Co-op - Electric Distribution Engineer


We Energies, a subsidiary of WEC Energy Group, is seeking an Engineering Co-op - Electric Distribution Engineer in our Milwaukee, Wisconsin or in our Green Bay, Wisconsin locations. This role will start in May 2024 and will require full-time presence. The hourly rate for this position is $20.84 with paid company holidays. 



Job Summary


This program gives students the opportunity to preview the work environment in their field of study and:

  • Apply classroom learning
  • Combine engineering science with communications and team building skills
  • Receive hands-on experience

Job Responsibilities

As part of the Electric Distribution Asset Management team, Electrical Engineering co-ops and Civil Engineering co-ops support tasks associated with the overall planning, design, construction, maintenance and operation of the electric distribution system.

  • Electrical engineering co-ops will have non-consecutive work assignments in several areas which may include Materials and Standards, Inspection and Maintenance, Planning Support, System Protection, or Reliability.
  • Civil engineering co-ops will support the engineering work group responsible for the design and analysis of steel, concrete and foundation structures and developing site plans and storm water drainage plans.

Minimum Qualifications


  • High School Diploma, GED, or HSED
  • Current pursuit of a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Civil or Electrical Engineering degree.
  • Minimum GPA of 2.8
  • Students are expected to complete at least two work terms before graduation.

End Date: 03/15/2024 

We reserve the right to modify the application deadline or discontinue accepting applications for any position if deemed necessary.

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WEC Energy Group and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

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Milwaukee, WI, US, 53203 Green Bay, WI, US, 54307-9001

Company:  We Energies (WE)
Req ID:  3261

Nearest Major Market: Milwaukee