Engineering Intern

Location US-OH-Dublin
Requisition ID
Business Area
Energy Systems
Posting Position Type
Temporary staff

Local Unit & Position Description

DNV's – Energy Systems North America Region is seeking an Engineering Intern to work in the Advisory Services Department in the Service Area for Midstream/Downstream & Labs. This team of engineering consultants specializes in internal and external pipeline corrosion management, hydraulic and flow assurance modeling, and computational fluid modeling.


The Engineering Intern will have the opportunity to learn how we initiate, develop, and complete engineering consulting studies for DNV clients. This position reports to the Head of Department in Advisory Services.


The position is based in the Columbus (Dublin OH) office.

The duration of this position is for 6 to 12 months only.


What you’ll do

  • Working effectively and efficiently within a group of engineers and consultants
  • Carrying out engineering consulting studies using software packages
  • Modeling pipeline systems and associated facilities from upstream, midstream to downstream
  • Compiling data received from clients and determining the appropriate methodologies and calculations to solve issue at hand
  • Documenting analyses, processes, and procedures in a technical format to clearly deliver results and impact of those results to client
  • Engage in a group of engineers and consultants, reviewing, and verifying each other’s work
  • Interact with other team members and clients in a manner that is professional and promotes collaboration
  • Setup and prepare pipeline and coupon samples for analyses in the laboratory
  • Carry out regulatory compliance reviews of client assets and facilities

Position Qualifications

What is Required

*NOTE: Please submit a cover letter along with your resume when applying. In your cover letter, please tell us why you are interested in this role with DNV.

  • Engineering Student (preferably Mechanical, Chemical or Pipeline) from an accredited university
  • Microsoft Excel and Word, strong technical writing skills, problem solving, critical thinking, ability to pick up technical concepts quickly
  • Attention to detail, internally motivated, hardworking, strong social skills, professional presence, takes initiative
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, ability to respect and understand cultural diversity and create a positive team spirit
  • Ability to work on a team effectively and efficiently, but also be able to show effectiveness when working alone
  • Ability to handle fast pace, high demand environments with strong time management skills.
  • Actively seeks opportunities to help team members with demanding project schedules and expectations
  • Travel requirement 10%
  • Excellent written and oral English communication skills
  • We conduct pre-employment drug and background screening

What is Preferred

  • Microsoft PowerPoint, Macro, VBA
  • Python programming experience

*Immigration-related employment benefits, for example visa sponsorship, are not available for this position*


How We Do It

We Care, We Dare, We Share


Our mission is to safeguard life, property, and the environment. By joining us, you will work towards our meaningful vision: to make a global impact for a safe and sustainable future. DNV offers a congenial working environment, competitive salaries, and an exceptional benefits package. We value diversity, equity and inclusion and want you to bring your whole self to work each day. Read more here:


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Meet our Employees

About DNV


DNV is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunity, including providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability. US applicants with a physical or mental disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact the North America Recruitment department ( Information received relating to accommodations will be addressed confidentially.


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Company & Business Area Description

DNV is the independent expert in assurance and risk management, operating in more than 100 countries. Through our broad experience and deep expertise we advance safety and sustainable performance, set industry benchmarks, and inspire and invent solutions. 


We provide assurance to the entire energy value chain through our advisory, monitoring, verification, and certification services. As the world's leading resource of independent energy experts and technical advisors, we help industries and governments to navigate the many complex, interrelated transitions taking place globally and regionally, in the energy industry. We are committed to realizing the goals of the Paris Agreement, and support all stakeholders to transition faster to a deeply decarbonized energy system.

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