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U.S. Operations Planning West Engineering Internship Student 

Reference Code: 97462 


Location: United States (US) - Houston, TX 
Job Category: Student Opportunities; Engineering
Employment Type: Intern Student Full-time
Relocation Eligibility: This position is eligible for our domestic relocation program   
Application Deadline: 01/28/2022 

We all need energy. It warms our homes, cooks our food, gives us light, and gets us where we need to go. It also improves our quality of life in countless other ways. At TC Energy, our job is to deliver that energy to millions of people who depend on it across North America. And we take our job very seriously. 

Guided by our values of safety, integrity, responsibility and collaboration, we develop and operate our facilities safely, reliably and with care for our impact on the environment. With our presence across the continent, our people play an active role in building strong communities. 

We’re proud of how our hard work and commitment sets us apart and benefits society, every day. We’re looking for new team members who share our values and are ready to take on exciting challenges. 

To remain competitive, support our high-performance culture and allow for more flexibility in the way we work, we offer a hybrid work model and flexible dress code for our eligible office-based workforce in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico.


STUDENT INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY: Three-month term, starting in May 2022.


The opportunity


The Operations Planning group works with internal commercial, marketing, and operations groups to determine and manage operational pipeline capacity, provide operational support to Gas Control, and increase system efficiency transporting natural gas on their various pipeline systems.


What you’ll do

  • Support Operations planning engineers in improving current process
  • Use data analysis and automation tools such as VBA, SQL, PI, RPA to optimize various tasks that the team performs relating to outage planning, operations, and reporting. 
  • Experiment with Machine Learning (ML) and predictive analytics concepts as they apply to pipeline operations 
  • Perform data analyses and generate reports in support of business operations
  • Provide analytical support, maintaining dashboards and reports to various departments to identify improvement opportunities
  • Collect, analyze and support the presentation of operational data to management
  • Create and manage support tools and metrics for improving system efficiency
  • Gain insights on hydraulic modeling function through working closely with the operations planning engineer 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must have completed 2nd year in a Bachelor of Engineering program with a focus in Industrial, Mechanical, Computer Science, Petroleum, or Chemical
  • Must be legally entitled to work in the United States by way of US citizenship, Permanent Residency or a valid work permit
  • Strong understanding of data analysis and knowledge of current programming languages such as Python

Preferred Qualifications

  • Exhibits good understanding or interest in data science, machine learning and automation
  • Keen about process improvement and constantly seeking out efficiencies 

About our business


TC Energy is a leading energy infrastructure company in North America. We have three complementary businesses of natural gas pipelines, liquids (oil) pipelines, and power generation. Our operations span three countries, seven Canadian provinces, and 34 U.S. states.


Apply now!


Apply to this posting by 01/28/2022 using reference code 97462. You must apply through our jobs system at Only applications submitted through our system will be acknowledged. Applications may be submitted using a mobile device or a desktop / laptop computer.

TC Energy is an equal opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program supervised by the U.S. government.

Thank you for choosing to grow your career with TC Energy.


* Depending on qualifications, the successful candidate may be offered a position at a more appropriate level and/or ladder.

* All positions require background screening. Some require criminal and/or credit checks to comply with regulations.

* Consistent with our employment practices, we reserve the right to consider the cost of relocation when making internal hiring decisions.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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