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Omaha Public Power District Co-Op Engineering or Computer Science - ECC in Omaha, Nebraska


Department: System Operations

Location: Energy Control Center (ECC), Omaha, NE

Duration/Work Term: May 2022 – August 2022 (Summer)

Work Schedule: Mon-Fri - Regular Work hours - 40 hrs per week

Pay: $21.69

Co-Ops will assist Distribution Operations with managing outage data, helping develop technicaland training guides, running studies for scheduled and emergency outages and generaladministrative work.


Specific fields of study required: Engineering, Computer Science, Technology, or similar degree


  • 2.5 GPA or higher is required

  • Current full-time college student pursuing Engineering, Computer Science, or Technology degree program

  • Must be attending an accredited college/university

  • Sophomore level by the start of the work term

    Technical Ability (i.e. software): All Microsoft applications. Database or programming experience a plus.

    Closing Statement

    Pay: $21.69 per hour

    Org Marketing Statement

EOE: Protected Veterans/Disability

At Omaha Public Power District, we’re passionate about three things: power, the people who make it, and the people who rely on it.

WE ARE: Where the Light Starts. OPPD is the 12th-largest public power utility in the U.S., serving over 850,000 people across 5,000 square miles and 13 counties.

WE’RE COMMITTED TO: Each other and the people we serve. This commitment drives us. We’re dedicated to providing our communities with affordable, reliable, and environmentally sensitive energy services today, tomorrow, and well into the future.

OUR JOB: To provide power with a purpose. We have real impact - on people’s lives, on the environment, and on the future of energy. We’re always looking for bright, capable people who want an opportunity to lead from where you are—wherever you are— and know that your ideas will be heard. If you want to be a source of real, positive change for the community and the people who live in this region, then working for a company acknowledged for caring about these same things is likely a priority for you as well.



Leading the way we power the future.


To provide affordable, reliable and environmentally sensitive energy services to our customers.


We have a PASSION to serve – We HONOR our community – We CARE about each other.

How To Apply

Apply online at on or before January 31, 2022.

Recruiter: Darlene Brown, Senior Recruiter, PLEASE NOTE - Your application has not been submitted unless you have applied for a specific requisition. If you have not chosen a specific opening, your application will remain in 'DRAFT' form and will not be viewed by our Human Capital staff.

OPPD is very aware of the potential risks of COVID-19 and are evaluating all necessary precautions. With that, we are limiting travel and face to face interviews until further notice, so please expect some delays in processing of your application of interest.