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Instrumentation, Control & Electrical Intern (Houston)

Instrumentation, Control & Electrical Intern (Houston)

  • Location United States - Texas - Houston
  • Travel required
  • Job category Engineering Group
  • Relocation available
  • Job type Graduates
  • Job code 129937BR
  • Experience level
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Job summary

Electrical Engineer Intern (Controls & Automation)

Location Houston, TX

About the Role

As an Electrical Engineering intern in Controls & Automation, you will:

  • Enable a relatively small number of operators to have full control of the manufacturing plants, including oil & gas production sites such as oil rigs

  • Optimize production and improving safety by making continuous suggestions to process control, as well as designing and maintaining the integrated control and safety systems (ICSS) that house these controls

  • Lead the Subsea control systems for our facilities used in both shallow and deep-water offshore installations

Are you ready to ignite your potential with BP?

About You

Taking on the role as an Electrical Engineering intern in Controls & Automation means being able to continuously execute and improve your performance. Alongside a strong degree in a technical field, such as electrical engineering or a closely related degree, that means having a passion for problem-solving, a sharp eye for detail, and the desire to work with a diverse team.

What we are looking for

Minimum Requirements
  • Pursuing Bachelors of Science Degree 
  • Must have cumulative and major GPA of 3.2 or higher
  • bp will not support US immigration sponsorship for internships or full-time/long term employment
  • Must be in final year, graduating May 2022
Preferred Requirements
  • Majoring in Electrical Engineering/Technology, Mechanical Engineering/Technology, Chemical Engineering, Controls Engineering, or other closely related discipline


About bp

Discover your place with us and help our business meet the challenges of the future. You MUST upload your resume plus transcript and complete your online application at http://bp.com/uscampus.

Note: Remember, you can only apply for ONE opportunity. If you are not sure this is the role for you, please return to our Degree Matcher to review your other options.

At bp, we’re reimagining energy for people and our planet. With operations working across almost every part of the energy system, we’re leading the way in reducing carbon emissions and developing more sustainable methods for solving the energy challenge.

We’re a diverse team of engineers, scientists, traders and business professionals determined to find answers to problems that must be solved. But we know we can’t do it alone.  We are looking for people who share our passion for reinvention to bring a fresh perspective, collaborative spirit, and challenge our thinking in our ambition to achieve net zero.

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