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Electrical Engineering Intern

Date: May 25, 2019

Location: Columbus, OH, US

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 19619 

Job Category: Engineering; Project Engineering 

Location: Columbus, OH, United States  


With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.


Hatch is currently seeking recent an Electrical Engineering Intern to join its team in Columbus, OH. We are looking for students that enjoy working with people in a team environment, strive for excellence, and understand innovation. The position will allow candidates to directly apply and develop their knowledge in Electrical Engineering. In addition to theoretical design and analytical work, candidates will gain valuable real-world experience and work closely with experienced engineers who will provide guidance and mentoring.


This is an excellent opportunity for Interns to acquire knowledge in power distribution systems, instrumentation and controls, switchgear, stand-by power systems, load and fault current calculations, power flow and short circuit analysis, SCADA and telemetry, lighting systems, and NEC code compliance.



  • Assist Electrical Engineers in preparing engineering calculations such as load flow analysis and short circuit analysis.
  • Prepare technical specifications for equipment procurement and construction contracts, and write reports for power system studies such as arc flash analysis, protective device coordination, and transient stability studies.


  • Must be pursuing a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Minimum of a cumulative 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Aptitude for working on multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Commitment to achieving engineering excellence.
  • Ability to apply technical knowledge to various practical problems.
  • A desire to learn and continually develop.
  • Strong personal commitment to safety.
  • Co-op or Summer Student experience an asset.

We are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers employment applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected status. If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know. We will do our utmost to accommodate, in accordance with applicable local legislation. 

Nearest Major Market: Columbus
Nearest Secondary Market: Dublin

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