management
Detail oriented. Accurately record daily activities.
It is preferred that the students be entering their 3rd year of college with a minimum 3.0 GPA for participation in this program
The New York Power Authority is an equal opportunity employer.
Lewiston, New York, United States