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Internship & Career Options

Various internship opportunities are available and below are some of the local companies to research. Visit their websites often to view job openings. For more internship information, contact Professor Oleg Andric in the BioScience Building, SC134.
Email: andrico@palmbeachstate.edu  |  Phone: (561) 207-5414

 Pratt & Whitney logo

Pratt & Whitney is a world leader in the design, manufacture, and service of aircraft engines and auxiliary power units. The company's worldwide large commercial engine maintenance, repair and overhaul network provides innovative services that add value and delight customers around the globe. Pratt & Whitney's large commercial engines power more than 25 percent of the world's mainline passenger fleet. Pratt & Whitney has built a long and distinguished record of providing top-of-the-line military engines to 31 armed forces around the world. Our military engines power front line fighters, such as the F-15 Eagle, F-16 Fighting Falcon, F-22 Raptor and F-35 Lightning II, as well as the C-17 Globemaster III military transport and Boeing's KC-46, the U.S. Air Force's new airlift tanker. Pratt & Whitney AeroPower designs and manufactures auxiliary power units and turbojet engines for commercial and military aircraft. Products include airborne auxiliary power units and ground power units, and small expendable and recoverable turbojet propulsion systems.

 

Sikorsky logo 

Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of military and commercial helicopters; fixed-wing aircraft; spare parts and maintenance, repair and overhaul services for helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft; and civil helicopter operations. Sikorsky helicopters are used by all five branches of the United States armed forces, along with military services and commercial operators in 40 nations.  In 2015, Sikorsky was acquired by Lockheed Martin. Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that – with the addition of Sikorsky – employs approximately 126,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. Sikorsky helicopters have saved an estimated 2 million lives since performing the world's first helicopter rescue in 1944.

 

Below are more companies to contact about possible career opportunities:

 

nextera energy



sikorsky

 



sfwmd



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primetest



wheelabrator technologies



element



solarsecurity

 

Energy & Power Career Guide

Green Careers

American Wind Energy Association

Solar Energy Industries Association

National Hydropower Association

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