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Oglethorpe Power Fall 2024 Cooperative Student in Oglethorpe Power Headquarters, United States

With more than $14 billion in assets, we're among the nation's largest power supply cooperatives and one of the primary energy producers in Georgia, generating power for 38 electric membership corporations and the approximately 4.3 million people they serve.

Job Duties:

  • Co-op is responsible for assisting the Manager of Load Forecasting in the development of the annual load forecast for each Member System and OPC using Rural Utility Services/ Utility Industry accepted methodology.

  • They will assist in addressing projects within the OPC department of planning, forecasting, rates, and corporate performance.

  • Periodically working with principal associates to assist in the performance of department duties and implement change as necessary.

  • This role will complete and shadow assigned analysis projects including, but not limited to, corporate budget preparation, budget variance analysis, utility cost of service analysis, formulary rate making, and corporate financial reporting.

  • They will coordinate the integration of data and forecasts from multiple sources and departments to support the development of corporate budgets.

  • This role will also develop tools and processes to help accomplish work projects and department goals.

  • Responsibilities may include interaction and communication with senior company management.

    Required Qualifications:

    Education : Student enrolled in a four-year accredited college or university in one of the following areas:

  • Industrial Engineering

  • Finance

  • Economics

    Experience : General coursework with at least a sophomore status in good standing. The GPA requirement is 3.0 or above.

    Specialized Skills : MS Office Suite, including Excel/ Word/ PowerPoint and MS Outlook.