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Associated Electric Cooperative, Inc. Safety and Environmental Intern in Marston, Missouri

Discover a POWERful career at Associated Electric! Our organization offers challenging and rewarding work with career development and internal mobility opportunities - all within a family friendly and community centric culture. Our purpose is simple - to provide safe, reliable and affordable energy for our member-owners. At Associated Electric, one of the largest electric cooperatives in the nation, opportunities to gain valuable experience and contribute new ideas in an ever-changing industry are endless.

We are currently seeking applicants for a Safety and Environmental Intern in the Environmental, Health, and Safety Department of our Power Production Division located at the New Madrid Power Plant in Marston, MO.

This is a paid internship that offers employment during summer 2024. Normal working days are Monday through Friday. You could also potentially receive course credit while working at AECI! Contact your school’s career center for more information.

As part of the Environmental, Health, and Safety Department (EH&S), these positions may include the following areas:

· Assist in the development and tracking and compliance programs

· Update environmental compliance and procedure documents

· EH&S inspections and audits

· Hands-on experience in the field working

· SPCC (Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure) inspections

Qualified applicants will be currently enrolled in an Environmental Science, Occupational Safety, Health and Environmental or a related applied science field, and have successfully completed two (2) years of work towards a bachelor’s degree. We are seeking an individual with strong computer skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills, with a strong statistical and analytical background. The position may travel occasionally to other locations for work assignments.

To learn more and apply for a position, please visit You will be able to upload additional applicant documents (i.e. resume, cover letter). AECI is fully committed to the concept and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action in all aspects of employment. Please contact us if you require assistance in filling out an application. Individuals with disabilities should request reasonable accommodations in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act prior to an appointment.

External Posting Date:

An equal opportunity employer and provider/disability/veteran. (

Applying for a position at Thomas Hill Energy Center and/or New Madrid Power Plant?

Our pre-employment testing procedure has changed effective July 19, 2022 . When you apply, you will receive an email with additional information.

Discover a POWERful opportunity at Associated Electric Cooperative.About 910,000 homes, farms and businesses count on their rural electric cooperatives to deliver electricity 24/7. And they do with power from Associated Electric, the wholesale power supplier to six regional generation and transmission cooperatives (G&Ts) that serve 51 local electric cooperatives in Missouri, southeast Iowa and northeast Oklahoma. Each employee at Associated Electric plays a part in providing economic and reliable power to member-owners. Associated employs about 700 people full time at one Arkansas and three Missouri locations, offering employment opportunities across a wide spectrum of technical, operational and professional disciplines. The cooperative is committed to employees and provides a competitive compensation and benefit package, as well as opportunities for personal and professional development. Associated Electric has many strengths: tremendous generation and transmission assets; a strong balance sheet; and a dedicated, talented workforce. If you are ready to work with a company whose financial position and credit ratings continue to be among the best in the country and in a work environment where leaders truly care about the well-being of the workforce, you have come to the right place.