Summer Intern – Data Analytics

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SMECO is a customer-owned cooperative that is committed to ensuring that the organization is the employer of choice for the Southern Maryland region. SMECO is dedicated to providing a culture of inclusion and an environment that values diversity of its members and staff while promoting performance excellence and work/life balance. 

SMECO demonstrates commitment to its employees by taking an active role in developing and implementing progressive programs, maintaining a competitive benefits package, and providing value-added services that attract and retain talented individuals.




We are seeking a highly motivated and analytical-minded individual to join our team as a Data Analytics Intern. This role offers the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in data analysis, insights generation, and contributing to data-driven decision-making processes within our organization.


This list provides a general statement of duties to provide the intern with the opportunity to learn the standards within the industry and the cooperative. This list is not considered to be exhaustive and may be enhanced as processes change.

· Assist in collecting and analyzing large datasets to extract meaningful insights.

· Support the data team in the maintenance and management of data systems and databases.

· Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand data needs and deliver accurate reports.

· Participate in the development and implementation of analytics models and algorithms.

· Help in preparing regular analytics reports and dashboards using data visualization tools.

· Engage in the continuous improvement of data quality and analytics processes.

    · Participate in special projects and perform additional duties as required.


     · Currently pursuing a degree in Data Science, Statistics, Computer Science, Engineering, or a related STEM field.

    · Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy.

    · Proficiency in coding (e.g., R, Python) and familiarity with SQL.

    · Basic understanding of data visualization tools (e.g., Tableau, Power BI).

    · Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to work independently on assigned tasks.

    · Eagerness to learn and ability to grasp new concepts quickly.

    · Strong communication and collaboration skills.


      Mostly indoors, onsite with possible remote access 2 days per week.

      This position pays$18.00/hr.

      Interested applicants should apply via our website

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