Lincoln Electric System Career Opportunities: CO-OP, Engineering (Civil) (1241) in Lincoln, Nebraska

Career Opportunities: CO-OP, Engineering (Civil) (1241)

Requisition ID 1241 - Posted 09/15/2017 - Temporary - Full-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 (Civil)

Employment Type

Starting Pay Range

Posting Date


$20.35 - $20.35


Employment Classification


Closing Date


Energy Delivery


This position focuses primarily in the area of Transmission & Civil Design.


Continuous Performance Improvement – Seeking a candidate who recognizes where work procedures, products and services can be improved, and makes recommendations to address those areas. Effectively uses tools to organize and track the results of improvement efforts. Leads by example in striving to increase personal productivity.

Problem Solving – This position requires and individual who identifies and prioritizes significant problems and opportunities. 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.

Ability to Apply Concepts – The successful candidate understands and uses material taught in the classroom and on the job training in work situations. Applies information provided in training to work tasks. Desires and shows willingness to learn new assignments, procedures and technologies.

Detail Orientation – Seeking a candidate who sets high standards for work output, attending to every detail and not considering work complete until it complies with standards. Digs into work requirements and asks appropriate questions to ensure that they fully understand the expectations, correct processes, and nuances.


  • 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.

  • 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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