Entergy Student, Intern (Summer 2018) in Port Gibson, Mississippi

Date: Sep 26, 2017

Location: Port Gibson, MS, US

Company: Entergy

Primary Location: Mississippi-Port Gibson

Job Function :Power Plant

MRV Minimum Salary :$16.80/hr

MRV Maximum Salary :$26.24/hr

FLSA Status :Nonexempt

Relocation Option: Not approved

Union description/code :NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU

Number of Openings :8.00

Req ID: 73970

Travel Percentage :None

JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE

This position is responsible for providing assistance to and supporting Nuclear Operations - Engineering. The intern will be a temporarily employed full-time college student in an accredited four-year institution of higher learning, who is in a work-study program designed to give college students practical work experience in their field of study.

JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop elements of design change packages with supervisory oversight

  • Perform engineering calculations within established standards and procedures

  • Perform evaluations of fuel cycle design

  • Investigate corrective actions for operating problems

  • Perform calculations on plant capability and efficiency improvement

  • Testing instrumentation/equipment malfunction

  • Evaluate plant equipment responses to transients

  • Determine appropriate materials for specific applications

  • Establish standard designs, drawings, reference files and/or cost data

  • Conduct transient and dynamic stability studies

  • Prepare engineering specifications for purchases

  • Monitor plant system performance and provide support of operations and maintenance activities

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Minimum education required of the position

Pursuing a BS in Electrical, Mechanical, Civil or Nuclear Engineering from a 4 year accredited University/College. GPA 3.0 or above.

Minimum experience required of the position

None

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position

Computer skills: familiar with various databases, as well as Windows environment and Microsoft toolkit (Word, Access, Excel, PowerPoint).

Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position

None

EEO Statement: The Entergy System of Companies provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a protected veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The Entergy System of Companies complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

The Entergy System of Companies expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of the Entergy System of Company employees to perform their expected job duties is absolutely not tolerated.

Entergy provides reasonable accommodations for online applicants. Requests for a reasonable accommodation may be made orally or in writing by an applicant, employee, or third party on his or her behalf.

Additional Responsibilities: As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.

Pre-employment Testing: One way that Entergy has found to identify and assess the abilities and skills needed for certain jobs is through pre-employment testing. If this position does require an EEI test, the type of test will be located under the qualifications section of the job posting. If you are invited to a test session, we strongly recommend you review and complete the practice test as well as review the testing brochure for your respective test. The test brochure will give you critical information on the test such as time allocated and number of questions. Also, keep in mind that the actual test is timed; you should practice timing yourself while doing the practice tests. The practice test information and test brochures can be located by going to the EEI website, http://www.eei.org/practicetests , Logon ID: entergy, password: practice test (2 words).

In addition to EEI testing there is also Fit-for-Duty testing which will identify and assess the abilities and skills needed for certain jobs. If this position does require Fit-for-Duty testing, the type of test will be located under the qualifications section of the job posting.

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