Engineering Intern

Company Name: Truckee Donner Public Utility District

Website: http://www.tdpud.org/
Location: Truckee, CA
Description:

Truckee Donner Public Utility District is a customer-owned electric and water utility located in the beautiful Sierra Nevada Mountains, 15 miles north of Lake Tahoe.

The District is looking for a candidate that has knowledge of, and looking to gain experience in, the following technologies and skills: ArcGIS Mapping Software, AutoDesk CAD Software, GPS data collection, Electric Distribution construction standards / specifications and easement permitting.  This position will be divided between gathering data in the field and preparing maps and drawings in GIS and CAD applications in the office.

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Enrolled in and completion of at least two-years in a Bachelor of Science Degree program in Engineering from a college or university accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology or possession of an Engineer in Training Certification.
  • Knowledge and experience of AutoCAD and PC applications desirable.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office computer programs (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.).
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Possession of a valid Class C license with acceptable driving history.
  • Walking outdoors on uneven terrain for long periods of the day documenting information.
  • Sitting for long periods at a time in front of a computer inputting information collected.

Preferred Qualifications: N/A

Desired Majors: Geography, Geological Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Mining Engineering

Position Type: Full-time Internship

Hours per week: 40

Salary & Benefits: $20.15 per hour

Application Process:  

Please submit a cover letter, resume and District application to TDPUD Human Resources, 11570 Donner Pass Rd., Truckee, CA 96161 or fax to (530) 587.5056 or email to kimharris@tdpud.org. District application and full job description is available at www.tdpud.org.

Application Deadline: Position is open until filled

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