Developmental Intern - Fuel Supply Management

Location: White Plains, NY, US

This select 12-week paid internship program begins June 2019 and ends August 2019.


Intern will assist gas buyer in contacting the Local Distribution Company (LDC) daily to obtain pipeline capacity. The intern will work closely with NYPA gas buyer and gas scheduler to receive/relay information regarding spot purchases and sales. Intern will be asked to input critical data into Pipeline Electronic Bulletin Board (EBB), LDC EBB, and Fuel Management System (FMS) on a time sensitive basis. All tasks performed by intern will support the fuel requirements of NYPA's generators in NYC and Long Island.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities the intern will walk away with after this internship



  • Life of a gas scheduler
  • Knowledge of North American Gas Industry
  • Pipeline infrastructure
  • Importance of coordination with Generation Resource Management



  • Multi-task
  • Communication
  • Teamwork
  • Execution



  • Work under pressure as part of Fuels Team
  • Meet strict deadlines
  • Effective communication with external parties critical to NYPA's gas operations
  • Thinking out of box

Education, Experience and Certifications


Technical Competencies:

  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Tableau (not critical)


Behavioral Competencies:

  • Curiosity of the energy and fuel industry
  • Motivated and highly driven 
  • Ability to stay focused 
  • Timely execution


Education Background:

  • Junior or Senior studying BA in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Economics, or Math


The New York Power Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer                       

Nearest Major Market: White Plains
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City