Openings at National Grid Renewables

NERC Compliance Intern

Job Title
NERC Compliance Intern
Job ID
Bloomington,  MN 55437
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National Grid Renewables, which includes the renewables development company formerly known as Geronimo Energy, is a leading North American renewable energy company based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with satellite offices located in the regions where it develops, constructs, and operates renewable energy projects. As a farmer-friendly and community focused company, National Grid Renewables develops projects for corporations and utilities that seek to repower America’s electricity grid by reigniting local economies and reinvesting in a sustainable future. National Grid Renewables is part of the competitive, unregulated Ventures division of National Grid and has a portfolio of solar, wind, and energy storage projects located throughout the United States in various stages of development, construction, and operation.

National Grid Renewables develops high value, competitive renewable energy projects. Our focus on communities and farmers means it’s not just about projects, but about the people we work with, both outside and inside our organization. National Grid Renewables Team Members embody our foundational culture of being entrepreneurial, creative, and nimble and take pride in supporting National Grid’s vision to be at the heart of a clean, fair, and affordable energy future for all.

About the Position:

National Grid Renewables is seeking a NERC Compliance Intern for the summer of 2023. The intern will preferably be an MBA candidate with Engineering and/or Legal focus. The NERC Compliance Internship is for an individual that is looking for a career experience in the renewables industry and is hungry to make a part of a great team Compliance. This opportunity may be remote.

What you will be doing:

The intern will focus on one or two of the following areas:
  • Internal NERC Compliance Program:
    • Review and update existing procedures
    • Draft new procedures as needed
    • Assist generation sites with day-to-day NERC Compliance and documentation activities
    • Assist with the preparation of required periodic submittals to various regulators
    • Other duties as assigned

  • Internal Audit
    • Assist the NERC Compliance Officer with the mapping of evidence per NERC standards and requirements to develop a “Live” auditable document.
    • Conduct research to gather internal nerc evidence and documentation to meet all standards and requirements.
    • Other duties as assigned

What you bring to this role:
  • A Bachelor’s degree(s)
  • MBA is not required but preferred
  • Experience using Microsoft Office Suite (Teams; Sharepoint)
  • Analytical-minded
  • Detail-oriented
  • Business-minded
  • Well-organized; multi-tasker
  • Strong written and oral communicator
  • Ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities
  • Quick, accurate, and consistent work

Other Important Information:
  • This is a paid internship
  • Expected hours are about 40/week


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