Plant Engineer - Mechanical

Minnkota Power Cooperative   Center, ND   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on January 24, 2024
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Plant Engineer

Mechanical 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.

Position requires a degree in Mechanical Engineering. Previous experience in an industrial setting is preferred but not necessary. Minnkota Power Cooperative makes career growth and development a priority by creating a challenging and rewarding work environment.

Minnkota Power Cooperative is an EEO/AAP/Female/Minority/Disabled/Veterans Employer