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2 Year-Tech School Design Intern (TX) Job

Location(s): TX - Amarillo

 

Is it time to see how all those college courses translate to the real world?  Are you ready to work alongside experienced professionals on real projects and issues? An internship at Xcel Energy will give you practical experience in the energy industry at a company that’s committed to excellence, safety and environmental stewardship.

 

 

During COVID-19 Pandemic this position may require the ability to temporarily work remote within the company service territory until company protocol dictates return to the office criteria has been met. The work site, once approved, is 790 Buchanan Street, Amarillo, TX. 

 

Our Substation Design group is looking to bring on a Design Intern to work at our downtown Amarillo, TX location. The focus of this internship is to provide the student with a broad look at the electrical utility industry through entry-level tasks. This intern will assis on electrical substation projects through aiding Designers and Engineers in the design, fieldwork, and print preparation for major capital projects. Work may include some special assignments.

Only local candidates in the Amarillo, TX area will be considerd.

Start Date: ASAP

 

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be currently enrolled in a 2-year technical education program, or at a post-secondary institution focusing on drafting or electrical/technical degree
  • Basic computer skills and aptitude are required
  • Applicants need strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

 

Preferred Requirements:

  • Must be currently enrolled in a technical education program at a university or college 
  • Majoring in, or taking classes, in drafting, or pursuing an electrical/technical degree.
  • Freshman or Sophomore ONLY (as of Spring 2021). 
  • No recent graduates, or seniors graduating Spring 2021.
  • Basic computer skills and aptitude are required
  • Applicants need strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

 

 

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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.
    

 

Posting Notes:  TX - Amarillo || TX - Amarillo || United States (US) || Operations || 41560:Subs Eng & Des South XS || Part-Time || Non-Bargaining ||
 

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $16.00 to $25.70 per hour

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Requisition Number: 25304

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Individuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at recruiting@xcelenergy.com

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