Corning Incorporated Electrical Engineering Intern in Erwin, New York

Electrical Engineering Intern

Date: Feb 24, 2018

Location: Erwin, NY, US, 14870

Req #: 19363

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertiseinspecialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Corning’s Environmental Technologies segment manufactures ceramic substrates and filter products for emissions control in mobile and stationary applications around the world.

Scope of Position :

EE intern will be assigned to an active project working for one or more of the experienced EE’s in the Department.

Day to Day Responsibilities :

  • Assist in maintaining and updating the plant power system.

  • Update the power systems study to document available fault currents and arc flash energies and apply associated hazard labeling.

  • Review power system protective coordination settings and implement necessary changes. Work will include use of Power Systems analysis software.

  • Select power sources for new projects by reviewing available capacity, power outage requirements, and circuit routing.

  • Oversee new circuit installations and ensure one-lines and panel schedules reflect modifications.

  • Communicate ideas and project status clearly and professionally through graphic and written media, and oral presentations.

  • Provide necessary documentation of activities, results, assignments.

Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time : Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM; some flexibility for off hours support may be required.

Required Education:

•Working on a BS in Electrical Engineering Required.

•Currently attending at least Sophomore year of college

Required Skills:

•Self-motivated, independent, flexible, quick learner, listens and follows instructions and provides constructive feedback

•Excellent computer skills (working knowledge and application of Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, and Acrobat, and able to quickly learn Power systems analysis software used by the company as well as AutoCad)

•Ability to build effective working relationships with others

•Strong organizational skills

•Ability to multi-task and deliver results on given assignments by assigned due dates

•Willing to spend large amounts of time in a factory environment potentially on different shifts on occasion as dictated by project requirements

Desired Skills:

•Knowledge of basic electrical power engineering concepts and safe work methods

•Prior work experience is a plus

Soft Skills ):

•Excellent verbal & written skills

•Desire to work in a team based environment


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