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Engineer Intern: Western US (partially remote)

Longenecker & Associates
Berkeley, CA
  • Expired: 26 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Immediate Opening

Longenecker & Associates is seeking an Engineering Intern to support our work on a commercial experimental nuclear project this summer, May through August.

L&A is a woman-owned small business and trusted partner enabling critical missions across the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) complex for more than 30 years. We contribute to DOE’s nuclear security and environmental remediation enterprise by providing the highest-caliber staff and experts.

L&A is unconditionally committed to mission success and the well-being of employees, the nation and the environment. Our team members are passionate about building a healthier environment for generations to come. We are a community that interfaces and effectively communicates with all levels of management and government. If you have a passion for excellence, seek opportunities to engage in mission critical work, and consistently exceed expectations, apply now to join our professional family.

The Engineering Intern will operate under the direction of our ALPD project management team. The main duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Uphold L&A’s core values,
  • Meet all requirements of your institution’s internship program,
  • Follow the intern work plan and timeline,
  • Participate in team meetings, calls and video conferences and maintain appropriate communication with your Mentor, team and intern coordinator,
  • Conduct independent research and self-guided analysis as assigned,
  • Assist in oversight of design, construction and testing of nuclear and non-nuclear facilities,
  • Endeavor to apply engineering concepts in guided, practical exercises,
  • Periodically present to coworkers and leadership,
  • Daily timekeeping,
  • Support team as needed with document creation, system maintenance, business analysis, and other business activities,
  • Support the Project Manager and team with other duties as assigned.

  • Study toward a bachelor’s degree with a focus on an Engineering and/or construction discipline,
  • At least one year of basic science and math courses at the college level,
  • Ability to integrate information from multiple sources to form a comprehensive perspective,
  • Desired Software Skills: Microsoft Office suite,
  • Desired Software Skills: Microsoft Office suite with a strong proficiency in Excel,
  • High level of attention to detail,
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills,
  • Must be able to successfully pass a general background check and drug screen (if required for onsite work),
  • Must be a US Citizen.
This position requires reliable remote work with possible travel to client locations in Washington state and/or Texas. The position is at least 30 hours a week, no more than 40. Exact schedule is negotiable.

Successful candidates will be able to perform the essential functions of the job with reasonable accommodation. This job posting reflects management’s assignment of essential functions and the descriptions listed do not restrict management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

The 12-week internship begins May 15th and ends August 4th.
L&A offers an education-forward, paid intern experience for qualified students looking to learn more about the mission and industry supporting the Department of Energy’s role in our nation’s critical infrastructure. Selected interns will be hired as part-time, non-exempt (hourly) employees at a rate between $22-25/hour depending on experience and year in school.
Interns will actively contribute to solutions for client problems and be asked to participate as a team member. L&A also provides frequent training sessions on the various elements of the DOE complex, the types of work we do to support our sites, tools and systems used in our industry, tours of DOE sites (when possible) and ongoing mentorship by an L&A manager.
Visit to learn more about L&A and our commitment to mission success and the well-being of our employees, the nation and the environment.

Interested students should submit their resume and letter of interest online through the L&A Careers portal or email them to Ryan Hill, Intern Coordinator at Resumes will be accepted until February 20th.

L&A is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or status as a qualified individual with a disability or protected veteran.

Longenecker & Associates


Berkeley, CA
94701 USA