Untied Farmers Cooperative is seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Electrician Intern to join our team and contribute to our mission.
As an Electrician Intern at UFC, you will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in electrical maintenance, repair, and installation within an agricultural setting. Under the guidance of experienced electricians, you will assist in maintaining and troubleshooting electrical systems critical to our farming operations. This internship offers a unique chance to learn about the intersection of agriculture and electrical work while making meaningful contributions to our cooperative's success.
Assist with the installation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems.
Troubleshoot electrical issues and perform diagnostic tests to identify problems.
Assist in the installation and maintenance of electrical equipment.
Learn and adhere to safety protocols and regulations governing electrical work in agricultural environments.
Collaborate with other team members to ensure timely completion of electrical projects and tasks.
Complies with all laws and regulations that apply to the department.
Currently enrolled in or recent graduate of a technical program in electrical technology, electrician apprenticeship, or related field.
Basic understanding of electrical principles, circuits, and systems.
Ability to follow instructions and work effectively in a team environment.
Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
Willingness to learn and take on new challenges.
Excellent communication skills and a positive attitude.
Knowledge of safety practices and regulations related to electrical work.
Valid driver's license and reliable transportation.
Ag background a plus.
Must be in good physical condition capable of lifting, carrying, pushing weights up to 100 pounds and have full use of both arms and legs and both hands.
Must be able to climb stairs, reach above, below and at shoulder level, work on moving machinery, work at unprotected heights with dust, fumes or gas and in temperature extremes both inside and outside.