EEE Related Jobs

Full Time Job Opportunities

Broadening your experience is an important step for any student in EEE, and gaining that experience through summer internships or full time employment can be one of the best avenues. There are many ways here at Purdue to ‘Link to Opportunities for Work Experience’, such as the Office of Professional Practice or the Center for Career Opportunities (CCO).  On occasion, companies or professional organizations will contact EEE direct with information concerning work opportunities.  This information is listed below as it is received.  Check this site frequently as changes may occur often, especially during peak hiring seasons.  In most instances, a contact person and/or organization website is listed.  If given, the application deadline will be noted.     

Investigate job opportunities via the links below, and to the side under ‘Link to Opportunities for Work Experience’.


ATC Group Services, LLC (formerly Cardno)

Position: landfill intern or landfill engineer depending on the status of the ideal candidate

Location: Evansville, IN (with per diem) during summer and Cincinnati, OH (for fall semester if intern or thereafter if permanent position)

Description: ATC Group Services is looking for an individual interested in landfill projects.  Depending on the most qualified candidate, the position will be an internship beginning summer 2016 and continuing Fall 2016 with potential employment after graduation.  For a permanent position, the candidate would begin following graduation.  Preference for juniors or seniors although a highly qualified sophomore will be considered.  The opportunity will involve field work in the summer and move into the office setting in the fall.  The focus will be on testing, regulations, and QA/QC on landfill projects with an emphasis on projects involving the new coal ash regulations. 

Qualifications: Opportunity open to all those who can legally work in the United States, both foreign nationals and permanent citizens will be considered.  Individual should be interested in solid waste work.  

More Information on company:

To apply: Please send resumes to  

Date Posted to this site - 1/19/2016


Chazen Companies

Position: Environmental Specialist

Location: Poughkeepsie or Troy, NY


The Chazen Companies’ growing practice in the area of utility environmental compliance and permitting, anticipates the need for an Environmental Specialist to work in either our Poughkeepsie or Troy, NY office. The Chazen Companies is a 120-person, employee-owned, multi-disciplinary consulting firm located in New York's Hudson Valley. Approaching our 70th anniversary and named by The Business Review as one of the Best Places to Work, Chazen serves diverse market segments including land development, government, institutional and industrial clients with a wide range of civil, geotechnical, environmental and structural engineering, planning, land surveying, landscape architecture, environmental and health and safety services. 

Under supervision and working with experienced staff, a successful candidate will assist in environmental assessment, permitting and compliance activities for a variety of projects primarily in the utility and energy sector. The work will involve a combination of office and field work and will include developing environmental license and permit applications on behalf of clients. It may also include wetland delineation, impact assessments, wetland mitigation monitoring, endangered species surveys, habitat assessments, and other studies, at times associated with Chazen’s land development and municipal engineering departments. 


BA/BS in an Environmental, Biological or Ecological Science, or Environmental Policy or related field is required. Experience conducting environmental science related field work and/or in regulatory compliance activities either while employed or as a volunteer is required. The ability to travel and work for extended periods at challenging field sites, and possession of a valid driver license, are required. 

Additional Qualifications for "Ideal Candidate": 

  • have experience with large linear and other utility projects in New York State. Experience with environmental assessment and monitoring activities is particularly desired 
  • have a working knowledge of state and federal environmental laws and regulations pertaining to energy projects and other development. Specific experience in utility environmental compliance and permitting is strongly desired 
  • have knowledge of environmental planning, permitting, wetlands, NEPA and SEQRA 
  • have a strong background in functional wetland assessments, mitigation, plant and wildlife identification, soils identification and permit preparation 
  • be able to conduct work year round in adverse climate and field conditions 
  • be able to prepare complex plans, environmental permit applications, reports, specifications, analyses and calculations 
  • have the ability to independently evaluate, select and recommend techniques, procedures, and criteria to perform technical tasks, field tasks, studies and analysis 
  • be able to develop and maintain client relationships 
  • have excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • have some understanding of the business, environmental, and political climate in New York as related to utility and energy policy and projects 

