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2019 Student Internship (U.S.) - Innovation (IS&T)

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Bechtel has a long tradition of technical and engineering excellence in supporting multiple industries. Our employees use their ideas and ingenuity to create innovative, practical, and cost-effective solutions for our customers and our business.  Bechtel's internship program was created to cultivate real-life industry interest based on hands-on experience.  Many new university graduate hires began their careers at Bechtel as a student intern.



To identify, promote, and embrace IT-focused technical emerging trends and innovations within IS&T.


We act as the liaison between IS&T, Bechtel Innovation, and other business units to ensure Bechtel’s innovative initiatives are properly and timely supported by IS&T resources and systems.


Scope and Responsibilities

  • Identify, evaluate, and advise on emerging trends to be incorporated into execution strategies.
  • Increase IS&T and Bechtel’s Digital IQ by developing technology POV papers.
  • Assist with idea development, value proposition, and pitching for IS&T teams.
  • Facilitate emerging trends awareness (Hackathons, Lunch & Learn, Virtual Chats, Demos).
  • Engage IS&T employees to participate in innovative prototypes on jobsites.
  • Bridge Bechtel Innovation idea leads with required IS&T resources and systems.
  • Support emerging technologies for conference shows and M&BD client demos.
  • Co-develop and co-lead relevant emerging technologies (e.g. IoT platform).




IS&T INET is sponsored by the Chief Information Officer who provides resources, management, and oversight. Relevant IS&T INET activities are coordinated and aligned with the Chief Innovation Officer’s organization.


Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. We stand apart for our ability to get the job done right—no matter how big, how complex, or how remote. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in infrastructure; mining and metals; nuclear, security and environmental; and oil, gas, and chemicals. Since its founding in 1898, Bechtel has worked on more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents. Today, our 53,000 colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 40 countries.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without
regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected
veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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