Summer 2024 Engineering Intern - Overland Park, KS

Overland Park, KS

Position Description:

Job Posting End Date : This job posting will be removed on Oct 1, 2023

Kansas Gas Service (KGS), a premier natural gas distribution company is looking for an Engineering Intern to join our team. KGS is looking for students who not only excel in the classroom but also have strong integrity, work ethic, character, adept communication, and interpersonal skills. Students who value diversity and have a strong commitment to learning and are highly motivated will be most successful in their internship with KGS.

KGS Engineering Interns receive challenging and exciting assignments as well as opportunities to network with other interns and leadership. KGS Interns are placed within departments and given the opportunity to experience the type of work they might encounter in a full-time position through projects, on-the-job assignments, job shadowing, and presentations. KGS internships offer a competitive environment that exposes students to project management and teamwork experiences.

Work assignments are anticipated to be in Overland Park, KS.

Position Requirements:

What You Will Do

Coordinate, assist, and/or perform engineering activities relative to the design, operation, and maintenance of company pipeline and storage systems and related facilities.

Help with project coordination among area regions, departments (Customer Development, Operating, and Customer Services), and contractors including:

Bid proposals and contracts

Line extensions

Construction and relocation projects

Provide technical and/or engineering assistance to management, employees, governmental/regulatory personnel, contractors, customers, and others on matters including but not limited to:

• Meter and regulator settings

• Equipment/system design

• Pipeline sizes

• Pipeline modeling

• Database analyses

• Growth planning

• Emergency valve isolation plans for pipeline systems

• Policies and procedures

Review, summarize, and assist in preparation of information including but not limited to:

• Engineering studies

• Pipeline bid proposals

• Construction contracts

• Status/activity reports

• Job orders

• Purchase requisitions

What You Will Need

Prefer students who are projected to graduate in December 2024 or May 2025 who are enrolled at the University of Kansas with a degree in Mechanical Engineering or Civil Engineering but may consider other applicable majors.

Prefer students to have a GPA of above 3.0 as well as involvement in extracurricular, community support activities, particularly those demonstrating leadership. Prior work experience (internships, summer or part-time work while attending school, etc.) is also preferred.


Applications for our summer internship program open in August. We are recruiting interns beginning in September. Interviews follow campus career fairs. Offers are typically extended to students by the end of October or early November.

Compensation : All ONE Gas internship positions are paid. We offer a fair and competitive pay rate.

Housing Assistance : Based on the location of your assignment vs. your college and/or primary residence, you may be eligible to receive housing assistance.

Number of Positions Available : 1

Projected Internship Dates : Tues, May 28, 2024 – Fri, Aug 2, 2024

Hours Per Week : 40 hours per week

Diversity at ONE Gas

Inclusion & Diversity is so important to us that we made it one of our core values, values that guide and direct our actions as we go about our daily business. We know that every employee makes a difference and contributes to our success through their unique talents and abilities. We also acknowledge that we can accomplish great things by listening and learning from each other.

The job description is not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties, or skills required for the job and is subject to review and change at any time, with or without notice, in accordance with the needs of One Gas. Where positions are covered by a collective bargaining unit agreement, the terms and conditions of the agreement will apply.

ONE Gas, Inc., and its divisions will provide equal employment opportunity for qualified persons without regard to sex, race, religion, color, national origin, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, military status or genetic information.

Job ID: 5034

Functional Area: Engineering

Position Type: Full-Time Temporary

Relocation Provided: No

Location: Overland Park, KS


Internal / External: External

Experience Required: Not Indicated