Minnkota Power is seeking qualified candidates for a Plant Engineer with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering at the Milton R. Young Station located near Center, ND. The Milton R. Young Station is a two-unit coal-fired power plant, providing a stable energy source for our cooperative member-owners. The station is located 35 miles from Bismarck, North Dakota, a growing and progressive city with many recreational opportunities.
Coordinate the preparation of construction drawings and specifications for plant process equipment.
Design and installation of new and replacement equipment.
Work with consultants and contractors as necessary to accomplish engineering objectives.
Troubleshoot existing systems with operations and maintenance to resolve safety or production problems with engineered solutions.
Identify technical and operational training needs and initiate action on capital and O & M projects.
Monitor work activity to ensure it is being done in a safe manner and in compliance with current regulations.
Assist in record keeping of system work order files, standard drawing and data files.
Analyze plant data and provide recommendations.
Monitor and recommend new technology which could improve the efficiency, reliability, availability, and longevity of the power plant.
Provide engineering support to other departments as required.
Minnkota Power Cooperative makes career growth and development a priority by creating a challenging and rewarding work environment. For more information regarding this job and our online application go to www.Minnkota.com. Resumes will not be accepted without a completed application.
Minnkota Power Cooperative is an EEO/AAP/Female/Minority/Disabled/Vets Employer
Position requires a degree in Mechanical Engineering. Previous experience in an industrial setting is preferred but not necessary.
Our Power is our People
Minnkota Power Cooperative, headquartered in Grand Forks, ND, has played a major role in bringing a better quality of life to residents of eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota for more than 75 years.
The company has a wide range of about 400 knowledgeable and skilled employees who work to bring reliable, low-cost electric energy to rural America. Minnkota creates career growth and development a priority by creating a challenging and rewarding work environment. The company also promotes a true work-life balance that helps enhance employees' quality of life.
A generation and transmission cooperative, Minnkota Power Cooperative is owned by 11 distribution cooperatives. Three in eastern North Dakota and eight in northwestern Minnesota. Minnkota also serves as operating agent for the Northern Municipal Power Agency (NMPA) in Thief River Falls, MN. In total, the Minnkota/NMPA Joint System provides electricity to more than 150,000 customers.
Minnkota's Milton R. Young station is a two-unit coal fired power plant providing a stable energy source for our cooperative member-owners. The station is located 35 miles from Bismarck, ND, a growing and progressive city with many recreational opportunities.