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Intern - Supply Chain (Spring & Summer 2019) (Richmond, VA)

Date: Jan 8, 2019

Location: GLEN ALLEN, VA, US, 23060

Company: Dominion Energy

Nearly 7.5 million customers in 18 states energize their homes and businesses with electricity or natural gas from Dominion Energy (NYSE: D), headquartered in Richmond, Va. The company is committed to sustainable, reliable, affordable, and safe energy and is one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy with about $100 billion of assets providing electric generation, transmission and distribution, as well as natural gas storage, transmission, distribution, and import/export services.

As one of the nation's leading solar operators, the company intends to reduce its carbon intensity 60 percent by 2030. Through its Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation, as well as EnergyShare and other programs, Dominion Energy contributed more than $30 million in 2018 to community causes throughout its footprint and beyond. Please visit, to learn more.

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 is seeking an intern to work directly with our Supply Chain team in the Power Generation group. The position works with supply chain professionals, internal customers and suppliers to provide strategic solutions for our company. The successful candidate should be in pursuit of a relevant degree, and will be exposed to management of industrial materials and sourcing functions within the Supply Chain organization supporting the generation of electricity.


Candidates will have the opportunity to evaluate and process material and service requests from throughout the Dominion Power Generation fleet with a focus on cost, quality and equipment reliability in accordance with Dominion policies and procedures. In addition to processing requests, interns will be expected to perform spend analyses and interact with internal customers and subject matter experts to obtain desired results. Exposure to all levels of the business will be included as part of this full-time summer internship, including some day travel to visit Dominion facilities.


The ideal candidate should anticipate graduation between Winter 2019 and Spring of 2020. This internship offers a unique opportunity for a student local to the area to work part-time in Dominion Supply Chain during the academic year, and full time during the summer months.


Knowledge of statistics/business analytics
Knowledge of business principles
Understanding of supply chain processes
General knowledge of materials management and forecasting
General understanding of risk management principles

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Students must be:

  • Able to work on site 10 to 20 Hrs per week during the spring 2019 and fall 2019 semesters
  • Able to work on site 40 hours per week during the summer of 2019


Other Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Experience:


  • Must have a minimum GPA of 2.5; GPA's of 3.0 or above strongly preferred.
  • Prefer studnets to have foundational courses in Supply Chain, Accounting, Economics, Business and Calculus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office suite including Excel and Power Point
  • Understanding of negotiation principles
  • Value/cost analysis
  • Knowledge of SAP ERP preferred.
  • Sound business judgment
  • Comprehensive analytical abilities applicable to diverse issues
  • Capable of managing multiple priorities and competing deadlines
  • Anticipate, understand and respond to customer needs.

Education Requirements

  • Must be a full-time student at a 4-year college currently pursuing a degree in Supply Chain, Business, Finance, Accounting, Engineering or a related field.
    • Students concentrating or majoring in Supply Chain Management and Analytics are strongly preferred.
  • Must have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.
    • GPA's of 3.0 or greater are strongly preferred.
  • Must have an anticipated graduation date between December 2019 and May 2020.

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.   To learn more about our benefits, click here


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.  


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