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Category: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Type: Standard

Location: Clifton Hill

Starts: May. 15, 2022

$ Paid
 Full Time
 Part Time


Discover a POWERful career at Associated Electric!   Our organization offers challenging and rewarding work with career development and internal mobility opportunities -  all within a family friendly and community centric culture.    Our purpose is simple -  to provide safe,  reliable and affordable energy for our member-owners.  At Associated Electric,  one of the largest electric cooperatives in the nation,  opportunities to gain valuable experience and contribute new ideas in an ever-changing industry are endless.


A Mechanical Engineering internship/Coop is available at our Thomas Hill facility in Clifton Hill,  Missouri.  This is a paid internships/Coop available during the 2022 school year.  Internship/coop will be available during the spring,  summer and fall periods based upon availability.  Normal working days are Monday through Friday.  You could also potentially receive course credit while working at AECI!  Contact your school’s career center for more information.


As a mechanical engineering student,  projects may include the following:

· Perform various engineering tasks focused on increasing the reliability of our existing coal and gas plant fleet

· Perform reviews of plant equipment failure mechanisms and providing preventative
maintenance recommendations

· Assist with coordination of testing,  data collection,  reviewing reports for accuracy,  writing
bid specifications and evaluating construction bids from multiple contractors

· Assist with power plant improvement projects such as evaluating maintenance and cost
saving improvements

  • Execute smaller-scale outage projects.


Qualified applicants must be currently enrolled in a mechanical engineering curriculum and have successfully completed two (2)  years of work towards a Bachelor of Science with a preferred GPA of 3.0 or greater.  Experience with Microsoft Office (Word,  Excel,  PowerPoint,  OneNote,  Access)  and AutoCad is desired.

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