Engineering Intern - Rock Springs, WY


Rock Springs, WY, US, 82901-8810

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. We are a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.


We currently have a Chemical/Mechanical/Electrical Engeineering Intern position available at our Rock Springs, WY location.  This position will assist the Mining & Manufacturing Engineering department with project-related initiatives as assigned.  The position is a summer internship for 2024.

Key Responsibilities

Duties proved meaningful work experience and business knowledge to college students in pursuit of an Engineering degree.

  • Performs routine aspects of Engineering requiring knowledge and application of basic Engineering principles under close supervision
  • May use computer-assisted engineering software and equipment to perform engineering tasks
  • Assists with lab and pilot-scale testing and evaluation
  • Collects and prepares date for evaluation
  • May assist in the coordination of projects from conception (feasibility) through final plan preparations
  • Handles various administrative duties
  • Provides support to staff members as needed
  • May provide support for multiple facilities across the Mining & Manufacturing business unit

Typical Education

Working toward a BS in Chemical/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering

Relevant Experience

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work in a team environment
  • Able to keep up in a fast-paced work environment
  • Fluent in Microsoft Office products, including Word and Excel

Required Certifications

Valid Driver's License required

Other Information

  • Enrollment in an Academic Engineering program, from a nationally accredited educational facility/university.
  • Candidate must be willing to learn process operation, and work in an industrial setting.
  • Junior or Senior preferred, in a discipline of Mechanical, Chemical, or Electrical Engineering and will return to school at the completion of the internship
  • 2 positions available

Job Requisition ID:  15327

Travel Required: None

Location(s): ABW Plant - Rock Springs

Country: United States

Wage range or rate of pay: $17.00 - $21.50/HR 

The compensation offered to the successful applicant may vary based on factors including experience, skills, education, location, and other job-related reasons.

Attractive total rewards package that includes:

  • Medical, dental, vision coverage
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Paid Time Off (where applicable)
  • Relocation Assistance Program (where applicable)
  • Education Assistance (where applicable)
  • Benefits details available at

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**