Brief Posting Description Tri-State is an electric utility. We have an Electrical Engineering Intern vacancy available for the 2019 summer in our System Metering area. Students who have successfully completed two (2) to three (3) years of undergraduate study towards a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical or Electronics Engineering, or equivalent programs including, Power Systems, Control Systems, or Telecommunications Systems, from an accredited engineering program are encouraged to apply. Job Requirements Responsibilities:This summer intern position offers an engineering student hands on opportunities to work in and learn various aspects of power utility transmission engineering and operations related to system metering.Specific projects and expected outcomes:The intern will work with engineers and specialists on implementing and documenting metering and SCADA (Supervisor Control and Data Acquisition) system projects, which will include:Metering systems documentation throughout the internship periodMetering network diagramsGIS Meter Viewer database updateAssist Senior Engineers on distributed generation metering projectsCascade system database updates for meter and SCADA devicesExpected Outcomes: Gain a basic understanding of working in a system metering function in an electric utility organization.JOB REQUIREMENTS:Knowledge, Skills and Ability:Effective oral and written communication skills are desired of the applicants as well as organizational skills.Strong computer skills, including experience with the Microsoft Office suite.Desired Qualifications:Experience with ESRI GIS Metering View, SharePoint, and Meridian SoftwareAutoCAD knowledge and/or experienceINTERNSHIP WORK HOURS, WORK SCHEDULE AND LOCATION:The duration of this summer position will be from about the end of May until the end of August (flexible depending on the student's start/end of semester). Work schedule includes Monday through Friday, 8 hours per day, forty hours per week.Location of this position is at Tri-State's Northern Colorado Maintenance Center (NCMC), 3761 Eureka Way, Frederick, CO.Additional Details Log in to Oracle and click on the iRecruitment Employee Candidate Link. Search for Job and click 'Apply Now' Icon.Company Description Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association is a wholesale electric power supplier owned by the 43 electric cooperatives that it serves. Tri-State generates and transmits electricity to its member systems throughout a 200,000 square-mile service territory across Colorado, Nebraska, New Mexico and Wyoming.Serving approximately 1.5 million consumers, Tri-State was founded in 1952 by its member systems to provide a reliable, cost-based supply of electricity. Headquartered in Westminster, Colo., about 1,500 people are employed by Tri-State throughout its four-state service area.Tri-State's power is generated through a combination of owned baseload and peaking power plants that use coal and natural gas as their primary fuels, supplemented by purchased power, federal hydroelectricity allocations and renewable resource technologies. Tri-State delivers power to its members through a transmission system that includes substation facilities, telecommunications sites and over 5000 miles of high voltage transmission lines. Interested? Here is how to Apply: To apply please go to www.tristate.coop/careers then click on the Careers link and search for Electrical Engineering Intern (System Metering). Please attach your resume and your most recent college transcript to your online application.Preference will be given to students who attend accredited colleges and universities in Tri-State's service territory which includes Colorado, Wyoming, Nebraska and New Mexico.Equal Opportunity Employer Associated topics: adapter, bsee, circuit, diagram, kv, lighting, plc, power, schema, stationary engineer
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