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Instrumentation, Controls & Electrical Engineer (Intern) - Houston, TX

Instrumentation, Controls & Electrical Engineer (Intern) - Houston, TX

  • Location United States - Texas - Houston
  • Travel required
  • Job category Engineering Group
  • Relocation available
  • Job type Graduates
  • Job code 140211BR
  • Experience level
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Job summary

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

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.

Successful interns will be considered for a full-time role within our One Engineering Program upon earning their degree. The One Engineering Program at bp is a development program for Early career discipline engineers, in which they will build their experience through challenging development assignments, develop a toolkit of transferable skills for the future, and have a dedicated network of support to help them succeed.

At bp, we love our interns! In addition to developing your technical capabilities within your given discipline, we ensure you enjoy your time with us and have a fun summer. Some of the wonderful things you’ll experience as a bp intern are:
  • 12-week internship
  • Competitive pay
  • Retirement savings opportunities
  • bp provided corporate housing with furnished apartments
  • Relocation assistance (if eligible)
  • Social events, lunch & learns and community service opportunities
  • “Chat with a Leader” sessions
  • Projects centered on meaningful work and true business impacts

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

Preferred Requirements
  • Majoring in Electrical Engineering/Technology, Mechanical Engineering/Technology, Chemical Engineering, Controls Engineering, or other closely related discipline

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