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Framatome Co-Op - Electrical Engineering - Multiple Start Dates in 2019 in Pittsburgh/Cranberry, Pennsylvania

Looking for an exciting opportunity in the nuclear industry? Grow your career at Framatome!

Framatome is a major international player in the nuclear energy market recognized for its innovative solutions and value-added technologies for designing, building, maintaining, and advancing the global nuclear fleet. The company designs, manufactures, and installs components and fuel for nuclear power plants and offers a full range of reactor services.

With 14,000 employees worldwide, every day Framatome’s expertise helps its customers improve the safety and performance of their nuclear plants and achieve their economic and societal goals.

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Framatome is owned by the EDF Group (75.5%), Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI – 19.5%) and Assystem (5%).


The primary function of the Electrical Engineering group, which is within the Framatome Nuclear Products department, consists of performing commercial grade dedication, equipment qualification, reverse engineering and developing & maintaining supplier relationships associated with electrical components, equipment, and systems.


Candidates selected for this opportunity will have the option of requesting, subject to availability and business needs, which time frame to complete their co-op. A final determination of the time frame will made at point of offer.

  • Perform standard engineering assignments typically in areas of design, development, analysis, evaluation, testing, preparation of specifications, execution of field tasks and resolution of field problems.

  • Receives assistance and instructions on unusual or more complex features and possible solutions, as


  • Ensures compliance with government, organization and customer engineering standards.

  • May independently evaluate, select and apply standard technical techniques, procedures, and criteria using judgment in making minor adaptations and modifications.

  • Works on special projects, as directed.

  • Performs other related duties and tasks, as required.

  • Understanding and interpretation of applicable IEEE and ANSI standards

  • Electrical Products applications including but not limited to circuit breakers, relays, starters, contactors, transformers, motors, generators, and drives.

  • Development of understanding and interpretation of the Commercial Grade Item

  • Dedication process.

  • Development of understanding and interpretation of the Equipment

  • Qualification process as it applies to the provision of 1E and Safety Related

  • Electrical Products to Nuclear Industry customers.


  • Developing technical documentation associated with the procurement, execution, and delivery of electrical parts including breakers, relays, starters, heaters, switches, terminal blocks, fuses, capacitors, and connectors.

  • Proposal development and project execution of equipment and systems including but not limited to variable frequency drives, low/medium voltage breakers, motors, emergency diesel generators, heat exchangers, chillers, and HVAC equipment.

  • Work with customers, clients, suppliers, and other Framatome employees to develop solutions to industry issues.

All candidates must meet the following minimum requirements in order to be considered for this temporary opportunity.

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering program with at least 3 semesters (or equivalent) completed by start of co-op. Graduate students may also be considered. ( A copy of your unofficial academic transcript is required when applying to this position. Please make sure it is uploaded to your profile or your application will not be considered.) )

  • You must be officially enrolled in your school's co-op program to apply

  • Strong academic performance required

  • Ability to work from our Cranberry Twp, PA location

  • Ability to complete co-op during one of four rational periods:

o January through March

o April through June

o July through September

o October through December

The following requirements are desired and will be used to differentiate all candidates who apply for this position.

  • Previous Framatome intern/co-op experience

  • Electrical engineering coursework/experience

  • Flexibility/availability with regard to time frame for co-op

  • Demonstrated interest in working in the nuclear industry

  • Strong background in Microsoft programs

  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills

  • Successful completion of courses in Nuclear/Energy

  • Involvement with industry based organizations (e.g. NA-YGN, American Nuclear Society, etc.)

This opportunity is located in Cranberry Twp., PA

We offer competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package, and flexible work options, as well as a uniquely diverse and unified team of professionals. Our culture supports an environment where employees can continuously learn and gain professional growth through education, exciting projects and career mobility. Framatome recognizes your achievements and excellent performance through various performance incentive, recognition and reward programs.

Come work in an environment that is driven by integrity, innovation and visionary thinking. Join Framatome today, revolutionize the energy industry and energize your future!

Framatome is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.


Title: Co-Op - Electrical Engineering - Multiple Start Dates in 2019

Location: NORTH AMERICA-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh/Cranberry

Requisition ID: ELE00972