The Plains Summer Internship Program offers first-year university students the inside track on a great career in the energy sector. For three summers you'll get the chance to work and learn in a variety of areas within Plains Midstream Canada's different business groups - Crude Oil and Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG). And in addition to a great summer job you can rely on throughout your post-secondary studies, you'll have a head start on securing a full-time role once you've graduated.
Students pursuing an undergraduate degree in Business or Engineering and are working towards completing their first year of studies are eligible. Summer Interns must be able to commit to a 3.5-month to 4-month summer work term to be considered for the program.
Students in their second or third year of studies are not eligible for entry into the program.
1. When does Plains recruit for the Summer Internship Program?
We start recruiting in the winter semester (January) for the upcoming summer internship in May. This year, our postings will close on Friday, January 14, 2011.
2. What disciplines does Plains recruit for?
Plains primarily recruits for the following disciplines:
3. How long are Plains' internships?
Plains' internships in the Calgary, Alberta office are organized for the summer months. Internships start in May and are usually four months long. For three summers, you'll complete a work term in a different business group - Crude Oil or Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG). After completing the Plains Summer Internship Program, you will have 12 months of relevant work experience.
4. How can I prepare for my interview?
Learn about Plains through our website, speak with employees and former interns, or give us a call at 403-298-2100. Make sure you arrive for your interview a few minutes early and have a copy of your resume and internship job description with you.
5. How do I apply?
You can submit your resume electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org or by fax to our confidential fax number at 403-261-7412.