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.
Xcel Energy is looking for interns to work during the Summer of 2018, with the opportunity to work part-time during the 2018-2019 school year.
Work with Xcel Energy Environmental staff to conduct avian, fisheries, and aquatic studies at power plants in MN, WI, ND and SD. The position will involve collection, identification, weighing and measuring fish and other aquatic organisms. Enter collected data into spreadsheets, conduct statistical analysis of the data, and draft reports. Much of the time will be spent outdoors working in a variety of weather conditions, including inclement conditions, and on a non-typical work schedule including extended hours, nights and weekends. Through practical field experience and mentoring, successful candidate will gain significant professional and personal skills.