E&I Technician Internship at our Coal Creek Station in Underwood, ND. Will assist with routine and emergency maintenance on electrical, instrumentation, and control systems to ensure a safe, efficient and reliable electric plant operation. The duration of this internship will be the summer of 2019 (May – August).
Coal Creek Station is the state’s largest power plant, featuring two units with a generating capacity of more than 1,100 megawatts. The fuel source for the plant is lignite coal, supplied by the adjoining Falkirk Mine. Coal Creek Station has been a top performer in several national rankings of power plants as it is one of the most reliable and cost-efficient in the country.
Perform calibration, predictive, and preventative maintenance on a variety of complex industrial electrical and instrument & control systems to ensure plant availability and to maximize efficiency
Provide E&I assistance on new and existing plant equipment to ensure safe and efficient plant operations
Assist in the completion of projects
Must be enrolled in college or completed curriculum from an accredited institution.
Must be enrolled in a two year associated degree OR within a Post-Secondary program.
Focus within electrical, electronic, HVAC/refrigeration or instrumentation and controls.
Have an overall GPA of at least 3.0