Mechanical / Electrical Internship
Vidor, TX HR

At Optimus Steel, we are looking for team members who are seeking to grow professionally and personally, individuals who will embrace the passion of our company, which is to Strive for Perfection in Everything We Do. We are committed to investing in and challenging every Optimus team member to achieve their professional goals, to grow individually and help us as Optimus continue to expand our capabilities, capacities and footprint. As we expand, challenging work opportunities will arise. We will need the right type of talented and skilled professionals to drive the growth of our company. 

Join our Talented Team! Be part of something new and exciting.

Program Description  


Optimus proudly offers internship programs, through which students can jump start their career with hands-on experience with one of the largest steel producers in the world. Working at Optimus is an opportunity to be part of a team that is a benchmark in the industry in which it operates.  


At Optimus, internships are project-focused, mutually-beneficial experiences, which ultimate goal is to attract, develop and retain the best entry-level talent with potential for future technical and managerial positions. 


Program Duration  


Optimus offers internship programs that are both 29 hour and 40 hour per week internship that last from 6 months to a year based on the student’s needs.  


Profile for Interns 


An Intern with Optimus must have an eagerness to grow personally and professionally, being a part of a growing company in the steel industry here in Beaumont. This program is for individuals with high learning agility and willingness to adapt and develop continuously, who aim at consistently outperforming in a variety of settings and circumstances.  


During the program you will interact with team members from around the world. You will have the opportunity to learn on the job and work on challenging projects that will further your development.  





  •  Have completed at least two years* of a university degree from a recognized accredited college or university in Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical, and Metallurgical). 
  • Record of high academic achievement: Interns must maintain a minimum of a 2.5 out of 4.0 overall grade point average. 
  • Must be legally authorized to work full-time in the country of hire without requiring current or future sponsorship for employment .
  • Candidates much demonstrate leadership potential, strong interpersonal skills, excellent written and oral communication skills, initiative, and problem-solving skills.  

*Entering freshmen are not eligible for internships. 

Optimus offers competitive wages, on-the-job experience, organization orientation, work assignments and projects with clear and targeted goals that allow young professionals to earn invaluable experience.