Co-Op Student- Engineering (Summer 2023)

Date: Jan 2, 2023

Location: Southaven, Mississippi, United States

Company: Entergy

Posting End Date:  

Work Place Flexibility: Onsite 


Job Summary: 

Gain experience and exposure to practical engineering applications within the utility industry. Individual normally works under close supervision and will perform a variety of functions and work on various projects, working with engineers and engineering associates


Job Description:

Assist full Design personnel in the following activities:

  • Interface with external Customers to provide electric service.
  • Design electric distribution facilities and perform various engineering studies using computer based systems.
  • Work as part of a cross-function Team to meet the needs of Customers.
  • Assist in outage restoration efforts as needed.
  • Work is approximately 50% in office and 50% out of office, year around.
  • Work assignment complexity and responsibility grows with tenure of student employees.
  • Performs other duties as directed by management.


 Education requirements:

  • Seeking Electrical, Mechanical, and Civil engineering majors to work full time during the designated semesters.
  • Must be currently enrolled in school full-time, pursuing a bachelor’s degree as indicated above, and enrolled in sophomore year or beyond.
  • GPA 3.0 or above. 


Job Requirements

  • Computer skills–- familiar with various databases, as well as Windows environment and Microsoft toolkit (Word, Access, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Must have good communication and Customer Service skills.


Work Conditions:

Office and Field work. Some situations might require ability to work in adverse climate conditions and physical nature of work may require walking long distances in uneven off-road environments. Some travel may be necessary.


Primary Location: Mississippi-Southaven
Job Function: Students / Early Careers
FLSA Status: Nonexempt
Relocation Option: Level III
Union description/code: NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings: 1
Req ID: 108554
Travel Percentage:Up to 25%


An Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Vets. Please click here to view the full statement.


As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.


Please note: Authorization to work in the United States is a precondition to employment in this position. Entergy will not sponsor candidates for work visas for this position.

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