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Intern - Communications (4082) 9/17/2016

Duquesne Light Company Pittsburgh, PA

Company
Duquesne Light Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
4082
AJE Ref #
576205124
Location
Pittsburgh, PA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Temporary
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Duquesne Light Company, headquartered in downtown Pittsburgh, is a leader in providing electric energy and has been in the forefront of the electric energy market, with a history rooted in technological innovation and superior customer service. Today, the company continues its role as a leader in the transmission and distribution of electric energy, providing a secure supply of reliable power to more than half a million customers in southwestern Pennsylvania.









Internal communications

* Content development - Intranet and Company-wide Video boards

* Meeting and event support, including PowerPoint development

* Research and interviewing

External Communications

* Social media monitoring and assistance

* Traditional media monitoring

* Research and benchmarking

* Press release development
Website support

Community relations

* Assist with volunteerism and community relations efforts



Education/Experience:

Education Required: Students must be currently enrolled in a Bachelor Degree program pursuing a degree in one of the following majors: Communications, Public Relations, Writing, English, Business, Marketing

Skills: Excellent written and verbal communication.



Duquesne Light Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all people in all aspects of the employment relationship, without discrimination because of race, age, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability or status as a Vietnam era or special disabled veteran or any other unlawful basis, as defined by applicable law, and fostering a workplace free of unlawful discrimination and retaliation. This policy affects decisions including, but not limited to, hiring, compensation, benefits, terms and conditions of employment, opportunities for promotion, transfer, layoffs, return from a layoff, training and development, and other privileges of employment. An integral part of Duquesne Light's commitment is to comply with all applicable federal, state and local laws concerning equal employment and affirmative action.