Civil Engineering Internship
Summer 2024
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Kairos Power

201-500 employees

Develops advanced, safe, clean nuclear technology
Company Overview
Kairos Power stands out as a leader in the clean energy sector, with a clear mission to transition the world to sustainable energy sources, thereby improving quality of life and environmental protection. Their advanced reactor technology, the KP-FHR, offers a clean, sustainable, and inherently safe energy solution with a near-zero carbon footprint and low water consumption, demonstrating their commitment to technical innovation and environmental responsibility. The company's ambitious goal of a U.S. demonstration plant by 2030, coupled with their unique approach to reducing technical risk, positions them as a competitive player in the energy industry.

Company Stage


Total Funding





Alameda, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Alameda, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Architecture & Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
  • Current student pursuing Bachelors, Masters, or PhD degree in Civil Engineering or related field
  • Application of technical skills outside of classroom setting (i.e. laboratory, research, extracurricular projects, personal projects, or prior internship or work experience) is preferred
  • Proven team player with excellent verbal, written communication/presentation, and interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter, critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and manage competing priorities
  • Ability to work well in an integrated collaborative team environment, including frequent interactions with cross-functional teams
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office application (e.g. Outlook, Excel, Word) and other software systems
  • Learn and utilize applicable building codes and design codes
  • Design structures following the functional and code requirements utilizing both hand calculation and commercially available finite element analysis software (ANSYS preferred)
  • Develop engineering design calculation packages, which may include static, dynamic, blast, vibration, and thermal stresses, utilizing both hand analysis and finite element analysis. Evaluate life of structural components for low and high cycle fatigue
  • Experience in explicit dynamics is a plus
  • Experienced with scripting is a plus (Python, Excel Macro)
  • Develop 3D models and 2D drawings using CAD software (SolidWorks preferred)
  • Prepare presentations and reports of the work performed
  • Review, update and provide guidance on the structural material selection and structural component specifications
  • Ensure process integrity; promote safe operability and maintainability via formal reviews