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Strategic Workforce Planning Internship (Amarillo or Lubbock, TX) Job

Xcel Energy

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Rqd Experience: Internship/Co-op
Date Posted: August 29, 2022
Reference Code: 47701-en_US
Location(s): TX - Amarillo; TX - Lubbock

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.

Position Summary
Xcel Energy is seeking an intern who is ready to apply their strong critical thinking and problem-solving and communication skills in Strategic Workforce Planning (SWP), to enable the company to meet current and future organizational goals.

We are looking for analytical thinkers that can quickly get a feel for our data and work with minimal direction. A successful candidate can translate and communicate data analytics insights into meaningful results and recommendations through presentations to leaders across the company. We want you to bring fresh ideas and approaches to our team and help us to exceed our customers expectations.

Through this internship, you will benefit from shadowing, mentoring, and training opportunities with experienced and accomplished business professionals. You will gain exposure in working in collaborative projects with multiple stakeholders and projects with positive business results.
  • The candidate is expected to work around 15-20 hours a week during academic periods, with the ability to work additional hours during non-academic periods.
  • This is currently a remote/work-from-home position with expectations of occasionally working out of the downtown Amarillo office.

Minimum Requirements
  • Pursuing a degree in, including but not limited to, business, business analytics, human resources, communications, industrial and organizational psychology, or similar program
  • Intermediate skills or greater in Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to navigate, prioritize, and effectively time manage multiple assignments or work-streams
  • Demonstrated communication skills through academic or on the job experience presenting to an audience and/or providing written reports or summaries of results or findings
  • Creating strong strategic and visually appealing presentations using Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Performing ad hoc research and summarizing findings
  • Beginning Sophomore year or greater


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; TX - Lubbock || United States (US) || Human Resources & Employee Svc || 84340:Strategic Workforce Planning || Part-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $16.20 - $17.90 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: 47701
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.