Intern Engineering

STP Nuclear Operating Company, 12090 FM 521, Wadsworth, Texas, United States of America Req #655
Wednesday, January 12, 2022
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.

Posting Closes – February 28, 2022

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.

Other details

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