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ERDP Gas Operations Engineering Intern - Summer 2020

San Ramon, CA, US, 94583

Requisition ID # 27639 

Job Category : Engineering / Science 

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Business Unit: Gas Operations

Job Location : San Ramon

Department Overview

PG&E’s Gas Operations organization is focused on ensuring the safe and reliable flow of natural gas to our customers. As a whole, Gas Operations is responsible for all aspects of PG&E’s gas distribution and transmission operations, including planning, engineering, maintenance and construction, restoration and emergency response.


Position Summary

This position is part of PG&E's Summer Intern Program and will be placed in the Gas Operations organization. Location to be determined within our service territory.


Engineering Interns will have the opportunity to participate in the Summer Intern Program designed to help students gain valuable knowledge and experience in PG&E’s Gas Operations. Each Engineering Intern will be placed in a specific department within Gas Operations and will be expected to contribute as a valuable team member.



Minimum Qualifications:

• Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, or related engineering field (students MUST be continuing education towards degree during and/or after internship)

• Must have a valid driver’s license or obtain one at least 30 days prior to start date.



• EIT or FE certification

• Former PG&E Intern

• 3.0 GPA or greater in both cumulative GPA and major GPA

• Engineering experience in utilities, municipalities, construction, or engineering consultation

• Ability to work in a team environment and support fellow team members

• Strong problem solving and analytical skills

• Strong communication skills, both oral and written

• Takes initiative and can work independently with minimal direction



Each engineering intern’s responsibility depends on what Gas Operations department the intern is hired into. Possible departments include:

• Gas Asset Knowledge Management

• Gas Standards and Policies

• Gas Public Safety and Integrity Management

• Gas Project Engineering and Design

• Gas Investment Planning

• Gas Transmission

• Gas Distribution

• Gas System Operations

Our Mission

To safely and reliably deliver affordable and clean energy to our customers and communities every single day, while building the energy network of tomorrow.

Our Vision

With a sustainable energy future as our North Star, we will meet the challenge of climage change while providing affordable energy for all customers.

Our Culture

We put safety first.
We are accountable. We act with integrity, transparency and humility.
We are here to serve our customers.
We embrace change, innovation and continuous improvement.
We value diversity and inclusion. We speak up, listen up and follow up.
We succeed through collaboration and partnership. We are one team.

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG), is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric companies in the United States. Based in San Francisco, our 24,000 employees deliver safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy to nearly 16 million people throughout our Northern and Central California service area, stretching from Eureka to Bakersfield and from the Pacific Ocean to the Sierra Nevada.

More About Our Company

Pacific Gas and Electric Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, religion, physical or mental disability status, medical condition, protected veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information or any other factor that is not related to the job.

Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland