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Eversource Energy Summer 2024, Transmission Line Engineering Intern (MA/NH/CT) in Westwood, Massachusetts

TheEversource Engineering Internship Program is designed to deliver students with the opportunity to apply both classroom and prior experience learning to real life application. The program is 3-months in duration and provides everyone an opportunity to gain experience working in assigned engineering areas.

The Transmission Line Engineering (“TLE”) team at Eversource Energy is responsible for the design and engineering support for the construction, maintenance, and operation of Overhead and Underground Transmission Lines on the Eversource Transmission System. For overhead transmission lines, this involves structural analysis and design, foundation design and layout of Overhead Transmission Lines using the Power Line Systems PLS-CADD™ software. For underground transmission lines, this involves the layout of underground conduits, design of trenchless crossings thermal ratings of cables and cable installation calculations.

As an intern, you will assist department engineers and lead engineers with routine and special projects involving the Transmission Line Engineering group: These projects will include completing activities and assignments associated with improving the safe and reliable design and operation of the electrical transmission and distribution system. You will learn basic utility engineering concepts applicable to the group you are placed in and will also learn the principles of good customer service and electric reliability.

Education, Qualifications and Experience

You will need to be pursuing a BS in Civil Engineering. Ideally, you will have technical and analytical background and experience. Software experience includes Microsoft Office Suite.

Worker Type:

HRIS - Contractor

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EEO Statement

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

VEVRRA Federal Contractor

Emergency Response:

Responding to emergency situations to meet customers’ needs is part of every employee’s role. If employed, you will be given an Emergency Restoration assignment. This means you may be called to assist during an emergency outside of your normal responsibilities, work hours and location.