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Arizona Public Service Palo Verde Maintenance Internship in Tonopah, Arizona

Responsibilities Palo Verde Maintenance Internshipis a 12 monther internship. Interns*will acquire broad work experience in maintenance by performing a variety of tasks of limited scope and complexity while under instruction. Interns will rotate through various work assignments, especially during outages. Under the guidance of supervision and their assigned mentors, interns will develop job skills. In addition to work experience, this program will help participants learn about the duties and responsibilities of various maintenance crafts in order to help them to make career decisions. While at the plant, interns complete training on industry-related topics. In addition, interns also complete designated college courses on industry-related topics. Minimum Requirements High School graduate or GED; at least 18 years of age; current Arizona resident. Must be able to satisfy applicable NRC, security, physical, and psychological requirements to work within the protected area. Desired qualifications of course work and/or vocational training in electrical, HVAC, mechanical, machining, welding, or instrumentation and control. Must have completed *ENG101 or be eligible to enroll in ENG101based on achieving an adequate score on the college's pre-qualifying evaluation. Good mechanical aptitude with knowledge of basic hand tools. Basic computer/keyboard skills. Basic arithmetic and High School algebra skills. Good communication and interpersonal skills. EEI MASS test administered. Nuclear requirement: Any PVNGS employee may be called upon to serve as a member of the Emergency Response Organization (ERO) and will be expected to fulfill their obligation as an ERO member. Any PVNGS employee may be called upon to support a refueling or short-notice outage. This includes line roles and responsibilities as necessary to execute outage activities. These are conditions of employment at PVNGS. If applicable, attach a copy of your official or unofficial transcript with your resume. Major Accountabilities 1) Embrace the PVNGS safety culture, including the following: use Prevent Events tools, participate in pre-job briefings, report unsafe conditions, use Personal Protective Equipment, avoid injury, avoid contamination, observe As Low As Reasonably Achievable strategies, and demonstrate safety awareness. 2) Set high goals and seek out opportunities to achieve results, including the following: maintain a positive attitude, use self checking, demonstrate professionalism, avoid security violations, observe the Do It Right The First Time philosophy, use the right tools for the job, and demonstrate skill and ability with hand tools. 3) Work effectively with the team and other work groups, including the following: work positively with others to achieve common goals, work together to ensure safety and quality, and demonstrate a positive attitude while working with others. 4) Maintain effectiveness in varying environments with different tasks, responsibilities and people, including the following: work well with others, participate actively in training, giving feedback, and attending as scheduled, maintain a positive attitude, adapt to changing expectations of various departments, and respond positively to unexpected changes. 5) Express ideas clearly and effectively, including the following: have a questioning attitude, use the phonetic alphabet in communications when required, use three-legged communications when required, and maintain open lines of communications with mentors. 6) Demonstrate a desire to learn and understand, including the following: arrive on time to assigned duties, show questioning attitude, and demonstrate willingness to listen and take direction. ## Export Compliance/EEO This position may require access to and/or use of information subject to control under the Department of Energy's Part 810 Regulations (10 CFR Part 810), the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) (15 CFR Parts 730 through 774), or the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) (22 CFR Chapter I, Subchapter M Part 120) (collectively, "U.S. Export Control Laws"). Therefore, some positions may require applicants to be a U.S. person, which is defined as a U.S. Citizen, a U.S. Lawful Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), a Political Asylee, or a Refugee under the U.S. Export Control Laws. All applicants will be required to confirm their U.S. person or non-US person status. All information collected in this regard will only be used to ensure compliance with U.S. Export Control Laws, and will be used in full compliance with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of national origin and other factors. For positions at Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Stations (PVNGS) all openings will require applicants to be a U.S. person. Pinnacle West Capital Corporation and its subsidiaries and affiliates (“Pinnacle West”) provides equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability. ## Testing Information & Contact Tests are only administered to referred candidates. More information about our tests and the testing process is available through and then clicking on the link for "Pre-employment Testing". * A test using a computer with keyboard will be administered. E-mail will be the method of contact with job applicants for test scheduling. Please be sure to check your e-mail regularly so that you receive scheduling notifications for testing and updated job information. ## Comments The Maintenance Internship Program is a 12-month program running from January to December. Interns complete training and designated college courses on industry-related topics throughout the program. Under the guidance of supervisors and assigned mentors, interns will acquire broad work experience in maintenance by performing a variety of tasks of limited scope and complexity. Interns will rotate through various work assignments, including work in radiation areas, especially during outages. In addition to work experience, this program will help participants learn about the duties and responsibilities of various maintenance crafts in order to help them make career decisions. For questions regarding this position, please email Job ID: 20210352 Location: Tonopah, AZ Regular/Temporary: Temporary