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Geospatial Intern- Denver, CO Job

Location(s): CO - Denver

 

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.

 

 

Project Description:

  • Work on cutting edge GIS software to support Distribution Engineering and Operations to revolutionize how electric distribution is done. Work with a team of passionate and experienced Grid Analysts to promote models, build and update displays, and establish communication to field devices in our new Advanced Distribution Management System (ADMS).  Support green energy initiatives like Integrated Volt-Var Optimization (IVVO) and Community Solar Gardens, as well as new automation technology through the Fault Location Isolation and Service Restoration (FLISR) program. Work with Engineers, Geospatial Technicians, SCADA Engineers, Electric System Operators, and software vendors to help prepare the electric distribution grid for the new energy future.
  • This will be a summer opportunity with the potential to extend into a school semester. The candidate should be able to work full-time during the summer and 15-20 hrs./wk. during a school semester.

 

Minimum Requirements:

  • Pursuing a degree that incorporates GIS work
  • Must be Junior or higher
  • GIS coursework, beyond an introductory class

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Database coursework beyond GIS, is desirable but not mandatory

 

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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:  CO - Denver || CO - Denver || United States (US) || Operations || 59382:Dist Grid Management || Part-Time || Non-Bargaining ||
 

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $20.40 per hour

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

 

Requisition Number: 48761

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.

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

 

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