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Technical Intern - Electric Delivery

Date: Feb 3, 2019

Location: Newark, NJ, US

Company: PSEG

Requisition ID:  52864 

Job Function/Category:  University Recruiting 

Employment Type:  Non-Exempt Part Time 

This is an exciting time to be joining PSEG. Our commitments, which include safety, integrity, customer focus, and diversity & inclusion, are the fabric of our culture and help drive the success of our business. We are fortunate to have an outstanding workforce of diverse and highly skilled talent who move us forward in our operational excellence journey.  PSEG has more than 12,000 employees who are dedicated to the communities we serve and embody our vision: People providing Safe, Reliable, Economic and Greener Energy.


Looking to put your learning to the test and apply your education through an exciting summer opportunity with a Fortune 300 energy company? Come join a winning team with PSEG’s internship program.  Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) is a publicly traded (NYSE:PEG) diversified energy company headquartered in New Jersey, and one of the ten largest electric companies in the U.S. 


The successful candidate will assist in developing and proposing future electric system upgrades required to maintain system reliability for the short range and long range planning horizons. This position requires close interaction for coordination of future expansion plans with local Divisions. Work function includes power system simulation studies, determination of feasibility, scope and cost estimates for proposed network enhancements impacting the PSE&G electric system. Develop short-range and long-range substation forecasts and compare present or planned capacities with short range and long range forecasted loads.


The job function would include engineering analysis to evaluate the timing of reinforcements to ensure the reliability operation of the transmission and distribution system, performing complex power system engineering studies to determine the PSEG system limitations (thermal and voltage), operating capability and performing short range planning analysis and analyze potential operating limitations and develop operating procedures to guide the system operators.  This candidate will also assist in the integration of renewable resources into the PSE&G electric system.


The job function would include engineering analysis related to Distributed Energy resources and data analysis related to the distribution circuits performance. The job function would include financial analysis related to the 5 year capital budget and preparing several presentations related to other stakeholders.


Required Education/Skills: The successful candidate (s) must be actively pursuing a Bachelor’s from an accredited institution in the Engineering (with an Energy Focus) or Economics/Finance fields, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. PSEG recognizes institutions of higher education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent. GPA information MUST be included on your resume for employment consideration. Candidates must have excellent oral and verbal communication skills, with keen attention to detail.  PSEG recognizes institutions of higher education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent. 


All PSEG internship roles are paid at an hourly rate, however there are no benefits associated with these positions. Candidates are expected to work 40 hours per week over the summer period for the full 10-12 week period. We are targeting: Currently enrolled students with GPA of 3.0 staying in the NJ/NY/PA metro area for the duration of the internship and able to commute to the assigned work location. Housing, transportation, Immigration Support will not be provided with this position.  


As an employee of PSE&G or PSEG Long Island, you should be aware that during storm restoration efforts, you may be required to perform functions outside of your routine duties and on a schedule that may be different from normal operations.

This site ( is strictly for candidates who are not currently PSEG employees. PSEG employees must apply for jobs internally through empower which can be accessed through the mypseg homepage by clicking on the employee center tab, then under the empower header, choose careers.

Business needs may cause PSEG to cancel or delay filling position at any time during the selection process

Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment, including the hiring process, based on any legal protected characteristic. Legally protected characteristics included, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law in locations where PSEG employs individuals.

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