Location(s): CO - Denver; CO - Englewood; CO - Fort Collins; CO - Greeley; CO - Lakewood 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. Position SummaryElectric Distribution Engineering Internship positions support staff with the planning, design, performance and operation of the electric distribution system. The positions provide the opportunity to develop talents and skills while networking with leading professionals and peers. Experiences are shared at the end of each summer through Intern presentations to peers and management, with an opportunity for best in class presentations at the executive level. Several activities throughout the summer are designed to gain a fuller understanding of the various aspects of running an Electric Utility. Through practical engineering experience and mentoring, successful candidates will gain significant professional confidence and people skills. Xcel Energy is looking to hire 8 interns within the Electric Distribution Department. This internship will be located at one of our Service Centers in the Denver Metro area or in Fort Collins/Greeley Area. This internship will start in the summer of 2019 and be full time 40 hours a week in the summer with opportunities to go part time during the school year. Minimum RequirementsMust be enrolled in an ABET accredited engineering program in Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering with an Electrical Engineering Minor; having completed Sophomore level or above including graduate programsMust be proficient in Microsoft Office SuiteAbility to communicate effectively; both written and verbally Must be self- motivated, have good mechanical aptitude, and ability to work well with others Preferred Requirements Course work in power engineering and an interest in the power industry desirable _______________________________________________________________________________________________ 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; CO - Englewood; CO - Fort Collins; CO - Greeley; CO - Lakewood || United States (US) || Operations || 59380:Dist Electric Engineering || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining || Requisition Number: 17503Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/VeteranIndividuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at ...@xcelenergy.com Associated topics: design, develop, electric, electrical, electrical engineer, electronic, engineer, plc, power, systems
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