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Junior or above Engineering Intern Job

Location(s): CO - Denver


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.


Once authorized to work on site, the work location is 1123 W 3rd Ave Denver CO, 80223. Only local candidates will be considered for this internship. You must live within a commutable distance from Denver CO 80223.


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 

  • Updating and creating learning guides for Gas Apprenticeship.
  • Moving documentation to an electronic site.
  • Creation of analytics for Apprenticeship program.
  • Developing a process to gather data from fleet in use around Colorado.
  • Helping the Fleet Committee document standardized buildouts.
  • Developing an ordering process to reduce inconstancies in the business unit.
  • Work with Supply Chain on reviewing data to create better material standards.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be enrolled in an ABET accredited engineering program
  • Completion of one year (or more) of Engineering School (either full or part-time equivalent)-must be a current student.
  • 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






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:  CO - Denver || CO - Denver || United States (US) || Operations || 58650:Gas || Part-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $21.20 per hour-$28.40 per hour

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Requisition Number: 36194

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