Our apprentice program develops candidates into productive journey-level employees within the electric utility industry. The apprenticeship programs include self-study modules, online instruction, classroom training, and on-the-job training. We offer a variety of apprentice programs, including and not limited to:
Substation and apparatus technicians
Power plant mechanics
Power plant operators
Combined cycle technicians/operators
Heavy equipment operators
Each apprenticeship has specific requirements for entry. More hiring requirements are detailed in open job positions. We recommend using Safari or Explorer as a browser.
Put your knowledge to work
When you’re ready to make the leap from learning to doing, it’s time for an internship at Tri-State. Get hands-on education while contributing alongside the teams who power the rural West.
Opportunities vary by year, and may be in the areas of Generation, Transmission, Accounting, Finance, Communications, Energy Markets, Engineering, Environmental or other departments.
What our interns say
“I saw and learned more about the energy industry in my time here than it’s possible to learn in the classroom.”
“Working at Craig Station was incredible. Seeing everything through the lens of real world experience was great.”
Interested in Tri-State's Internship Program?
Check your college careers site for internship opportunities or search on our job application site. We recommend using Safari or Explorer as a browser.
Tri-State is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer-Race/Gender/Disabled/Vets