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Summer Electrical Engineer Intern (Pueblo, CO) Job

Location(s): CO - Pueblo

 

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.

 

 

Work with the 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 including performance/efficiency, emissions control, contract and project management, specifying new and replacement equipment, making process improvement recommendations, supporting requests from operations and maintenance. Through practical field experience and mentoring, successful candidate will gain significant professional confidence and people skills.

 

This is a full-time summer summer internship (40/hours) with a potential to extended into the fall to work part-time (10-20 hours/week) during the school year. Must be able to commute to the work onsite at the Comanche Coal Plant, located at 2005 Lime Road, Pueblo, CO 81006. 

The company does not provide relocation, mileage or living expense reimbursement. 

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be enrolled in an ABET accredited Electrical Engineering or  program
  • Enrolled as a Junior (as of Spring 2021) or Senior graduating 12/2021
  • No seniors graduating Spring 2021 or graduate students
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to communicate effectively; both written and verbally 
  • Must be self- motivated, have good electromechanical aptitude, and ability to work well with others

Preferred

  • Course work in power generation or project management and an interest in the power industry desirable

 

 

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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:  CO - Pueblo || CO - Pueblo || United States (US) || Generation || 0472N:Engineering || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||
 

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $21.20 - $22.60 per hour

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Requisition Number: 28661

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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