More Information on company: As a leading professional services firm with offices in Poughkeepsie, Troy and Queensbury, New York, Chazen offers a wide variety of benefits: competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits including our Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), training, professional development, paid membership for professional associations, tuition reimbursement and much more. We have a great company culture, with a relaxed, collegial, team-based and professional work atmosphere in each of our offices. Chazen website

The Chazen Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer

For more information and to apply: Chazen

Date Posted to this site - 1/6/2016


Energy Recruiters (ERI)

Position: multiple

Location: multiple (currently throughout Texas)

More Information on company: ERI is the leading Executive Search Firm for a wide array of industries.  The origins of our Firm were in the petroleum industry, serving Clients engaged in refining and retail marketing activities.  As ERI Clients benefited from our success, their many referrals enabled ERI to grow and expand within the marketplace.  Today, ERI's Practices include Energy, Consumer Product Goods, Retail, Hospitality and Healthcare.

For more information and to apply: Multiple environmental positions for companies around the country in look for environmental positions under the "Environmental Health & Safety" category from the left column here.

Date Posted to this site - 1/6/2016


Strand and Associates

Position: multiple Project Engineer positions

Location: multiple

More Information on company: Strand Associates, Inc.® is a full service consulting engineering firm with a staff of 380 and expertise in civil, environmental, transportation, structural, electrical, instrumentation, and mechanical engineering.  Established in 1946, our clients include municipalities, public agencies, and private industries.   Our firm has 11 locations nationwide, including Phoenix, AZ; Columbus and Indianapolis, IN; Lexington and Louisville, KY; Joliet, IL; Cincinnati and Columbus, OH; Brenham, TX; Madison (Headquarters) and Milwaukee, WI.

When considering a position at Strand Associates, Inc.®, please visit to get a feeling of who we are…we think you will be impressed! Strand is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

For more information and to apply: Strand will be on campus to recruit for full-time positions on Tuesday February 9th.  The position is set up through CCO so that students can submit their resumes.  We will then select who to interview based on the total number of resumes we receive.  The deadline for students to submit resumes is Tuesday January 26th

Date Posted to this site - 1/6/2016


Anthesis (UK) Ltd

Position: LCA Data Analyst (or Data Analyst)

Location: Oxford, UK (potential to relocate to London, UK)


Practice Area: Sustainability Analytics and Metrics
Remuneration range: £23k to £25k
Role: Initial 3 month contract with intent to convert to full time role
Reporting structure: Reporting to Lead Analyst.  Analysts provide the data, calculations and analyses which are core to Anthesis . Your work will support the core values of Anthesis which are:

  • Delivering business value to our clients
  • Effectively communicating sustainability
  • Making a difference

Summary of role

  • Performing technical calculations in the context of wide ranging projects.
  • Performing detailed calculations to determine material flows, greenhouse gas emissions, ecological footprints and other environmental, economic and social metrics as may be required

Specific duties

  • Data modeling
  • Life cycle product supply chain mapping
  • Technical research and dissemination of the research
  • The above is not an exhaustive list of duties, and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by your changing role within the company and the overall business objectives of the company.



  • Engineering, Mathematical or physical sciences degree or MSc Economics or Environmental Sciences



  • Research

  • Quality assurance / reviewing

  • Numerical analysis / data modeling / ability to use Microsoft Excel

  • Team player


  • Report writing / ability to use Microsoft Word

  • Project management

  • Sector experience

Personal Attributes and Qualities


  • Self motivated

  • Organised / efficient

  • Confident


  • Innovative / creative thinking

  • Leadership / influencing

  • Improvisation

For more information and to apply:

For more information on the company see Anthesis.  To apply, send your resume to: Alan Spray, Senior Consultant at Label the title of your email as "analyst" so they know which position you are applying for.

