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Kimley-Horn Electrical Intern (Reno, NV) in Reno, Nevada


Kimley-Horn, one of Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For,” is looking for an Electrical Engineering student to join our Reno, NV team for a summer internship.

As an electrical engineer intern, you will perform a variety of engineering tasks, supporting various project managers and collaborating with team members. You will receive both on-the-job and formal training as well as mentorship, camaraderie, and exposure to plan production, project financials, and client interactions.

Job duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Design – traffic operations centers, sensors, message signs, closed circuit TV cameras (CCTV), fiber optic networks

  • Lighting/photometric plan development

  • Power distribution plan development for buildings, lighting, and ITS/control systems

  • Instrumentation and Control systems plan development for utilities

  • Technical specification and report writing

  • Electrical equipment cost research

Position Requirements

  • Have, or in the process of receiving by summer 2022, a BS or MS from an ABET accredited university in the field Electrical Engineering (or related)

  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills

  • Strong sense of urgency and self-initiative to meet client deadlines

  • Detail-oriented

  • Team player with an ability to contribute to a positive work environment

  • Ability to work independently and balance multiple priorities

Desired Qualifications

  • Participation in professional societies

  • Applicable internship experience and/or work experience

  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Excel, Microstation, Synchro, VISSIM, and/or GIS

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)