Bechtel Corporation 2019 Student Internship (U.S.) - Innovation Engineer ( AZ) in GLENDALE, Arizona

Have you ever wondered how companies with a long history such as Bechtel’s keep up to date with current technology, figure out how to continuously improve tried and true processes, and encourage a learning environment where new ideas from our colleagues are tested and actually implemented?

At Bechtel, we have a long tradition of engineering, construction and project management (EPC) excellence in supporting multiple industries. To maintain that excellence and ensure we retain our premier position in the EPC industry, Bechtel has recently launched its Innovation Office, a program and team dedicated to helping Bechtel strengthen its competitive edge.

Interns supporting the various Innovation teams will help us harness the explosion in technology advances and apply them to our business.

General Job Duties

Innovation team interns may be responsible for:

researching and testing new technologies;

assisting with the management of innovation ideas as they progress through the process – prototype, pilot implementation;

overseeing product development;

assisting with the marketing and communications of the program and its ideas.

Basic Qualifications

Currently enrolled in a four-year Bachelor of Science degree program in Engineering, or a Bachelor of Arts degree in Construction Management, Marketing, Visual Arts, Industrial Design, Psychology, or Game Theory, from an accredited college or University

Completed at least one year of undergraduate studies in one of the above fields

Possess the eligibility to work and remain in the U.S. without sponsorship

Preferred Qualifications

Currently enrolled in a Master of Science degree program in Environmental Studies (which may include Environmental Management or Safety Management), Construction (with a focus on Safety), or Public Health from an accredited college or university

Completed relevant coursework with a strong GPA

General understanding of the Engineering and Construction industry

Excellent visual, written and oral communication skills

Creative problem solver

Interest in emerging technologies