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Summer Intern - Work Management (Omaha Center)

Omaha Public Power District Omaha, NE

Job Description



Department: Work Management Engineering

Location: Omaha Service Center,   Omaha, NE

Duration:  May 2020  August 2020

Work Schedule: 7:00am 3:30pm

Pay: $14.00

As a Work Management intern the student will gain hands-on experience in the field of Contract Management and learn about the efficient, effective, timely, and safe construction of Transmission and Distribution facilities. The student will interact with contractors, engineers, and OPPD's T&D construction center's for the purpose of constructing new residential developments and overhead line rebuilds, and for the maintenance of distribution systems by coordinating underground cable replacements and pole replacements in accordance with our GLIT program. Experience will also be gained in the area of coordinating and communicating contractor work schedules, ensuring contract compliance, assisting supply chain with the development of new construction contracts, and developing performance measures and tracking productivity. Student will split time working in an office environment, attending meetings, and traveling throughout OPPD's 13 county territory to coordinate contractor work activities.





Specific fields of study required:  Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, Construction Management

2.5 GPA or higher is required

Completed Junior year course work

Current full-time student attending an accredited college/university

Technical Ability (i.e. software): Microsoft Word/Excel, Primavera

Closing Statement




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.


Org Marketing Statement


EOE:  Protected Veterans/Disability

How To Apply



Apply online at, 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

Direct: 531-226-3068


Job Details

Date Posted January 27, 2020
Date Closes March 27, 2020
Requisition 295883
Located In Omaha, NE
SOC Category 00-0000.00