University of Alaska Southeast


Company: AEL&P The Snettisham Project
Location: Juneau, AK
Position: Intern - Power Generation
Requirements: Currently enrolled in an electrical or mechanical engineering program; valid AK Driver's license

This is a temporary, seasonal position to provide construction monitoring and supervision of a hydroelectric unit overhaul at the Snettisham facility. This position will be based at Snettisham and the candidate will be expected to live on site.

The Snettisham Project is a remote facility located approximately 30 air miles from Juneau. Access to and from site is by chartered aircraft. Employees are required to reside at the Project in a studio furnished apartment. The work schedule will be 10 hour days, 4 days on and 3 days off but could change depending on project conditions.

Responsibilities include:

  • Provide daily reports and pictures to the AEL&P Engineering Staff.
  • Attend daily meetings with contractor personnel on site.
  • Prepare weekly and monthly summary reports for the project file.
  • Organization of project drawings, submittals and correspondence.
  • Update the project schedule.
  • Assist AEL&P Engineering Staff with project logistics; scheduling of aircraft, barges and freight.

Duties of this position will require the ability to:

  • Operate a personal computer, and programs for word processing, spreadsheets and CAD as well as specialized applications for engineering studies and device configuration.
  • Operate standard office equipment and machines such as a printer, fax, calculator, copy machine, camera and telephone.
  • Operate portable and mobile two-way radios.

Salary: $20.09 per hour and eligible for overtime pay. 

See the internship posting for more requirement information and how to apply. 

This position requires the candidate to be currently enrolled in an Electrical or Mechanical Engineering program at a college or university with at least two years of coursework completed. A valid Alaska State Driver’s License is required.

Contact: Debbie Driscoll
Contact at: (907) 463-6302
Closing Date: Open Until Filled