Framatome Engineering Internship - Electrical Engineering - Summer 2018 in Lynchburg, Virginia

Looking for an exciting internship in the nuclear industry? Boost your career at Framatome!

Framatome is a major international player in the nuclear energy market recognized for its innovative solutions and value-added technologies for designing, building, maintaining, and advancing the global nuclear fleet. The company designs, manufactures, and installs components and fuel for nuclear power plants and offers a full range of reactor services.

With 14,000 employees worldwide, every day Framatome’s expertise helps its customers improve the safety and performance of their nuclear plants and achieve their economic and societal goals.

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Framatome is owned by the EDF Group (75.5%), Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI – 19.5%) and Assystem (5%).


IBOS-A is an engineering group providing custom products for use by our own operations organization and for our utility customers to preserve the financial, safety, and environmental benefits of nuclear power, thus promoting the Framatome vision of providing access to cleaner, safer, and more economical energy to as many people as possible. This is accomplished through the talents of a mechanical, electrical, and software engineering team.


With the support and direction of senior team members, perform a variety of engineering tasks to execute all facets of a project. These may include requirement definition, system analysis/calculations (utilizing MS Excel, for example), preparing documentation, performing hands-on fabrication tasks, and hands-on testing.

Projects applicable to the organization are primarily related to the systems involved with the safe handling of nuclear fuel; a variety of material handling equipment including cranes and underwater conveyor systems. These systems employee a variety of components: low and medium voltage power/switch components, variable frequency drives, induction motors, PLCs, various position and load instrumentation to name a few. The successful candidate will be exposed to many of these items.

All candidates must meet the following minimum requirements in order to be considered for this temporary Intern opportunity.

· High School Graduate working toward a BS in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering with at least four semesters completed by start of internship

· Strong academic performance

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills

· Basic tool usage (both mechanical hand tools and electrical troubleshooting equipment such as voltmeter),

· Electrical & Systems coursework

· Available to begin internship by May 29, 2018

· Willing to work internship in Lynchburg, VA

The following requirements are desired and will be used to differentiate all candidates who apply for this position.

· Proficiency with AutoCAD

· Proficiency with SolidWorks

· Siemens TIAPortal

· PLC software

· Microcontrollers

· C/C /C# or other high level language

Framatome is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.


Title: Engineering Internship - Electrical Engineering - Summer 2018

Location: NORTH AMERICA-Virginia-Lynchburg - MRR

Requisition ID: ELE00922