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Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas Engineering Intern in Little Rock, Arkansas


Engineering Intern

Little Rock, AR

Production Maintenance – Intern

Summer 2021

Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation (AECC)is an organization with a rich history and a bright future.As a leader in the energy industry we look to our employees to help us grow, change, and provide power to over 500,000 members of our 17 electric distribution cooperatives.

AnEngineering Internassists in various areas of Power Production and Delivery in AECC’s Engineering department and will report to the AECC headquarters in Little Rock. We’re looking for someone who can maintain a high degree of situational awareness to meet continually changing conditions with a fresh and adaptable approach. In this position, you will be given the opportunity to work alongside peers who are versatile, enthusiastic, and strive to push forward AECC’s mission.



  • Assist with development of designs for various projects related to power production and transmission facilities

  • Use AutoCAD software to model and assemble components related to designs

  • Organize plant drawings and documents to conform to division records management standards

  • Assist with procurement and contracting related to purchase of equipment, materials or construction labor

  • Assist with performance testing at fleet generating stations

  • Perform field work at various AECC facilities

  • Assist with process mapping

  • Assist engineering staff in the performance of their duties

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Pursuing an Engineering degree from an engineering program that is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, Inc. (EAC of ABET).

  • Valid state driver’s license

  • Technologically adept and advanced Microsoft Office Suite skills

  • Exceptional analytical, mathematical, organizational, and problem-solving skills.

  • Extremely detailed and accuracy oriented

  • Self-starter and ability to work independently with minimal supervision

  • Able to work well in somewhat challenging weather conditions to support plant testing activities


Arkansas Electric Cooperative, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, color, national origin, genetics, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Job ID 2021-2212