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Co-Op - Electrical Engineer - ECC

Omaha Public Power District
Omaha, NE 68102
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Department: Energy Management System/ Engineering
Location: Energy Control Center, Omaha, NE
Duration: May 2021 December 2021
Other: Additional terms beyond 2021 may be available
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday 8:00 to 4:30
Pay: $21.69
This position will support OPPD's Energy Management System (EMS) which is a realtime SCADA system on Linux and Windows hardware. Use of both graphical user interfaces and command line interfaces will be required. Work will include creation and maintenance of entries in relational databases, and graphical displays used to monitor and control the power grid. Some programming may be required for this position, mostly in C, Python, and SQL; the applicant should be familiar with, or at a minimum willing to learn these languages. The applicant must understand the importance of physical and electronic security and have a strong focus on maintaining the safe and reliable operation of the EMS.


Specific fields of study required: Electrical Engineering
2.5 GPA or higher is required
Sophomore or higher college level
Current full-time student attending an accredited college/university
Technical Ability (i.e. software): Emphasis in Power Engineering preferred; Knowledge in programming languages such as C, Python, and SQL preferred

Closing Statement

At Omaha Public Power District, we're passionate about three things: power, the people who make it, and the people who rely on it.
WE ARE: Where the Light Starts. OPPD is the 12 th largest public power utility in the U.S., serving over 850,000 people across 5,000 square miles and 13 counties.
WE'RE COMMITTED TO: Each other and the people we serve. This commitment drives us. We're dedicated to providing our communities with affordable, reliable, and environmentally sensitive energy services today, tomorrow, and well into the future.
OUR JOB: To provide power with a purpose. We have real impact - on people's lives, on the environment, and on the future of energy. We're always looking for bright, capable people who want an opportunity to lead from where you are"wherever you are" and know that your ideas will be heard. If you want to be a source of real, positive change for the community and the people who live in this region, then working for a company acknowledged for caring about these same things is likely a priority for you as well.

Org Marketing Statement

EOE: Protected Veterans/Disability

How To Apply

Apply online at www.oppd.com, on or before January 29, 2021
**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.

Darlene H. Brown, MS, PHR, SHRM-CP
Talent Acquisition Recruiter , Certified Strengths Coach and Executive Coach
HC Talent Acquisition - Human Capital Division
Direct: 531-226-3068 Cell: 402-880-3929

Posted: 2020-10-04 Expires: 2020-11-02
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