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Business Intern- Amarillo, TX Job

Xcel Energy

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Rqd Experience: Internship/Co-op
Date Posted: August 29, 2022
Reference Code: 48714-en_US
Location(s): TX - Amarillo

Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills and talents to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow? A position at Xcel Energy could be just what you're looking for.

Xcel Energy is looking to fill a Supply Chain Business Internship role for the Amarillo, TX location.

Job Description
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.
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.
Xcel Energy has an exciting opportunity for an Intern in our Supply Chain group in Amarillo, TX.

Position Summary
Position assists, as necessary, experienced supply chain staff with routine analysis & reporting, processing purchase orders, inventory management, supplier management, contract development and process improvements. Creates reports and analysis using Microsoft Office and Business Objects. Compile and develop Supply Chain data and sample statistics into meaningful reports. Candidate may also learn Supply Chain specific ERP software such as PassPort, Maximo and SAP. This position will expose the candidate to all areas of supply chain including sourcing, purchasing, materials management, contracting, customer/supplier relationships and logistics.
This is a paid position for approximately 20 hours per week during academic periods and up to 40 hours per week during non-academic periods including summer and school breaks. Hours during academic periods can be flexible based on class schedule. This is a year-round, long term internship with intent to explore full-time opportunities after graduation (based on mutual interest and availability).

Minimum Requirements:
•Junior or Senioe status in college majoring in supply chain, computer science, business, mathematics, financial or accounting.
•Good organization, communication and problem solving skills. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.
•Must be approachable, flexible, customer focused, self-motivated, results and team oriented.
•Learns new tasks and develops skills quickly.

Xcel Energy is committed to the safety of its employees and customers, and promotes a Safety Always culture. Because of this, we strongly encourage all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19; however, vaccination is not mandatory. After being hired, you will asked to report your vaccination status and dates of vaccination. This information will be maintained confidentially and disclosed only on a need-to-know basis. If you are not fully vaccinated or choose not to disclose your vaccination status you will be required to follow any health-and-safety rules applicable to unvaccinated employees.

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: TX - Amarillo || TX - Amarillo || United States (US) || CFO Organization || 42830:Planning and Purchasing || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $17.80 per hour

This position may also be eligible for the following benefits: Pension, 401(k) plan, Paid time off (PTO), Holidays, Personal holidays

Requisition Number: 48714
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Individuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at recruiting@xcelenergy.com
About this Employer‍

As a leading electric and natural gas energy company, we offer a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity customers and 1.9 million natural gas customers across our eight states: Colorado, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin.

Our workforce of more than 12,000 is rising to the challenge of a dynamic, constantly-changing utility industry. One that requires us to be even more customer focused, forward thinking and productive while remaining committed to meeting our customers’ fundamental need for safe, reliable, affordable energy.

With nearly 50% of our workforce eligible to retire in the next five years, there’s never been a better time to come on board. Do you have a passion for renewable energy, like wind or solar? Or care about giving back to the community? You’ll be in a position to directly impact our energy future.

At Xcel Energy, you’ll be challenged, respected and rewarded. You’ll find an ethical team committed to excellence, safety and environmental stewardship. A dynamic company where you’ll have meaningful work that makes a difference.