Developmental Intern - Generation Resource Management

Location: White Plains, NY, US

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

Summary

The intern will assist the Director of Generation Resource Management in supporting departmental activities and will become familiar with NYISO marketplace and the software platforms/systems used by the Staff of GRM including the NYPA ERM Trading Portal, and basic operation of all NYPA generation assets. The intern will help develop and maintain new (and existing) spreadsheets and perform market analysis. The intern will work on assembling data in response to marketplace events and represent data in both Excel and in some cases Powerpoint for presentation.

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

 

Knowledge:

  • Basic understanding of the Electric Utility and the NY Energy Marketplace.
  • Familiarity with the New York Independent System Operator (NYISO)

 

Skills:

  • Increased proficiency in use of Microsoft Excel, and Powerpoint.

 

Abilities:

  • Ability to work in a deadline driven environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in written form

Education, Experience and Certifications

 

Technical Competencies:

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Powerpoint, along with strong mathematical and analytical skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to effectively manage and prioritize multiple projects within varying deadlines
  • Experience with Tableau is a plus

 

Behavioral Competencies:

  • High standard of professionalism and ethics

 

Education Background:

  • Minimum 2 years completed in college, preference toward Business, Finance or Engineering majors. 

 

The New York Power Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer                       


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