Intern, Gas Operations

Date: Jan 11, 2023

Location: Florissant, MO, US, 63034

Company: Spire Inc.

Company Overview

At Spire, we believe energy exists to help people. To enrich their lives, grow their businesses, advance their communities. It’s a simple idea, but one that’s at the heart of everything we do. We are committed to understanding the needs of the homes and businesses we serve. That's why we're always looking for driven, collaborative people to join our team. Because we believe that offering our customers the best service means bringing together the best people.

And we find the best by hiring those who share our values of drive, safety, inclusion and integrity, and demonstrate our four essential behaviors that bring the Spire vision, mission and culture to life:

  • We make it happen: We are a company of go-getters, acting on every opportunity to help our company advance
  • We collaborate: We put teamwork first, bringing in everyone’s ideas, because our collective energy makes us stronger
  • We seek out perspective: We challenge ourselves to be open to different ways of doing things, because learning from each other leads to breakthroughs
  • We care: We treat people how we want to be treated, listening closely and doing what’s right, even when it’s hard

By living our values and behaviors every day, we strive to create an environment where every employee feels welcome, respected and valued.


The Gas Operations Intern will be responsible for providing support to the Manager, Gas Control in the LNG and Telecommunications groups.  The intern will be responsible for completing projects to improve operations in these groups and may also participate in some day-to-day tasks.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform including, but not limited to, creating Access databases, Excel spreadsheets, PowerPoint presentations, AutoCAD drawings, and GIS work.
  • Assist with audits and updates of the LNG facility procedures to ensure compliance with applicable regulations and Company Standards.
  • Gain and apply knowledge of all applicable DOT/PHMSA, NFPA, and OSHA regulations as they impact LNG procedures
  • Participate in projects involving the replacement of various equipment at the LNG facilities.
  • Gather and compile data regarding current telecommunications locations and equipment.
  • Prepare standard installation drawings and material lists.
  • Create or update instrumentation schematics and communications network diagrams
  • Communicate project status and results to staff and management
  • Prepare and/or use documents, spreadsheets, databases, drawings, and other software applications in the daily course of the job.
  • Communicate project status and results to staff and management
  • All other duties as assigned

Essential Characteristics and Competencies

  • Communicate project status and results to staff and management
  • Prepare and/or use documents, spreadsheets, databases, drawings, and other software applications in the daily course of the job.

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • N/A

Required Education (certifications, licenses)

  • High school education or equivalent.
  • Must be a current full-time student that will be a Junior, Senior, or Graduate student in the fall of 2023
  • Cumulative GPA 3.0 or above
  • Pursuing a degree in construction management, engineering, or relevant degree.

Required knowledge, skill and abilities

  • Must have at least 1 year of general work experience.
  • Microsoft Office proficiency required with most positions.
  • Ability to lead by example in support of the Company’s essential characteristics and values: Strong Ethics and Integrity, Dedication to a Safe Work Environment, Commitment to a Diverse Workforce that recognizes and respects every individual’s unique skills and perspectives
  • Knowledge of basic engineering principles coupled with the ability to apply as needed
  • Proficiency using MSO (Excel, PowerPoint and Word) required, Microsoft Access preferred
  • Ability to use or learn to use various software, including AutoCAD, Maximo, and GIS
  • Strong written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to follow directions, work independently and multitask effectively

Physical demands, environment and schedule

  • Typically, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
  • Some additional time beyond normal work hours is sometime required to meet target timeframes for completing special projects or studies

Posting Requirements

Spire accepts online applications through our career site at

Posting requirements: The above posting description is intended to describe the general nature of the level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty and responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Spire, Inc., and its subsidiaries are Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer. 


We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all areas, including but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, selection, training, education, compensation, benefits, promotion, job transfer, upgrading, separation and recall regardless of the individual’s race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, and/or other protected categories under all Federal, State, and local laws. For more information, please view our Integrity and Inclusion pages of our career site.

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Job Segment: AutoCAD, CAD, Drafting, Geology, GIS, Technology, Engineering