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South Texas Project Nuclear Operating Company Intern Engineering in Wadsworth, Texas

Intern Engineering

STP Nuclear Operating Company, 12090 FM 521, Wadsworth, Texas, United States of AmericaReq #975

Tuesday, September 12, 2023

The South Texas Project Electric Generating Station is one of the newest and largest nuclear power facilities in the nation. STP's two units produce 2,700 megawatts of carbon-free electricity - providing clean energy to two million Texas homes. Through our uncompromising commitment to nuclear safety and continuous focus on improving plant operations, STP has emerged as an industry leader. Our 1,200 employees maintain an ongoing commitment to the safe and reliable operation of the facility. The company's culture and core values focus on safety, integrity, teamwork and excellence.


STP’s Engineering Intern program was created to supplement our workforce management

plan with emerging talent and enhance our long-range recruiting efforts by

incorporating real-world work experiences and learning opportunities for

students. The program is designed to provide engineering students with

meaningful, challenging, and practical work experiences in commercial nuclear

power. STP is very proud of the accomplishments and contributions that

our past interns have provided during their internships and throughout their

careers after graduation.


The intern will be assigned an engineering project with specific objectives and

performance goals and will work closely with the supervisor and assigned

mentor to successfully complete all assignments during the internship


Responsibilities will include:

Collecting and analyzing data and presenting results and proposed solutions at appropriate levels.

Preparing and/or reviewing engineering documentation (calculations, specifications,

analyses, drawings, evaluations, design change packages, etc.).

Reviewing and evaluating industry documentation and event reports for relevant


Assisting with the implementation of new processes, tools and/or techniques.

Complying with all safety policies and procedures to ensure a safe working environment.

Providing technical support and working as part of the STP team with engineering,

operations, maintenance, and other department personnel to promote overall plant

reliability, performance and safety.


Ability to obtain and maintain unescorted access to South Texas Project Electric

Generating Station.

U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Residency.

Currently enrolled in a 4-year institution of higher education and pursuing a BS or MS in

one of the desired disciplines (Mechanical, Electrical, Civil or Nuclear).


in Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.).

Proficient verbal & written communication skills, and presentation skills.

Must be in good academic standing with your school.


Competitive pay compensation based on education level.

Additional compensation for housing assistance.

STP is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and is committed to nondiscrimination in all matters relating to employment throughout the organization. STP will make every good faith effort to meet or exceed its affirmative action goals and commitments.

We thank all individuals for their interest; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

NOTE: In order to be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date.

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  • Pay TypeHourly

  • Employment IndicatorInternship

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  • STP Nuclear Operating Company, 12090 FM 521, Wadsworth, Texas, United States of America