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Approximate Salary:
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Location:
Taylor, Texas
Country:
United States
Industry:
Other
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree

Summer Internship Opportunities 2020

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The mission of the ERCOT Summer Internship Program is to partner with students pursuing academic excellence to create opportunities that stretch learning experiences into a work environment with intellectually challenging projects and assignments. These opportunities will promote utility industry awareness, growth, and identification of top talent for future employment. The summer internship will be 40 hours a week during the summer. 

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) manages the flow of electric power to more than 25 million Texas customers -- representing about 90 percent of the state’s electric load. As the independent system operator for the region, ERCOT schedules power on an electric grid that connects more than 46,500 miles of transmission lines and 650+ generation units. It also performs financial settlement for the competitive wholesale bulk-power market and administers retail switching for 8 million premises in competitive choice areas. ERCOT is a membership-based 501(c)(4) nonprofit corporation, governed by a board of directors and subject to oversight by the Public Utility Commission of Texas and the Texas Legislature. Its members include consumers, cooperatives, generators, power marketers, retail electric providers, investor-owned electric utilities, transmission and distribution providers and municipally owned electric utilities.

ERCOT will have internships in the following areas for 2020

  • Transmission Planning Dynamic Studies (EE)       
  • Planning Dynamic Studies (EE)
  • Transmission Planning Assessment (EE)
  • Operations Grid Analysis (EE)
  • Network Modeling (EE)
  • Model Maintenance (EE)
  • Operations Grid Analysis (EE)
  • Operations Analysis (EE)
  • Transmission Planning – System Development (EE)
  • Market Analysis (EE)
  • Resource Integration (EE)
  • Grid Applications Development (IT)
  • Web Development Research (IT)
  • IT Architecture (IT)
  • IT Application Delivery (IT)

Preferred work schedule of the intern:

  • 40 hours a week / Monday – Friday 8AM - 5PM
  • Must be available to work onsite – Interns will not be eligible for remote work.
  • May 26, 2020 – August 9, 2020

Our summer internship program is a paid learning experience targeting primarily for students who have a GPA of 3.0 or better and who have at least completed their sophomore year.

Graduate students are also highly encouraged to apply.

Notifications will be sent to anyone who applies to this position as other Summer Internship positions are posted.

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