POET 2019 Spring Plant Engineering Intern - Project Liberty in Emmetsburg, Iowa

The Plant Engineering Intern works closely with the Plant Manager, Operations Manager, and the Maintenance Manager to maximize efficiencies of plant operations while optimizing plant run time. The Plant Engineering Intern troubleshoots and identifies process needs to maintain production levels and assists in the development of predicative and preventative maintenance programs.

To perform the essential functions of this position successfully, an individual should be able to demonstrate and provide the following:

  • Must be pursuing a Chemical, Mechanical, or Agricultural Engineering degree as full-time student enrolled at an accredited 4 year college or university in their Junior or Senior year.

  • Must be able to work a variety of shifts, minimum of 40 hours/week

  • Effective oral and written communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills.

  • Familiar or experience with DCS control and DCS historian systems are beneficial.

  • Knowledge in Microsoft Office Suite and the ability and willingness to learn new software applications.

  • Excellent organizational, time management, and communication skills as well as the ability to adapt to change.

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POET is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

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Job ID2018-3337

Employment TypeIntern



Travel RequiredUp to 25%

Position Location(s)US-IA-Emmetsburg

FLSA StatusNon-Exempt