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ViacomCBS Plant Engineering Intern - STEM Program Summer 2020 in Studio City, California

REF#: 36507

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network

JOB TYPE: Paid Intern




CBS was established in 1928, when founder William Paley purchased 16 independent radio stations and christened them the Columbia Broadcast System. Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS's total network lineup was watched by more than 110 million people a week during the 2017/2018 season. CBS has been the #1 network in primetime for 10 consecutive seasons. The network has the #1 comedy/scripted program, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; #l late night program, THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.


  • Assist managers/supervisors in the execution of their essential job functions.

  • Assist in execution of contractor bid processes.

  • Assist in weekly tasks and job meetings.

  • Assist in the preparation and execution of equipment orders.

  • Assist in tracking equipment orders and scheduling deliveries in accordance with construction schedule.

  • Assist with project closeout (i.e. punch lists, as-builts, final invoicing, filing).

  • Assist in the inspection of capital projects for compliance with specifications and quality control.

  • Assist in the review of plans for completeness and compliance with standards.

  • Provide support to other Plant Operations personnel, as requested.

  • Prepare and/or review spreadsheets, standard operating procedures, operational logs, plans, presentations and other technical documents.

  • Complete estimates and manage completion of minor capital projects.

  • Complete specific assignments as requested and/or required by the co-op/intern program of the college being attended.

  • Collect, analyze and interpret data (operational, statistical, etc…) and make recommendations/proposed solutions.

  • Attend special events for STEM interns.


  • Must be enrolled full-time at a college or university throughout the duration of the internship.

  • Background in project management is a plus.

  • Background in facility management is a plus.

  • Desire to work with electrical/HVAC system design, or plumbing/mechanical system is a plus.

  • Good analytical problem solving ability.

  • Self-motivated with good interpersonal skills to work effectively as a team member.


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled