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Business Intern - (Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior) Job

Location(s): MN - Brainerd


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.



Position Summary

The internship involves working with the Gas Operations department to improve processes in three specific areas. These are to update the Gas Apprenticeship Program, Process creation for material procurement and storeroom standardization, and refining fleet standardization documentation.


Essential Responsibilities 


  • Work with Supply Chain on reviewing data to create better material standards.
  • Filing and scanning records.
  • Data Entry into our proprietary system.
  • Assist with day-to-day general office duties.


Minimum Requirements

  • Must be enrolled in an  accredited college
  • First quartile in class rank (if class rank is available) and/or a minimum of a 3.0 GPA
  • Ability to follow through on all assignments and deadlines, manage multiple projects simultaneously and establish priorities. 
  • Proficient documentation skills
  • Strong Excel program experience required
  • Excellent Communication skills
  • Please attach the most current copy of your unofficial transcript to your application



Previous work experience




Xcel Energy is committed to the safety of its employees and customers, and promotes a Safety Always culture. Because of this, we strongly encourage all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19; however, vaccination is not mandatory. After being hired, you will asked to report your vaccination status and dates of vaccination. This information will be maintained confidentially and disclosed only on a need-to-know basis. If you are not fully vaccinated or choose not to disclose your vaccination status you will be required to follow any health-and-safety rules applicable to unvaccinated employees.


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:  MN - Brainerd || MN - Brainerd || United States (US) || Operations || 21280:Gas Ops St Cloud MN || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: 15.00

This position may also be eligible for the following benefits: Pension, 401(k) plan, Paid time off (PTO), Holidays, Personal holidays


Requisition Number: 53717

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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