Intern Community Connections - Butte

$18.00 - $19.00 hourly
  • Northwestern Energy
  • Butte, MT, USA
  • Feb 05, 2024
Intern Communication Entry Level General Business Human Resources

Job Description

About this position:

Intern will be an instrumental part of the Customer Care team at NorthWestern Energy where the successful candidate with work directly with our community relations team across our vast service territory to support event planning, AMI (Automated Metering Infrastructure) communications outreach, community presentations and brand enhancement.

We offer great benefits:

NorthWestern Energy is a fully regulated electric and natural gas utility serving Montana, South Dakota and Nebraska. We employ 1,500 amazing people and serve 753,600 customers who are our neighbors in our communities. We are a top employer and offer competitive benefits, including:

  • 401K with company match up to 4% and non-elective contribution up to 7%
  • Healthcare and wellbeing programs, including dental and vision for you, your spouse and dependents, Health Savings Account (HSA), healthcare and dependent care flexible spending account (FSA)
  • Employee Assistance Program (Offering up to six free counseling sessions, per person, per issue, per year for employees, spouses and dependents)
  • Life Insurance (Company pays basic employee policy; spouse, dependent insurance also available)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Competitive pay (Scheduled performance-based wage increases and annual incentive opportunities.)
  • Paid company endorsed volunteer opportunities
  • Paid training opportunities
  • Paid time off starting on your first day, plus 10 paid holidays

Benefits may vary by position or as negotiated as part of a collective bargaining agreement.

About this job:

  • Create brand enhancement to support ongoing company initiatives
  • Gain strong understanding from subject matter experts and relate knowledge to general public and customers
  • Interact with stakeholders to identify problems and develop requirements for solutions
  • Exhibit an enthusiasm for the utility industry, introducing and educating customers on the industry
  • Demonstrate strong analytical skills to evaluate/troubleshoot complex issues
  • Perform individual lifts and carry supplies up to 25 pounds
  • All NorthWestern Energy employees are required to adhere to company safety standards and the Code of Business Conduct & Ethics
  • Ensure all actions are consistent with NorthWestern Energy's values, mission, and strategic business objectives

Am I right for this job? Here's the success profile:

  • Demonstrate and maintain a good safety record
  • Must possess strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Business, Marketing, Journalism, Communications or Media related degree path required
  • Student must have completed Sophomore level or higher by start date
  • Must be in good academic standing
  • Must Provide GPA in Resume upon application
  • Must possess strong customer service and computer technology skills
  • Strong written/oral communication and documentation skills
  • Strong aptitude to understand current technology trends, Utility directives, clean energy standards, or automation
  • Self-starter who pursues self-education and is customer focused

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other protected class in accordance with applicable federal or state laws and statutes. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act, should you have a disability that requires assistance and/or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the Human Resources department at 1-800-245-6977 or at job.inquiries@northwestern.com.