FirstEnergy at a Glance
FirstEnergy (NYSE: FE) is dedicated to safety, reliability and operational excellence. Headquartered in Akron, Ohio, FirstEnergy includes one of the nation's largest investor-owned electric systems, more than 24,000 miles of transmission lines that connect the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions, and a generating fleet with a total capacity of more than 5,000 megawatts.
About the Opportunity
This is an open position with FirstEnergy Fossil Operations North, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp.[FOS].
Our Fossil Generation is a vital component of our company. We are looking for individuals interested in a career as an Engineer within this group. There are multiple Engineering Internship positions available for Summer 2018 (May-August). Desired majors include 4-Year Engineering Technology (Mechanical or Electrical disciplines), Electrical Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering.
We are looking to fill internship positions at the following locations:
As an Intern, you will perform tasks related to engineering, analysis, construction, startup, maintenance and operation of electrical generation equipment and associated environmental facilities. Individuals are selected based on their motivation and flexibility to learn and perform projects at a variety of power stations as well as interface with central design and technical support groups. Activities for which may include operations support, testing, troubleshooting, project management and installation of new equipment.
Based on your Engineering discipline, as well as the department and projects you are assigned to, responsibilities may include:
Benefits, Compensation & Workforce Diversity
At FirstEnergy, employees are key to our success. We depend on their talents to meet the challenges of our changing business environment. We are committed to rewarding individual and team efforts through our total rewards philosophy which includes competitive pay plus incentive compensation, a company-sponsored pension plan, 401(k) savings plan with matching employer contribution, a choice of medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, and life insurance programs, as well as skills development training with tuition reimbursement. Please visit our website at www.firstenergycorp.com to learn more about all of our employee rewards programs. FirstEnergy proudly supports workforce diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. No recruiters or agencies without a previously signed contract. Unable to sponsor or transfer H-1B visas at this time.
Safety is a core value for FirstEnergy and is essential to all of our business activities. We ensure employees have the tools, information, and processes to perform their duties in a manner that assures safety for themselves, their co-workers, our customers and the public. Our goals are to provide a safe work environment, to maintain an accident-free, injury-free workplace, and to promote and maintain public safety. To meet these goals, we dedicate ourselves to achieving world-class safety standards.
FirstEnergy Human Resources Team