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Duke Energy Tech Co-Op Program

The Oconee Nuclear Station recruits students from Tri-County Technical College to work a minimum of 20 hours per week while maintaining a full-time student status. This program will help students gain knowledge of the processes and procedures in nuclear plant operations.

Depending on the area assigned, the students will be assisting in performing diagnostic, maintenance, and repair of electrical and electronic instrumentation systems and controls; troubleshooting, investigating and repairing mechanical equipment.

Ideal candidates for this program major in Industrial Electronics Technology, General Engineering Technology, or Mechatronics. Duke Energy will also recruit students majoring in Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning and Welding.

To be eligible for this program, students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and have completed 12 credit hours but no more than 52 credit hours in their degree. Participation is limited to 4 semesters.

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For More Information

Telephone: (864)-646-1577
Toll-free:  1-866-269-5677 ext. 1577

Office Hours
Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Call to schedule an appointment at other times.

The Career and Employability Resources Office is closed during the holidays when the College is officially closed.