May 23, 2019

Operations Intern - Lawrence Terminal - Summer Opportunity Lawrence, NY

  • Sprague Operating Resources LLC
  • Lawrence, NY
Intern Oil and Gas Other

Job Description

Operations Internship – Lawrence Terminal

Sprague takes a collaborative, customer-centric approach to providing best-in-class energy products and related services throughout the Northeast. As a publicly-traded company (NYSE:SRLP) founded in 1870, we pride ourselves on offering customers the expert solutions and high-quality service that help their businesses thrive in any market landscape. Sprague values innovation, safety, integrity and people. We know that our people are what set us apart from our competition, and we work hard to make sure each employee across our 20+ locations knows how important they are to our community

We have a summer opportunity available in our Lawrence Terminal. Do you like to work with your hands? Do you like to work outside? As a member of the Lawrence Terminal Team you will have the opportunity to assist in providing general facilities maintenance throughout our high volume gas terminal  while gaining a comprehensive understanding of our operations division.

Major Duties/Responsibilities:

As an Operations Intern you will provide general facilities maintenance throughout our high volume gas terminal. You will acquire a comprehensive understanding of our operations division by spending one day per week rotating through the various components of operations. Shadow a Terminal Operator and learn how to dock and unload a 100,000 barrel gasoline boat, follow an operator through a tank farm and observe the process for blending products. Spend a day with our onsite Laboratory Technician where we analyze our product and learn to run a full slate of test specifications. Travel to a customer site with a Delivery Integrity Technician and watch a trans to monitor, observe how our product reaches the customer, understand first hand what is involved in a customer site assessment.  Spend a day with one of our Service Technicians to see first-hand what the Service Group does to keep our customers equipment in optimal condition.


  • Currently enrolled in a post-secondary school pursuing either an Associates or Bachelor’s Degree
  • Interest in a career in the maritime industry preferred
  • Must be at least 18 years old

Physical Demands:

  • Climbing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, and crawling
  • Reaching, pulling, grasping and lifting
  • Ability to work in all types of weather conditions.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. 



Sprague is an EEO/AA employer. We strongly encourages minorities, females, Vets and individuals with disabilities to apply.
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