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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’.


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 - 7/1/2015



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 where it says enter keywords write "intern". Select "Environmental-Ecosystems-Waste mgmt" from pull down menu for "job categories". Select "all countries" from pull down menu. Note: this gives all the environmental jobs, but includes all their entry level positions.

Date Posted to this site - 5/26/2015



Position: Environmental Engineer (multiple)

Location: Brisbane, Perth, Melbourne, and Sydney, Australia


  • An outstanding opportunity to join a Global Leader awaits a passionate and goal oriented Graduate. We are seeking enthusiastic, customer focused graduates to support our business deliver excellence to our clients. You will have the opportunity to work on signature projects whilst continuing to grow and develop your knowledge in your chosen field.

    • Join a global Fortune 500 organization
    • We have a comprehensive 3 year graduate program to support you at the start of your career
    • Fantastic opportunity to work in a multidisciplinary, growing organization

    Our Growing Professional Skills (GPS) graduate program is designed to help you bridge the gap between formal education and the workplace. The GPS program is spread across three years and comprises a range of core competencies and recommended training. As part of the program, we work with you to develop a plan, outlining your goals and required actions, and provide training that will be reviewed every six months.

    Along with local site visits, technical seminars, and internal and external training, AECOM connects you with local and global teams to source knowledge and experience, which creates an invaluable network that helps you learn, grow, and develop your professional skills.

    As an added incentive, your involvement in the GPS program is fully endorsed for those seeking Professional accreditation. If you decide to do additional study, we will help you examine your options and identify particular fields of specialization to support your career.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Assist team and project managers by developing good working relationships with clients during the delivery of projects
    • Develop good relations with your team and other teams across multiple business areas and locations
    • Undertake internal training and work towards accreditation relevant to your profession

Qualifications:     Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science/ Engineering or related
• 0-2 years’ experience
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Demonstrated time management and organisational skills
• A strong sense of commitment, a willingness to learn, and a desire to work in a dynamic deadline drive environment
• Quality and productivity in execution of duties and responsibilities as outlined above
• Ability to work away on site and interstate occasionally


More Information on the company: AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

For more information and to apply: Go to Search job openings. Select "search openings".  For the selections, use the following items to see all the job openings: business line select "graduates/interns", office region: "all", job category: "engineering - environmental". 

Date Posted to this site - 3/20/2015



Position: Entry-Level Environmental Engineer I

Location: Rocky Hill, CT


  • Provide remediation related engineering services including data collection and analysis, field program implementation/oversight, and report writing.
  • Activities will include civil/environmental engineering related design tasks/calculations, treatment system design, operation and maintenance, and construction drawing and technical specification preparation.
  • GIS and/or CAD skills are desirable and strong writing and communication skills are required.
  • Must be willing to travel for field assignments.
  • The ideal candidate will work productively in a collaborative team-environment, and demonstrate growth potential, along with the desire to learn.


  • Bachelors Degree in either Civil or Environmental Engineering.
  • EIT
  • OSHA HAZWOPER 40 Hour training

For more information and to apply: Apply here

Date Posted to this site - 3/20/2015


Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Sustainability Performance Office (SPO)

Position: Internship Program (for recent graduates)

Location: Washington DC

Description: The EERE Science and Technology Policy (STP) Fellowships serve as a next step in the educational and professional development of leaders in energy efficiency and renewable energy policy. The EERE STP Fellowships provide an opportunity for highly talented scientists and engineers to participate in policy-related projects at DOE's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy in Washington, D.C.

EERE STP Fellows apply the expertise gained from their education and history of conducting research to new and ongoing EERE initiatives.

The DOE SPO oversees departmental sustainability efforts required by Executive Order 13514, Executive Order 13423, and related Federal laws and regulations. Learn more about SPO and its role within DOE.

Three levels of fellowships; Senior Fellows, Fellows and Junior Fellows, provide opportunities to a range of experience levels from recent graduates to experienced scientists and engineers to participate in the program. All Fellows will be provided the opportunity to participate in policy-related projects and be mentored by senior EERE staff.

The EERE STP Fellowships are administered by the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) in collaboration with EERE. ORISE is responsible for the implementation of the fellowship program, processing applications, the review and notification processes, and management of payments to Fellows.



  • Have a superior academic performance and publication record.
  • Have strong analytical, research and communication (oral and written) skills and demonstrated capacity for creative thinking.
  • Have a strong technical background and expertise in an energy-technology-related field.
  • Be interested in being part of a multi-disciplinary, fast-paced environment, focused on energy technology research and development.


  • Applicants enrolled in a graduate program at the time of application may not begin the Fellowship until all degree obligations have been met.
  • Applicants holding a postdoctoral/employment position at the time of application must rescind from all employment or affiliation commitments before the beginning of the Fellowship.
  • This will be an equal opportunity program open to all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, sexual orientation or covered veteran's status.
  • Applications are accepted until position is filled.

