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Power Internships

Posted on: November 19, 2020

Ottertail Power

Are you interested in practicing your craft next summer?


Otter Tail Power Company is pleased to offer paid craft internship opportunities at the Big Stone Power Plant, located near Big Stone City, South Dakota. These full-time internships are for 12 to 16 weeks during the summer of 2021.

Big Stone Plant is offering internships in each of the following Power Plant departments:

Mechanical Maintenance Department (Energy Technology)

                              Power Plant Operators (2 positions) (Energy Operations)

                              Yard Operator (Heavy Equipment Operator)


Instrumentation & Controls Technician (Robotics)

To be eligible you must be a full-time student in a technical college program offering training in this craft discipline. Candidates must successfully complete a pre-employment aptitude test, a physical examination, and background check.

To apply, visit our careers page at and submit your application and resume. We will accept applications through December 4, 2020.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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