Freshmen - Junior Technical Intern - MN
Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills and talents to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow? A position at Xcel Energy could be just what you’re looking for.
The intern position will be comprised of diagnostic work in the Monitoring and Diagnostic (M&D) center. Work will include monitoring of power plants advisories, report generation, model maintenance and other tasks as assigned by senior M&D engineers. Work may also include performance testing field work as assigned by the department manager.
Work with Engineering staff to support plant projects, both capital and ops/maintenance. Work as an entry level engineering analyst doing tasks spanning all aspects of plant operations monitoring including performance/efficiency, mechanical health, making process improvement recommendations and supporting requests from operations and maintenance. The successful candidate will gain significant practical experience and the opportunity to enhance their professional skills through mentoring.
(Starting pay is based on Sophomore college level and will increase each additional year of college)
- Currently pursuing a degree in the technical field of Mechanical, Chemical Engineering
- Must be a freshmen, sophomore or junior currently. Seniors graduating in Spring 2024 would not be eligible
- Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
- Ability to communicate effectively; both written and verbally
- Must be self- motivated, have good mechanical aptitude, and ability to work well with others
- Course work in power generation or project management and an interest in the power industry desirable
- Candidates able to work part time during the school year
As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.
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The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $18.80 to $22.50 per hour
This position may also be eligible for the following benefits: Pension, 401(k) plan, Paid time off (PTO), Holidays, Personal holidays
Pay and benefit packages may vary based on position. Some employees are under collective bargaining agreements, which determine the benefits they will receive. If the information conflicts with the terms of the written plan documents governing the plan, the plan document will control. Benefit plans are subject to change and Xcel Energy has the right to end, suspend, or amend any of its plans, at any time, in whole or in part.
Anticipated Last Date to Apply: 02/21/24
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