Valero Energy Corporation
Benicia, CA, United States
Engineering, Energy, Oil Gas
Aug 31, 2021
Dec 14, 2021
Electrical Engineering Intern (Summer 2022) ','21001FH','!*!Are you ready to turn your passion for problem solving, teamwork and excellence into an exceptional future at Valero? As a global leader in refining and alternative fuels, Valero is dedicated to caring for our employees' well-being, providing satisfaction and support at work, in volunteerism and in health & wellness.
Join a 40-year legacy of excellence and find your future with us! Exceptional students bring their game-day best to our internship program each year.
The internship program inspires tomorrow’s innovators by developing highly motivated Electrical Engineering majors who are ready for challenging projects in the following areas:
Electrical (Power) Engineering: Responsible for overall safety & reliability of industrial power distribution system. Supports refinery projects by developing equipment design specifications, performing engineering design reviews & providing startup/commissioning technical support. Develops & leads electrical reliability improvement initiatives.
Process Controls Engineering: Develops & implements process control schemes in plant-distributed control system. Recommends options to optimize refinery operations.
Instrument Engineering: Provides technical expertise for specification, design, purchase & commission of process instruments. Designs instrumented systems such as programmable logic controllers & safety-rated logic solvers. Troubleshoots instrument problems for Operations & Maintenance.
Positions may be available at any of the following locations:
Benicia, CA - Benicia Refinery
Wilmington, CA - Wilmington Refinery
Meraux, LA - Meraux Refinery
Norco, LA - St. Charles Refinery
Ardmore, OK - Ardmore Refinery
Memphis, TN - Memphis Refinery
Corpus Christi, TX - Bill Greehey Refinery
Houston, TX – Houston Refinery
Texas City, TX – Texas City Refinery
Port Arthur, TX - Port Arthur Refinery
San Antonio, TX – Valero Headquarters
Sunray, TX - McKee Refinery
Three Rivers, TX - Three Rivers Refinery
This position is hourly nonexempt status, which means you are eligible for overtime pay.
Currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Electrical Engineering required.
Overall GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale (or higher) preferred.
Obtained at least 60 credit hours by the start of summer internship required.
Graduation dates of August 2022 through May 2024 required.
Ability to work 40 hours per week required.
Please include the following in your resume:
Overall GPA and Major - Expected Graduation Date
All successful candidates must be eligible to obtain a TWIC card (Transportation Worker Identification Credential). It is Valero’s policy that employees must wear this card at all times while working at the refinery. Please review eligibility criteria at https://www.tsa.gov/for-industry/twic.
Note: Valero’s pre-employment process includes successful completion of a background check, hair analysis drug screen, and pre-employment physical (if applicable).
About the Valero Intern Program
The Valero Intern Program fuels a broader company mission to develop reliable, affordable and sustainable energy through innovation, ingenuity and unmatched execution. When you join Valero, you can expect to work with teams that are inclusive and results-driven while celebrating every employee’s strengths and ideas.
Valero is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to legally protected status including sexual orientation, gender identity, Women, Minorities, Individuals with Disabilities and protected Veterans.
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Valero Energy Corporation
Website : http://www.valero.com