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Duke Energy 2021 Spring Co-Op - Customer Delivery - Ohio in Cincinnati, Ohio

More than a career - a chance to make a difference in people's lives.

Build an exciting, rewarding career with us – help us make a difference for millions of people every day. Consider joining the Duke Energy team, where you'll find a friendly work environment, opportunities for growth and development, recognition for your work, and competitive pay and benefits.

Please attach your current unofficial transcript in order to be considered for this position.

This co-op will be located in Cincinnati, OH. Co-op will undertake short-term responsibilities which may involve any or all of the following: electric distribution design, distribution system planning, distribution system operations, or distribution project management.

The student selected will be assigned to specific duties once on board. In addition of the Microsoft suite of software, other software applications utilized by electric utilities will be used. This co-op position is open for students pursuing degrees in undergraduate (BS) studies in Electrical Engineering In addition to working within your discipline, you may be asked to work across a multi-engineering discipline platform.

Work location will be in the Cincinnati, OH area with possible occasional travel within the Duke Energy

service territory.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Currently enrolled and pursuing a four year degree in electrical engineering

  • Cumulative GPA of at least 2.75

  • Valid driver’s license

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

  • Demonstrates ability to provide the quantity and quality of work necessary to reach an accomplishment

  • Demonstrated leadership qualities through effective decision making

  • Works effectively with others from diverse backgrounds to achieve common goal

  • Ability to deliver superior results within allocated time through effective prioritization, scheduling, planning and execution of assigned work

  • Demonstrates tenacity by remaining persistence in the face of difficulty

  • Demonstrated technical proficiency in use of computers, software, and engineering applications

  • Desire to pursue a career in the energy industry

  • Experience with the Microsoft Office Suite software

  • Previous engineering work experience is a plus

Specific Requirements:

  • Required to wear personal protective equipment (hardhat, safety glasses, appropriate clothing, ear plugs, fall protection, etc.) as needed

  • Ability to lift and carry up to 25 lbs

Working Conditions:

  • Office and field environment – requires walking, light lifting, infrequent climbing, and occasional exposure to temperature and noise

Travel Requirements

5-15%

Relocation Assistance Provided (as applicable)No

Represented/Union PositionNo

Visa Sponsored PositionNo

Posting Expiration Date

Thursday, October 22, 2020

All job postings expire at 12:01 AM on the posting expiration date.

Please note that in order to be considered for this position, you must possess all of the basic/required qualifications.

We are one of the largest electric power holding companies in the United States, supplying and delivering electricity to approximately 7.4 million U.S. customers. We have approximately 52,700 megawatts of electric generating capacity in the Carolinas, the Midwest and Florida – and natural gas distribution services serving more than 1.5 million customers in Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee and the Carolinas. Our commercial and international businesses own and operate diverse power generation assets in North America and Latin America, including a portfolio of renewable energy assets.

Regardless of your skill set or specific interest, we're looking for the best and brightest talent in the industry. Our people make us great - and we're always looking for more. Find your career path today at Duke Energy, where it's more than a career - it's a chance to make a difference in people's lives.

Duke Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with the laws set forth in the Department of Labor EEO Poster and Supplement.

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