Intern - Innovation

Date: Sep 14, 2023

Location: RICHMOND, VA, US, 23219

Company: Dominion Energy

At Dominion Energy we love our jobs.  That’s right.  Love.  Every day we go to work filled with passion to be excellent, to creatively problem solve and to innovate.  These are exciting days for energy companies, and Dominion Energy aims to shape the future of energy in America. We are looking at all of our work with fresh eyes, retooling everything we do, in every part of the company, to operate more sustainably and to deliver energy more reliably than ever.  We are looking for interesting, independent thinkers and doers who can help shape the culture of a forward-looking company that’s proud of its rich legacy. Are you a change agent?  Do you think differently?  Do you want to fall in love with your job? If you answered “yes,” then read on!


To learn more about Dominion Energy’s workplace culture, sustainability efforts, and commitment to DE&I, please see our Sustainability & Corporate Responsibility Report and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Report.




We offer a hybrid 3-2 work schedule (three days in the office, two days of teleworking) to accommodate the need for flexibility.


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



Job Summary

Have you been told you are an analytical or strategic thinker? Do you have a mind for developing business opportunities? Do you think outside the box? DE's Innovation department is looking for an enthusiastic intern who will help evaluate innovative new business growth opportunities while also working to instill a culture innovation in DE colleagues.
This intern will work with one of the experienced team members in the Innovation Department on identifying and recommending innovative revenue growth opportunities, commercial licensing opportunities, and finding creative ways to advance a culture of Innovation throughout the company.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • Analytical skills and business acumen required –finance, economics, engineering, branch of science, business major preferred
  • Desire to research and evaluate new business growth opportunities 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

Education Requirements

  • Analytical skills and business acumen required –finance, economics, engineering, branch of science, business major preferred
  • Candidates must have an anticipated graduation date of Spring 2025 or greater
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or greater

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Other 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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