Ormat Interns will be involved in many aspects of power plant operations maintenance and engineering. This is a very flexible position designed to give the Intern a basic understanding of various technical aspects of the power generation industry. The Intern will receive preliminary orientation and training and then assigned to a variety of support tasks at various departments as required.
Perform routine or daily tasks in support of the department they are assigned to
Perform basic technical calculations as required
Complete reports and documentation as assigned
Learn and contribute to various computer based programs
Learn basic operating principles of the department(s) they are assigned to
Actively contribute to problem solving and process improvements
Must be able to travel to various work locations and operate a motor vehicle within onsite premises
Must be able to operate a vehicle in a safe manner
Other responsibilities as assigned which may include but not be limited to computer applications, light mechanical or electrical maintenance
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS REQUIRED
Must have at least 2 years of college education towards an engineering degree
Must be self-motivated
Must be able to operate a motor vehicle in a safe manner
Ability to work alone or in a team
Must have the ability to read, write and speak English at a level that will permit the employee to understand and communicate information in a manner that will enable the employee to safely and efficiently perform the job duties
Must possess at any time a valid driver’s license with a driving record acceptable to ORMAT’s auto insurance carrier
Must be able to work in plant operating areas including exposure to noise, vibrations, heat and cold
Must be able to wear any required protective equipment, as required by safety procedures and regulations
Must be able to lift a minimum of 20 pounds in awkward positions and 50 pounds from the floor to the waist
Job requires sitting and/or standing for long periods of time with moderate bending, stooping, and kneeling
The ability to work at a computer and computer monitor and use repetitive motion for long periods of time
At Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ORA), we’re always on; delivering renewable power and energy solutions to our customers around the clock and around the world.
Clean, reliable energy solutions provided from geothermal power, recovered energy, as well as energy storage solutions, is our expertise, commitment and focus.
Built on ingenuity and proven experience, Ormat is recognized globally for developing state-of-the-art, environmentally sound power solutions.
We design, build and supply power generating equipment for our customers’ geothermal and recovered energy power plants in over 30 countries. We understand our customers’ operating challenges, because we are operators too.
As a geothermal industry leader, we’ve gained global expertise in exploring, developing, designing, manufacturing, building, owning and operating geothermal power plants in Kenya, Guadalupe, Guatemala, Honduras and the United States.
Our vertically integrated structure enables us to leverage our renewable energy expertise, our core capabilities, and our global experience to supply and develop geothermal, recovered energy, and energy storage solutions.