Minnkota Power is seeking one qualified student for a Mechanical or Electrical Engineering Intern at our Milton R. Young Power Plant near Center, ND.
The Milton R. Young Station is a two-unit coal-fired power plant, providing a stable energy source for our cooperative member-owners. The station is located 35 miles from Bismarck, North Dakota, a growing and progressive city with many recreational opportunities.
This internship would be from May through August 2023.
The individual will assist the plant engineers in the following:
Project scopes of work, cost estimates, schedules and detailed design packages
Coordinate the preparation of construction drawings and specifications for plant process equipment Design and installation of replacement equipment.
Troubleshoot existing systems with operations and maintenance to resolve safety or production problems with engineered solutions.
Periodic performance testing on plant equipment
Use meters, instruments and engineering tools and equipment to:
collect necessary data for plant testing requirements
analyze test results
make recommendations for modification, replacement or repair of equipment
Providing engineering support to other departments as is required
Individuals must have completed their junior year of a Mechanical or Electrical Engineering curriculum. Good oral and written communication skills are essential. Individual must possess a valid driver's license. Must be able to meet the physical an mental requirements of the position.
On-line applications can be found at www.Minnkota.com. Resumes will not be accepted without a completed application.
Minnkota Power Cooperative is an EEO/AAP/Female/Minority/Disabled/Vets Employer
Our Power is our People
Minnkota Power Cooperative, headquartered in Grand Forks, ND, has played a major role in bringing a better quality of life to residents of eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota for more than 75 years.
The company has a wide range of about 400 knowledgeable and skilled employees who work to bring reliable, low-cost electric energy to rural America. Minnkota creates career growth and development a priority by creating a challenging and rewarding work environment. The company also promotes a true work-life balance that helps enhance employees' quality of life.
A generation and transmission cooperative, Minnkota Power Cooperative is owned by 11 distribution cooperatives. Three in eastern North Dakota and eight in northwestern Minnesota. Minnkota also serves as operating agent for the Northern Municipal Power Agency (NMPA) in Thief River Falls, MN. In total, the Minnkota/NMPA Joint System provides electricity to more than 150,000 customers.
Minnkota's Milton R. Young station is a two-unit coal fired power plant providing a stable energy source for our cooperative member-owners. The station is located 35 miles from Bismarck, ND, a growing and progressive city with many recreational opportunities.