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Co-Op Distribution Planning Engineering (ECC)

Omaha Public Power District Omaha, NE

Job Description



Department: Distribution Planning Engineering

Location: Energy Plaza, Omaha, NE

Duration:  May 2020  December 2020

Work Schedule: 8:30am 5:00pm, M-F (40 hours per week)

Pay: $21.69


Assist full-time engineers in performing technical and economic analyses necessary to determine feasible, reliable, and economical expansion plans for the District's distribution system to adequately meet internal and external customers' forecasted requirements.  (œDistribution System will refer to electrical power delivery facilities operating at voltages between 4,160 volts and 34,000 volts.)  Assists in creating and maintaining computer models of the distribution system.  Performs switching studies to prepare the distribution system for the summer peak loading season.  Performs other operational and customer related studies as assigned under the guidance of full-time engineers.



Specific fields of study required:  Electrical Engineering, Power emphasis preferred

2.5 GPA required

Sophomore Status or Higher

Current full-time student attending an accredited college/university


Technical Ability (i.e. software):

Prior Experience with power flow software (preferred but not mandatory), SQL and/or other programming experience (preferred but not mandatory)



Must be able to pass additional background screening to receive NERC Authorization and work at the ECC

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.

For additional information, please contact:

Darlene Brown, TA Recruiter

HC Talent Acquisition - Human Capital Division

Direct: 531-226-3068

**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.

Job Details

Date Posted February 19, 2020
Date Closes April 19, 2020
Requisition 295878
Located In Omaha, NE
SOC Category 00-0000.00