An award-winning Fortune 200 company headquartered in Akron,
Ohio, we offer our employees significant opportunities to build
challenging and rewarding careers. For example, our employees are
taking leading roles in testing new environmental and electric
distribution technologies to reduce the impact of our operations
and improve system reliability.
FirstEnergy is a leading regional energy company dedicated to
safety, operational excellence and responsive customer service. Our
10 regulated utility companies comprise one of the nation's largest
investor-owned electric systems based on 6 million customers served
within a nearly 65,000-square-mile area of Ohio, Pennsylvania,
Maryland, West Virginia, New Jersey and New York.
FirstEnergy offers a comprehensive and valuable Co-op/Intern
Program to talented college students who are looking to gain
on-the-job experience in various locations and positions throughout
In addition to the work experience gained, our co-ops and
interns participate in development sessions designed to help
improve their skills in areas that are important for business
success. They are assigned coaches from their work groups who
provide guidance and help them better understand the company.
Because our students leave this program with the knowledge,
skills and experience necessary for a career with FirstEnergy, they
are given serious consideration for full-time employment after
We are looking for students majoring in the following academic
- Engineering (electrical, mechanical, nuclear, civil,
- Information Technology and Computer Science-related majors
- Business Management and Business Administration
Our co-op and internship positions are paid, and relocation
assistance is available for eligible engineering students if they
live more than 50 miles from their FirstEnergy work location.