First Energy Corp. Co-Op Mechanical, Electrical and Nuclear Engineering Fall 2017- Davis Besse in Oak Harbor, Ohio

Co-Op Mechanical, Electrical and Nuclear Engineering Fall 2017- Davis Besse

Location: Oak Harbor, OH, US, 43449

Job Function: Engineering

Employee Type: Reg Full Time (FT)

Requisition ID: 1083


About the Opportunity

This is an open position within Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. [DBN]

As an Engineering Co-op, you will also have the opportunity to participate in the Co-op/Intern Professional Development

Program, which is designed to cultivate professional skills and provide professional level work at FirstEnergy. Each participantwill receive a personalized development plan, on-the-job training, and challenging assignments to refine skills and round outcompetencies.

Based on your Engineering discipline, as well as the department and projects you are assigned to, selected candidates may:

  • Support qualified program engineers in developing new engineering programs, including revising and developing procedures,performing field walk downs and verifying inputs to the new programs

  • Support the qualified Equipment Qualification (EQ) engineer in revisions to the EQ maintenance packages

  • Perform equipment reviews in support of the Maintenance Rule Program owner and of the Maintenance Rule Programimprovement actions

  • Assist qualified engineers in developing design modification packages

  • Support qualified system engineers in the continued effort to maintain the station's current maintenance strategy

  • Provide support to system engineers with single point vulnerability reviews

  • Assisting in the development of life cycle management plans for large capital equipment

  • Support the conversion of engineering test procedures into operations test procedures and maintenance test procedures


  • Must be enrolled in a four (4) year accredited college / university in a degree program focused on Electrical Engineering

  • Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better

  • Must have the ability to work without sponsorship (now or in the future)

  • Ability to commit to a minimum of two (2) CO-OP rotations

  • Must be willing to relocate to / reside near Oak Harbor, Ohio for the duration of the assignment

  • Successful completion of basic engineering coursework

  • Must be able to work in both an office and plant environment with the ability to comply with safety procedures

  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications and computer-aided design programs

  • Positive communication skills (verbal and written) as well as organizational skills to prioritize and plan work, multi-task andmeet project deadlines

  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment with minimal supervision

  • Ability to use analytical skills to resolve problems and think creatively

Benefits, Compensation & Workforce Diversity

At FirstEnergy, employees are key to our success. We depend on their talents to meet the challenges of our changing business environment. Please visit our website at to learn more about all of our employee rewards programs. FirstEnergy proudly supports workforce diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. No recruiters or agencies without a previously signed contract. Unable to sponsor or transfer H-1B visas at this time.


Safety is a core value for FirstEnergy and is essential to all of our business activities. We ensure employees have the tools, information, and processes to perform their duties in a manner that assures safety for themselves, their co-workers, our customers and the public. Our goals are to provide a safe work environment, to maintain an accident-free, injury-free workplace, and to promote and maintain public safety. To meet these goals, we dedicate ourselves to achieving world-class safety standards.

Position Classification


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