Date Posted to this site - 11/16/2015




Position: Civil Engineering and Environmental Scientist entry level positions

Location: South Bend, IN

More Information on company: DLZ is one of the top consulting firms in the architectural, engineering, and surveying industry. The firm is ranked by Engineering News Record as one of the Top 125 in the U.S. and the sixth largest in the Midwestern United States. DLZ professionals work together as a team to safely deliver a wide range of project sizes and types across the country.  Please also see their website DLZ.

For more information and to apply: Go to DLZ Civil. to apply. Please also forward your resume to Mary Ann Myers at  They are interested in EEE graduates for the South Bend office open positions. 

Date Posted to this site - 11/20/2015



Ramboll Environ

Position: multiple entry level positions

Location: multiple

For more information and to apply: Go to RambollEnviron Under the "Current Openings" "Job Postings" section select "all posted jobs". Look at the jobs under the "Associate" and "Environment and Energy" headings. Note: this search gives all the jobs, but includes all their entry level and environmentally focused positions.

Date Posted to this site - 11/1/2015



Position: multiple entry level positions

Location: multiple

More Information on company: For decades, CH2M HILL has been a global leader in engineering, consulting, design, program management, construction and operations, working on the most challenging and impactful projects around the world. Through these challenging projects, we develop our people — who transform complex and creative ideas into reality, every day. Join us and together we can work to build a sustainable world. We support you to reach your greatest career goals through continued professional development, a positive work life balance and undeniably cool engineering projects. Join employee-owned CH2M HILL and discover why our diverse team has been consistently ranked as one of the leading employers and repeatedly recognized as a best place to work in the U.S.

Today, the importance of environmental stewardship is unprecedented. As businesses go “Green" and society becomes more proactive, your role in CH2M HILL's Environmental Group provides opportunities to participate in projects that will protect the Earth's natural resources. We help our clients in both government and industry markets safeguard and restore natural resources as cost-effectively as possible. Overall it is a monumental task, but with each day, we have the opportunity to limit our footprint. Ready? Let's Get to Work.

For more information and to apply: Go to CH2MHill in the search jobs box and select "browse all jobs". Look at the categories applicable to EEEs.

Date Posted to this site - 11/1/2015



LocationMultiple locations
Position: multiple
To learn more and apply:   Select "Apply" tab which is blue on the top of the screen.  On left side of screen select "search opportunities".  Keep all heading blank except select "Junior Consultant 0-2 years' experience" in "Experience Level" category. 

Date Posted to this site -  11/20/2015


Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE)

Position: Multiple

Location: various

Description: The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) sponsors more than 50 research programs for undergraduate students at national laboratories and other federal research facilities in 24 states and some outside the United States. So whether you are seeking a summer internship, a scholarship to help fund your academic progress, or a longer-term research position to provide hands-on laboratory experience, ORISE has a program for you. There are multiple job listings potentially applicable to EEEs such as internships in the Wind Power Program office, Water Power Program office, Sustainability Office, Government Energy Management Office, Technology and Water Resources Internship, and DOE State Energy Program Clean Air Act.

For more information and to apply: See details for each job listing and more information on ORISE at the ORISE website. On left hand menu under "Internships, Scholarships, and Fellowships" select "Recent Graduates".

Date Posted to this site - 11/20/2015



Location: Various

Position: multiple

For more information and to apply online:  Leave everything as is except for the “Job Category” section select “Engineering-Environmental”.

Date Posted to this site -11/20/2015



Location: Multiple locations
Position: multiple
To learn more and apply: Current openings via CLEAResult

Date Posted to this site - 11/20/2015


Additionally, these full time jobs are currently listed through the Purdue Center for Career Opportunities.



Many Companies Post Jobs Here: Career Builder


Search Engine for Green Jobs:  GreenJobEngine


Search for Federal Government Jobs Here: USA Jobs


Recent Graduate Federal Government Research Opportunities: ORISE


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