AECOM Intern - Electrical Engineer (Dry Utilities) in Dubai or Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Summer Intern Program 2023
Make Amazing Happen!
Whether you’ve recently finished your college education and trying to find that “perfect fit” or about to complete your university degree and want to get a taste of the real world, AECOM has a wide variety of Internship opportunities available.
Responsibilities & Duties
The Intern – Electrical Engineer role will join the Utilities team and have the opportunity to work on projects involving design of power and extra low voltage networks, as well as substations, street lighting etc.
Develops designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, and project models as per specific discipline requirement. Works on drawings under the supervision of an experienced Engineer.
Assists with the design content by applying both design and technical knowledge to ensure high-quality outputs under project timelines.
Under Supervision, performs work following the agreed-upon budget and schedule.
When required, collects and analyses information from specific discipline and interdisciplinary project BIM models.
Uses computer software as a tool for solving fundamental engineering problems.
Coordinates with other discipline Engineers as applicable for the continuity of the design process.
Participates in design progress and coordination meetings.
Checks and ensures the quality of model production by BIM/CAD teams for accuracy to design instructions.
Actively seeks information, opportunities to participate and contribute, and develops efficiencies and effectiveness.
Contributes by solving problems and applying experience or theoretical knowledge to atypical assignments.
- Bachelor or Master of Science in Electrical Engineering with exposure to one or more of the following subjects from an accredited University
- Street Lighting Design
- Power design (High voltage, medium voltage, low voltage)
- Extra low voltage design (telecom, security etc.)
- Power generation
- Renewable power generation
- Sustainability within the power industry
Must have graduated within the last 12 months or graduating no later than June 2023
Successful applicants must have a minimum 3.4 GPA or 2:1 (or equivalent) and above
Candidates must be currently based in the UAE
If you hold a Master’s Degree, you must have started it within 12 months of completing the Bachelor’s Degree in order to have continuous education
The Intern Program will run from 26 June - 29 Sept 2023 and is your opportunity to land a permanent position with AECOM. If your performance has been successful, based on a mid-program review, you will be offered a full-time role as a young professional in your field as part of our highly competitive Graduate Program starting in November 2023.
This opportunity has 1 role based in the Dubai office and 1 based in the Abu Dhabi office, please specify your preferred location as we will submit your application to the relevant team accordingly.
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Join us and let’s get started.
Business Line: Water
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: ME and Africa
Career Area: Engineering
Work Location Model: On-Site