Share this Job

Intern - Project Cost Controls (Richmond, VA)

Date: Nov 14, 2018

Location: GLEN ALLEN, VA, US, 23060

Company: Dominion Energy

Dominion Energy is one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy, with a portfolio of approximately 25,700 megawatts of generation, 14,400 miles of natural gas transmission, gathering and storage pipeline, and 6,500 miles of electric transmission lines. Dominion Energy operates one of the nation's largest natural gas storage systems with 1 trillion cubic feet of storage capacity and serves more than 6 million utility and retail energy customers.


Our company is built on a proud legacy of public service, innovation and community involvement. In addition to our core energy production, transportation and storage businesses, we invest in communities where we live and work and by practicing responsible environmental stewardship wherever we operate.


Diversity is linked to every aspect of our business to include how we attract, develop and retain our future talent. An inclusive environment encourages the coming together of different talents, thoughts and energies. The company’s commitment to employing military veterans through the Troops to Energy Jobs program is one way we are able to ensure workforce diversity.

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.


Job Summary

Dominion Energy’s Innsbrook Technical Center is seeking a 2019 summer intern to support the Nuclear Engineering Subsequent License Renewal Project Controls staff with activities, including but not limited to:

  • Assist in the development, implementation and coordination of controls for nuclear power station construction projects that could include cost, contract administration, scheduling and estimating.
  • Support the development and maintenance of the cost plans for power station construction projects based on approved estimates and schedules.
  • Monitor actual project cost and/or work status data to ensure project is proceeding on schedule and within budget.
  • Support the preparation and analyzing of the monthly budget variance reports for management.
  • Other projects / assignments to obtain well rounded experience

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

The ideal candidate will possess the following knowledge, skills, and abilities:

  • Good general computer skills including proficiency with using Microsoft Office products is desired.
  • Must have a personal commitment to all aspects of workplace safety.
  • Must be able to follow instructions and be a team player.
  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills.

Education Requirements

  • Must be enrolled in a Business, Finance or Economics program at a four year college or university
  • Must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA.
  • Must have an anticipated graduation date of May 2021


Working Conditions

Test Description

No Testing Required


Export Control

Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law.  Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants.


Other Information

We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more.  


Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.  


You can experience the excitement of our company – it's the difference between taking a job and starting a career.

Nearest Major Market: Richmond

Job Segment: Intern, Engineer, Nuclear, Nuclear Engineering, Pipeline, Entry Level, Engineering, Energy