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Distribution Engineer Intern ( R-00057947 )


Applications Engineer



Durham, North Carolina, United States


Job Description:

Currently, we have an opportunity for a Distribution Engineer Intern. This strategically important position will have a large impact on an already successful organization. Successful candidates must comply with quality control and safe work practices and maintain compliance with project scope, schedule and budget. This position will be a member of a design team comprised of engineers, designers, and CAD technicians and will work with client standards to implement engineering designs.

The Intern will be responsible for design related activities associated with electric distribution facilities.

•Applying the minimum requirements of the National Electrical Safety Code to the design processes
•Working with client standards to implement design
•Working with a designer/drafter to create the required drawings for each project

•Must be currently enrolled in a degree program from an accredited college/university with a focus in Mechanical, Electrical, or Civil Engineering
•Ability to meet deadlines under pressure situations
•Team player who can work effectively in team environment
•Self-starter who work independently with minimal direction
•Strong written and verbal communication skills required when interfacing with clients and staff
•Candidates must be able to walk at least one mile, swing a 3lb hammer, and execute field work on a daily basis.
•Detail oriented
•Strong analytical skills and proven problem solver in both team and independent environments
•High level of computer competency

Leidos is a trusted and technology-focused solutions provider. Utilities and mobile operators rely on our Power Delivery Services Team for reliable power and telecommunication expertise, as reflected through our work with more than 50 investor-owned utilities, more than 160 municipals/cooperatives, as well as a growing number of mobile operators, local utility providers and private developers. In addition to providing engineering and project management services, Leidos works with an established group of industry-leading construction partners delivering meaningful Energy Delivery Solutions. Our recognition as an industry leader is confirmed by the latest national rankings by Engineering News-Record (ENR) ranking Leidos within the Top 10 T&D Firms, and Top 10 Power Firms




External Referral Bonus:Ineligible

External Referral Bonus $:

Potential for Telework:No

Clearance Level Required:None


Scheduled Weekly Hours:40


Requisition Category:Intern

Job Family:Intern Technical

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