Williams Companies Operations Internship in meridian, Idaho

Operations Internship

ReqID: 97241

Thank you for applying for a technician internship opportunity!

The backbone of Williams’ workforce is our technical and operations team. From processing plants to pipelines and compressor stations, we depend on the skills and dedication of our technicians to deliver the performance our customers expect. We’re looking for technician interns who will enjoy being part of a collaborative team. The purpose of our technician intern program is to provide our interns with meaningful work and resources to refine their technical skills so that they may serve as a robust candidate pool utilized to meet our entry-level, full-time needs. Together, we make energy happen!

Our organization is seeking an Operations Intern to assist in the operation, inspection, maintenance and repair of equipment on selected natural gas transmission systems: compression, encroachments, ROW management including-pipeline marking and clear line of sight, measurement, pigging and cathodic protection.

Responsibilities include: (successful candidate may be assisting a qualified technician for any of the tasks listed below)

  • natural gas measurement

  • centrifugal maintenance

  • reciprocal maintenance

  • controls calibrations

  • encroachments

  • pipeline marking

  • valve maintenance

  • set/test regulators

  • repair/rebuild regulators

  • test/calibrate over pressure protection (relief valves)

  • test atmosphere to ensure safety for personnel and work being performed

  • completing maintenance records, service reports and other required documents

  • perform core pipeline maintenance tasks


  • Must be currently enrolled and have completed one semester of the Heavy Equipment Technician program at College of Western Idaho

  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Must have a valid state drivers’ license with an excellent driving record

  • Must be able to work in and around all types work environments

  • Good computer skills a plus

Regular/Temporary Assignment: T

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time

FLSA Status: N

Shift: S-8 Hour Schedule

Percent of Travel: Up to 25%

Relocation Offered: No

Williams is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected under applicable discrimination law.