Vectren Corporation Co-op/Intern, Gas Engineer - Centerville, OH in Centerville, Ohio

Who we are

Vectren Corporation is an energy holding company headquartered in Evansville, Ind. We provide energy delivery services to over 900,000 natural gas customers located in Indiana and west central Ohio and over 140,000 electric customers in southwestern Indiana. We are looking for diverse, talented students interested in joining our Engineering Co-op/Intern Program. We are not just looking for people to fill positions – let us help you energize your career!

Where we are

Vectren’s corporate headquarters is located in Evansville, IN. Evansville is the 3 rd largest city in Indiana and lies within a 200-mile radius of four major metropolitan cities including Indianapolis, Nashville, Louisville and St. Louis.

This co-op/internship opportunity will be assigned to our Centerville, Ohio location.

What you will be doing

  • Acquiring knowledge and training for system applications necessary to perform design and estimation functions for simple to moderately complex projects.

  • Assisting with designs, estimates, and planning for complex projects including natural gas main extensions, metering, pressure regulating stations, general equipment installations, relocation of facilities, system improvements, and other engineering-related activities.

  • Perform field investigations to gather information for data verification and /or information required for design

  • Prioritizing tasks and delivering assigned projects through completion.

  • Reporting on progress throughout the life of the assignment/project.

  • Recognizing and reporting data/process anomalies and recommend solutions.

  • Identify, secure and manage resources (internal or external) required to complete assignments.

  • Gather, analyze, and sort data for various projects related to project engineering and asset management.

  • Developing knowledge and understanding of Vectren’s O&M standards.

  • Managing electronic and paper files in a structured format.

What you bring

  • Must be a full-time student pursuing a 4-year degree in an engineering field (Civil, Mechanical, Petroleum, or Industrial Engineering major) from an accredited college/university

  • Co-op candidates must be available for at least three rotations. The first rotation can start in Spring or Summer 2018.

  • Must be proficient in MS Office programs (Word, Excel, Power Point, Access)

  • Strong customer service focus

  • Good oral and written communication and teambuilding skills

  • Excellent problem-solving abilities.

  • Ability to travel for one day or on overnight trips to Vectren offices in Indiana or Ohio.

Added bonus if you have:

  • Mechanical engineering discipline

  • CAD Experience

  • Experience in the gas or electric utility environment

  • Competence with AutoCAD and Geographical Information Systems

What we bring to you

  • Great experience and development to assist you in energizing your future career opportunities.

  • Great networking and mentorship opportunity.

  • Living expenses stipend for each semester.

We want you to know

We value talent, innovation and diversity and understand that our colleagues allow us the opportunity to deliver an exceptional customer experience. We achieve our goals through teamwork and conduct our business with integrity. Vectren Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer dedicated to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

Vectren shall abide by the requirements of Executive Order (E.O.) 11246, as amended, and the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These laws and regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these laws and regulations require that covered federal contractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Job: Engineering

Organization: Engineering

Title: Co-op/Intern, Gas Engineer - Centerville, OH

Location: Ohio-Centerville

Requisition ID: 1710000202