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NiSource Gas Major Projects Intern in Valparaiso, Indiana

Job Title: Intern Operations

Job Code: INT008


NiSource is currently seeking Summer Operations Interns in Valparaiso, IN. Successful applicants will become integral members of the department while learning within a team environment, completing meaningful tasks and collaborating with team members and leaders on important projects. These positions will be a great opportunity for the candidate desiring to launch their career in the Operations field. Successful applicants will build professional relationships with other interns and all levels of NiSource personnel while participating in rewarding professional development exercises and fun, team-building activities. Interns will obtain a broad overview of NiSource's operations and current events in the utilities industry.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • This position requires a current student of an ABET accredited, four-year program

  • High importance placed on the ability to express technical concepts effectively, both verbal and written

  • High consideration for those candidates with interpersonal skills which are effective in communication with internal and external customers.

  • Desire a quick learner with the willingness to remain flexible in various work assignments.

  • Possess a valid driver's license and reliable transportation.

  • Collecting and analyzing data and reviewing records.

  • Creating process maps and scopes of work.

  • Perform field material reviews and verification

  • Assemble data to create job order estimates

  • Safety consciousness required

  • Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications for Position

  • Current student of an accredited, four-year program

  • Must have completed at least two years of undergraduate study

  • Ability to work 40 hrs/week during the summer, part time during school season

  • Proficiency with PC applications and prefer strong skills with MS Excel

  • Proven communication skills

  • Authorized to work in the United States without requiring sponsorship


This description is not designed to be a complete list of all duties and responsibilities required of the position.

Inclusion & Diversity

Value inclusion within your day to day responsibilities by respecting others perspectives/convictions, engaging others opinions, creating a safe environment where people, ideas, and opinions are valued within your Team/Customers and external partners.

Respect and take into consideration diversity within your Team/Customers and external work partners by valuing different world views, challenges, and cultures that represent all walks of life and all backgrounds.

Treat others with respect and consideration. Actively participate in creating and contributing to a positive work environment.

Equal Employment Opportunity

NiSource is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in each of its companies to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any protected group status as defined by law. Each employee is expected to abide by this principle.

By applying, you may be considered for other job opportunities.

Safety Statement

Promote a safe work environment by actively participating in all aspects of our employee safety program. Report any unsafe conditions and take actions to prevent personal injuries. Support our interdependent safety culture by ensuring the safety of your co-workers. Stay focused on the task at hand and promote productivity through good work habits.

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At NiSource, you'll be part of the team serving nearly four million customers throughout the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic, who count on us to energize their homes and businesses. Whether speaking with customers by phone, analyzing financial data or installing new gas lines in a neighborhood, you’ll meet exciting challenges each day and make the most of your skills and talents. And you’ll be part of a company that was named by Forbes magazine as one of America’s Best Large Employers.

We're looking for talent from all backgrounds. We invite candidates of all abilities to come as they are and do what they love. Through our years of successful growth, we’ve stayed true to our roots by making a difference in the lives of millions of our customers. If you’re interested in joining an inclusive, innovative company that fosters opportunity for growth, NiSource might be the place for you.