Xcel Energy Damage Prevention Intern Job in Saint Paul, Minnesota

Job Grade: NO

Hierarchy: No - We can only hire at the posted level

Union Position: Non-Bargaining

We are hiring a Damage Prevention Intern to be based in St Paul, MN. This position will require working 6-15 hours/week during academic periods, with the ability work additional hours during non-academic periods based on departmental work load. First consideration will be given to graduates of the Legacy I3 program.

This is a great opportunity to learn about how Damage Prevention captures information and utilizes data and relationships with stakeholders to reduce underground excavation damage.


  • The Damage Prevention intern will assist the Damage Prevention Department with data management of all damages to Xcel Energy utilities. Duties will include:

  • Organizing electronic documents associated with damages

  • Creating reports

  • Scanning documents

  • Communicating with our service centers and vendors to collect information


  • Active college/university student

  • Ability to work 6-15 hours/week during academic periods

Preferred Requirement:

  • Valid driver's license

Competency Band: AccountabilityCustomer and Stakeholder EngagementJob and Business ExpertiseOperational ExcellenceRelationship Focused

Location(s): MN - St Paul

Organization: Operations

Department: 59360:Damage Prevention XS

Schedule: Part-Time

Non-Union jobs will be posted internally for a minimum of 5 business days, after 5 days the job may be unposted at any time.

Union jobs will be posted based on the union agreement.

Recruiter: Allison Schmidt

Hiring Manager: Samuel L Richert

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Individuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at recruiting@xcelenergy.com