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New Jersey Resources (NJNG Union) Summer Utility Intern - Northern Division in Rockaway, New Jersey

(NJNG Union) Summer Utility Intern - Northern Division

Rockaway Office, 201 Round Hill Drive, Rockaway, New Jersey, United States of America Req #2411

Thursday, February 1, 2024

Energize your future and join our team as we pursue a sustainable, cleaner energy future. New Jersey Resources (NJR) summer internships provide engaging learning and growth opportunities for enthusiastic students ready to build real-world experience and learn about the energy industry.

New Jersey Natural Gas (NJNG), a subsidiary of NJR is seeking a Summer Utility Worker in our Northern Division to be a part of our annual meter maintenance program team.

Who we are:

NJR is an energy company with an ambitious outlook for the future and a commitment to advancing a clean energy future. We believe the most successful ideas and outcomes result from the collaboration of those with unique perspectives and experiences to leverage our strengths and achieve our priorities.

What you will do:

Bring your enthusiasm and drive and you’ll learn from some of the top talent in the energy industry. You’ll have hands-on experience with your team and the support of our human resources team through this 10-week program. Growing both professionally and personally throughout the program could lead to future opportunities.

Travel in a company vehicle throughout the NJNG service territory to paint and perform corrosion control of residential and commercial meters. Enjoy the great outdoors this summer while you gain valuable experience working in the energy industry. Our summer programs include hands-on training, access to career development and community service opportunities.

What we are looking for:

We’re looking for self-starters who are motivated to learn, grow and take on new challenges. Individuals who are flexible, dependable, work well in varying environments and want to make an impact in your community and company are welcomed here.

  • Currently enrolled in or a recent graduate of a high school vocational program or pursing a college degree

  • Must have a valid NJ driver’s license and safe driving record

  • Demonstrated ability to work safely

  • Self-starter, ability to work independently and deliver results

  • Must be dependable and punctual

  • Good communication and teamwork skills

  • Previous job experience preferred

  • At least 18 years old

  • This is a full-time, 10-week summer position from June to August, Monday through Friday.

    What’s in it for you:

  • Exposure to a growing company focuses on a sustainable, clean energy future.

  • Competitive compensation

  • Learning, development and mentoring opportunities

  • Regular opportunities to get involved in community service

*This position is deemed safety-sensitive under the U.S. Department of Transportation Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration’s regulations. Among other things, employees in this position are subject to drug and alcohol testing, including pre-employment testing, random testing, reasonable suspicion testing and post-accident testing. PHMSA-required drug tests include testing for marijuana. The use of marijuana, or testing positive for marijuana, is disqualifying and will lead to removal from performing safety-sensitive functions as well as disciplinary action.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, disability, veteran, or other protected status.

Other details

  • Job Function Union

  • Pay Type Hourly

  • Rockaway Office, 201 Round Hill Drive, Rockaway, New Jersey, United States of America