Department: Distribution Engineering
Location: Energy Plaza, Omaha, NE
Duration: May 2020 – December 2020
Work Schedule: 7:30am - 4:00pm, M-F
As part of the Distribution Engineering Department, the co-op will have the opportunity to complete assignments that provide an in-depth understanding of distribution design practices, data analysis and equipment life-cycle management..
The co-op will be exposed to engineering design and analysis, work order development, material procurement, construction practices, maintenance, regulations, codes and other aspects of designing and maintaining utility distribution systems.
Specific activities may include preparation of engineering drawings and documents, development of cost estimates, analysis of pole attachment requests, review and update of distribution design and construction standards, field data collection and other related duties as assigned by the manager or engineers.
Candidates must display the ability to think logically, communicate a clear understanding of the subject matter and offer informed suggestions to improve processes.
Specific fields of study required: Electrical Engineering
2.5 GPA or higher required
Junior Status or Higher
Current full-time student attending an accredited college/university
Technical Ability (i.e. software):
Microsoft Office Suite of products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Ability to read and understand technical drawings and documents desired.
Strong written and verbal communications skills
Ability to work well in a team environment
Leading the way we power the future.
To provide affordable, reliable and environmentally sensitive energy services to our customers.
We have a PASSION to serve – We HONOR our community – We CARE about each other.
EOE: Protected Veterans/Disability
How To Apply
Apply online at www.oppd.com, on or before March 13, 2020
**PLEASE NOTE**-Your application has not been submitted unless you have applied for a specific requisition. If you have not chosen a specific opening, your application will remain in "DRAFT" form and will not be viewed by our Human Capital staff.
For additional information, please contact:
Darlene Brown, TA Recruiter
HC Talent Acquisition - Human Capital Division