Lincoln Electric System Career Opportunities: CO-OP, Engineering (Mechanical or Civil) (1857) in Lincoln, Nebraska

Career Opportunities: CO-OP, Engineering (Mechanical or Civil) (1857)

Requisition ID 1857 - Posted 09/14/2018 - Temporary - Part-time - Engineering

Located in Lincoln, Nebraska, customer-owned LES is one of the nation’s leading utility companies. We’re recognized for low costs, reliability, financial stability, innovation, environmental stewardship, community involvement and exceptional customer service. So, if you are looking for a career, and not just a job; if you value working in an atmosphere that values passion and talent, high personal standards, service excellence, the environment and the community in which we live- LES may be the place for you.

Job Title

CO-OP, Engineering (Mechanical or Civil)

Employment Type

Starting Pay Range

Posting Date


$20.76 - $20.76


Employment Classification


Closing Date


Power Supply


This internship will support LES Projects Engineering engineers and Generation Operations staff for assigned projects.


Summarizing Information – Seeking an individual capable of summarizing data in a logical, easy to understand manner. Ensures that all important information is included while being concise. Is mindful of audience when determining appropriate content, language and level of detail. Considers the best organization for presenting information to increase comprehension and impact.

  • Writes or presents results of research highlighting the pros and cons of equipment from applicable vendors.

  • Writes supporting reports and complete special projects which will require researching, analyzing, and interpreting many different types of reference material which address current or proposed projects.

Problem Solving – The ideal candidate clearly states and defines the problem to be solved, and breaks complex problems into simpler parts so that they can be dealt with more effectively and efficiently. Takes logical and systematic approaches to solving problems. Effectively uses available data and resources such as written information and/or subject matter experts to solve problems. Considers resource constraints when generating solutions.

  • Researches new technologies for application to the department.

  • Collaborates with Engineers and management to identify applicable operating and engineering requirements.

  • Assists Designers and Engineers on major projects for partial or complete sections of the project including routine design calculations, justification or specifications.


  • Working on Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related field.


  • Valid driver’s license

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