At Dominion Energy we love our jobs. That’s right. Love. Every day we go to work filled with passion to be excellent, to creatively problem solve and to innovate. These are exciting days for energy companies, and Dominion Energy aims to shape the future of energy in America. We are looking at all of our work with fresh eyes, retooling everything we do, in every part of the company, to operate more sustainably and to deliver energy more reliably than ever. We are looking for interesting, independent thinkers and doers who can help shape the culture of a forward-looking company that’s proud of its rich legacy. Are you a change agent? Do you think differently? Do you want to fall in love with your job? If you answered “yes,” then read on!
NOTE - This Mechanical or Electrical Engineering Internship is specifically for students with an anticipated graduation date between May 2023 and December 2023.
Dominion Generation Energy’s Brunswick County Power Station is seeking a highly motivated individual to perform a wide variety of specialized and complex functions in support of the operations. The 1,358-megawatt station consists of three combustion turbines that generate electricity and capture heat that is used to create steam in order to generate even more electricity. The station has the capability to produce enough electricity to power 340,000 homes at peak demand.
The intern will:
Study and learn overall station equipment and process
Investigate and solve equipment issues
Electrical equipment and control system analysis
Develop or support processes or programs for equipment, reliability and safety.
Write or review procedures, as applicable.
Equipment or material inspection and quality control
Cost analysis, if applicable.
Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience
Microsoft Office Suite Experience
Ability to read Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID's) and other engineered drawings
Basic power plant process knowledge (theoretical is okay)
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Must be a self-starting person that will follow items to completion.
Must currently be enrolled in a 4-year ABET-accredited Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering program or pursuing an Associates in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering wherein that community college has a formal transfer agreement with a 4-year institution that grants accredited Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.
Must have an anticipated graduation date between May 2023 and December 2023
Must have a least 2.5 cumulative GPA (Preferrred 3.0 GPA).
No Testing Required
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We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more. To learn more about our benefits, click here dombenefits.com.
Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.
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