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MidAmerican Energy Company Intern - Generation Engineering in Council Bluffs, Iowa

The purpose of the engineering internship position is to develop college students that are pursuing a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering. Interns will be exposed to a variety of projects and activities that occur within the utility business. Interns will have the opportunity to apply knowledge and skills learned in college and demonstrate abilities in the work place. The position is temporary, nonexempt, and full-time/hourly through the summer. Primary Job Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Job Functions) Duties may include assisting power generation plant engineering staff with engineering related to electrical and mechanical systems including review and troubleshooting of plant electrical and mechanical equipment and system, review of plant system modification specifications, updating of documentation of plant equipment and system information. Assisting with oversite of contractors and others for specific plant modification projects; and other special projects as determined by plant engineering staff. Must be a college student, sophomore or higher standing, currently enrolled in a bachelor's degree program in mechanical engineering. Must be able to work May - August 2023. Prior utility or energy industry experience is not required but helpful. Software skills needed to be used in extracting information from various sources, conducting analysis and assisting workforce to achieve goals. Must have the ability to read and interpret engineering drawings. Effective project management skills. Effective verbal and written communication skills. Effective analytical and problem-solving skills. Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks and projects concurrently. Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position, with or without an accommodation. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Job: Engineering Internship/Coop* *Organization: Generation *Title: *Intern - Generation Engineering Location: IA-Council Bluffs Requisition ID: 2201290