Engineering - 2024 Summer Internships

Requisition Number:  12647

Columbia, SC, US, 29209

Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports Westinghouse’s mission to provide clean energy solutions? At Westinghouse, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.


If this sounds like an environment you would thrive in, we have an numerous opportunities for Engineering Students for our 2024 Summer Intern Program


Location: Columbia, SC


Westinghouse has a long history of operations in South Carolina - dating back to the 1969 opening of the Westinghouse Columbia Fuel Fabrication Facility (CFFF) in Hopkins, just outside of Columbia. Today, CFFF is one of the largest facilities of its kind in the world.  The site houses fuel manufacturing facilities, product engineering and testing laboratories, as well as fuel marketing and contract administration. It covers 1,155 acres that include 550,000 square feet of manufacturing and office space.  Nuclear power plants produce about 20 percent of electricity generated in the U.S. About 10 percent of U.S. electricity comes from nuclear fuel manufactured by Westinghouse at CFFF.


From our beginning, when the first fuel components were produced and shipped from CFFF, we have created a legacy of quality performance and products. Westinghouse is committed to safety, quality and meeting customer needs and expectations as we strive to be the industry's most responsive supplier of flawless, value-added fuel products and services.


Your Day-to-Day: 

1. Providing engineering design and/or analysis of nuclear fuel products / components
2. Interfacing with customers, vendors and other internal functional groups on engineering level to obtain information necessary to perform work assignments;
3. Planning and scheduling work to meet assignment requirements.


Who You Are: 
As a successful candidate, you will bring the following to the team: 

* Pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Engineering: Mechanical, Electrical, Manufacturing, Industrial, Nuclear, Chemical, Materials, Enviornmental / Saftey, Computer, Software, etc. 
*  Minimum GPA of 3.0 preferred.

* Strongly Value Safety and Quality
* Completion of Sophomore year of college by May 2024




Why Westinghouse?

Westinghouse Electric Company is the global nuclear energy industry’s first choice for safe, clean, and efficient energy solutions. We enable our delivery of this vision by living our value system:

  • Safety and Quality
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Customer Focus and Innovation
  • Speed and Passion to Win
  • Teamwork and Accountability


While our Global Headquarters are located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting


EOE of Minorities / Females / Vets / Disability.


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Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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