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Intern Engineering Department Vernal AB


Vernal, UT, US, 84078-7801

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is 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.


At the J.R. Simplot Company, you will have the opportunity to help us bring earth's resources to life. For this particular role we are looking for someone who is ready to make a difference through day to day work. You will help assist in a variety of different task while cultivating relationships with others at Simplot. If you are looking for a way to build upon your academic accomplishments, please consider applying today.

Key Responsibilities
  • Assist maintenance planners, supervisors, and manager in ensuring that equipment and facilities are properly installed, modified, maintained, and performing effectively.
  • Assist maintenance planners, supervisors, and manager in assessing newly installed equipment to ensure its maintainability, availability of parts, prints, adequacy of designs, and that recommended maintenance schedules are set.
  • Analyze the performance of parts from competing vendors and makes recommendations for future parts and modifications.
  • Reviews repair history and costs to determine repair, rebuild, overhaul or replacement needs.
  • Updates and monitors various maintenance KPI’s and makes recommendations to management for improvement.
  • Assist maintenance planners, supervisors, and manager in planning for large capital expenditures and keep the maintenance capital plan up to date.
  • Assist maintenance planners, supervisors, and manager in planning for large component replacement and keeps equipment forecast up to date.
  • MSHA new miner and annual refresher training
  • Current enrollment in university degree program, with an emphasis in maintenance reliability preferred
  • Good written and oral communication skills; legible handwriting
  • Ability to interface effectively with others
  • Willingness to work shift work and overtime as required
  • Valid UT driver’s license or ability to get one
  • Proven record of prompt and regular attendance
  • Proven record of dependability and safe work performance
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. Must be a Sophomore or above in a discipline of Mechanical, Chemical, or Electrical Engineering and will return to school at the completion of the internship.

Job Requisition ID: 312

Travel Required: None

Pay Grade: Global Grade 1 

Location(s): Vernal Mine - Vernal 

Country: United States

**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.**

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