Cleco Temporary Trainee/Summer Intern - Transmission & Distribution Construction Engineer in Pineville, Louisiana

Depending on the volume of applications, this position may close to external applicants before the job posting end date expires.

Location: Pineville, LA

Job Posting Start Date: 03/13/2019

Job Posting End Date: NA


  • Support the construction engineers in the field with their ongoing substation, transmission line and SMCEC projects.This will entail spending time in the field.

  • Converting transmission line plan and profile information into SAP.

  • Performing field investigations to complete data cleanup.

  • Importing Osmose transmission structure reports into SAP.


Applicant must be a student currently attending/enrolled in college and pursuing an Electrical, Mechanical or Civil Engineer.

Salary Range:

This is a paid internship with pay based on experience and qualifications.

Cleco is a privately owned regional energy holding company with two primary businesses. Cleco Power, our regulated electric utility business, owns nine generating assets with a total nameplate capacity of 3,310 megawatts and serves approximately 290,000 customers in Louisiana through its retail business and supplies wholesale power in Louisiana and Mississippi. Cleco Cajun, our unregulated electric utility business, owns eight generating assets with a total nameplate capacity of 3,555 megawatts and contracts that serve nine Louisiana cooperatives, five wholesale municipal customers and one electric utility.

In business since 1935, Cleco has deep roots. For more than 80 years, Cleco has kept pace with the ever-changing energy industry to serve its customers. Our corporate office is in Pineville, La. We have offices and 1,500 employees across the state near major cities like New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Shreveport. If you like great music, food and nature, with a dash of eccentricity, then Louisiana is a good place to call home.