Spring 2022-Engineering Western Division Intern - 90299946 - Los Angeles

Date: Oct 8, 2021

Location: Los Angeles, CA, US, 90012

Company: Amtrak

Your success is a train ride away.

Amtrak connects businesses and communities across the country and we move America’s workforce toward the future. We employ more than 20,000 diverse, energetic professionals in a variety of career fields throughout the United States. The safety of our passengers, our employees, the public and our operating environment is our priority and the success of our railroad is the result of our employees.

Are you ready to join our team?

SUMMARY OF DUTIES:
This position will support Engineering Western Division Team by performing tasks as directed by department Senior Manager/Project Manager.


ESSNETIAL FUNCTIONS:
• Search for, and file, drawings and help manage project documentation control
• Perform assignments under the direct supervisions of Project Manager
• Revise and publish scopes of work and help develop project cost estimates
• Manage facility maintenance program and closeout work-orders
• Assist in document reproduction and updating project status report
• Assist with drawings review and draft project correspondence with stakeholders

 

PREFERRED EDUCATION: 
Pursuing Bachelor Degree in Civil, Mechanical or Electrical or construction Engineering enrolled in undergraduate program.

 

WORK EXPERIENCE:
• Communicate effectively with team members, supervisors, managers and customers
• Strong PC skills, especially Microsoft Office applications
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills, self-starter, motivated individual

 

PREFERRED WORK EXPERIENCE:
• Project Management, maintenance or construction
• Ability to successfully manage multiple tasks
• Interest in railroad transportation industry


COMMUNICATION AND INTERPERSONAL SKILLS:
Must have excellent oral and written communication skill

Requisition ID:71539
Posting Location(s):California
Job Family/Function:Engineering 
Relocation Offered:No 
Travel Requirements:None 

Amtrak employees power our progress through their performance.
 

We want your work at Amtrak to be more than a job – we want it to be a fulfilling experience where you find challenging and rewarding opportunities, respect among colleagues, competitive pay, benefits that protect you and your family and a high performance culture that recognizes and values your contributions and helps you reach your career goals.


All positions require pre-employment background check verification, a pre-employment drug screen and proof of full vaccination against COVID -19. Amtrak is committed to a safe workplace free of drugs and alcohol and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing. Marijuana, notwithstanding any statute, ordinance, regulation, or other law that legalizes or decriminalizes the use or possession of marijuana, whether for medical, recreational, or other use.  Candidates who engage in the usage of marijuana will not be qualified for hire.   Successful applicants for employment with Amtrak must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the date of hire as a condition of employment, subject to requests for accommodation.  Fully vaccinated means 14 days have elapsed since receiving the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or 14 days since receiving the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.


In accordance with DOT regulations (49 CFR § 40.25), Amtrak is required to obtain prior drug and alcohol testing records for applicants/employees intending to perform safety-sensitive duties for covered Department of Transportation positions. If an applicant/employee refuses to provide written consent for Amtrak to obtain these records, the individual will not be permitted to perform safety-sensitive functions.


Note that any education requirement listed above may be deemed satisfied if you have an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.


Amtrak is an EOE/Affirmative Action Minority/Female employer, and we welcome all to apply. We consider candidates regardless of race/color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related conditions), national origin/ethnicity, age, disability (intellectual, mental and physical), veteran status, marital status, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, genetic information, citizenship or any other personal characteristics protected by law.



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