Required Qualifications for Junior Fellows:

    • Bachelor's degree for less than five years in an energy-relevant field of science, engineering or other highly quantitative field such as economics.
    • Be a U.S. citizen or have Permanent Resident (Green Card) status, if a foreign national.
    • Matriculated undergraduates may be considered for short term appointments.

For more information and to apply:

An application and other relevant information on the position may be found at: EERE STP Fellowship. Please reference Project #: STP-SPO-2014-GEN-2300 in your application and when calling or writing for information.

Date Posted to this site - 3/18/2015


Virtual Big Ten Career Fair

Position: Environmental Engineering positions

Location: various

Description: Search for jobs and interview/chat from your home. Cloud Recruiting: the new career ecosystem. You will need to preregister for the career fair. Virtual Career Fair Dates: April 7 & 8, 2015

For more information and to apply: See details at the Virtual Career Fair. You can also contact the people running the career fair at: 770.980.0088 |

Date Posted to this site - 3/18/2015



Location: Rolling Meadows, IL

Position: Staff Environmental Engineer

Job Description:

ERM is looking for a motivated, detail-oriented Staff Environmental Engineer to join our growing team in Rolling Meadows, IL. Working under the direction of project managers and partners, the successful candidate will work on interesting site investigation and remediation projects throughout the Midwest and other US locations. You may also have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects, covering the full spectrum of ERM’s services.

This is a great opportunity to work with ERM's technical experts to implement the latest engineering and remediation technologies, while building the required experience to obtain your professional registration.


  • Conduct field work, including sampling, drilling, well installation, remedial pilot tests, construction oversight, and remedial system operation and maintenance.
  • Assist in soil and groundwater remediation system performance monitoring.
  • Compile and evaluate data and assist in report preparation.
  • Prepare environmental compliance plans, permits, and reports for air quality, hazardous waste, spill prevention, storm water, and wastewater.
  • Perform Phase I and II environmental site assessments to support property transfer transactions.
  • Assist in ensuring compliance with all federal, state and local regulations.
  • Work within quality/budget/schedule expectations and scope-specific assignments.
  • Communicate with subcontractors, regulatory agents, tenants, and clients during field activities.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS in chemical, civil, environmental, or geotechnical engineering or related degree; MS preferred; Minimum 3.0 GPA preferred, will consider applicants with relevant work experience.
  • Recent graduate to 2 years of experience, including willingness/interest in field assignments.
  • Environmental field work experience and 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER certification a plus.
  • Strong commitment to safety, including following established Health and Safety protocols.
  • Valid driver’s license and a good driving record.
  • Effective written/verbal communication and organization/analytical skills; experience recording/writing detailed technical data and reports a plus.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Detail-oriented with mechanical aptitude and hands-on trouble-shooting/problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to multi-task, maintain flexibility, travel, and work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Local candidates preferred.

To apply:

Please submit your resume and brief cover letter to the website below. Qualified candidates will be contacted by email, and requested to complete a pre-interview questionnaire. Based on review of these responses, shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews.

More information on the company: Environmental Resources Management (ERM) is a leading global provider of environmental, health, safety, risk, social consulting and sustainability related services. We have more than 5,000 people in over 40 countries working out of more than 150 offices. ERM is committed to providing a service that is consistent, professional and of the highest quality to create value for our clients. Over the past five years we have worked for more than 50 percent of the Global Fortune 500 delivering innovative solutions for business and selected government clients helping them understand and manage the sustainability challenges that the world is increasingly facing.

Please submit your resume and brief cover letter to the website below. Qualified candidates will be contacted by email, and requested to complete a pre-interview questionnaire. Based on review of these responses, shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews.

More information on the company: Environmental Resources Management (ERM) is a leading global provider of environmental, health, safety, risk, social consulting and sustainability related services. We have more than 5,000 people in over 40 countries working out of more than 150 offices. ERM is committed to providing a service that is consistent, professional and of the highest quality to create value for our clients. Over the past five years we have worked for more than 50 percent of the Global Fortune 500 delivering innovative solutions for business and selected government clients helping them understand and manage the sustainability challenges that the world is increasingly facing.

Date Posted to this site - 3/9/2015



Location: Indianapolis, IN

Position: Full-time

Details:  KERAMIDA, a premiere national environmental consulting firm, headquartered in Indianapolis, is seeking Environmental Engineers with a B.S. or M.S. degrees. 

The individuals will work under the direction of Senior Personnel on a wide range of environmental and sustainability projects including environmental permitting for industry, remediation of contaminated sites and sustainable development.  The skill set should include excellent verbal and written communication skills, basic computer experience, as well as the ability to work independently.

For the right candidate, this position should be a long and rewarding career with KERAMIDA.  KERAMIDA provides an environment of continuous learning in a challenging and rewarding atmosphere in which both personal and corporate successes are valued and celebrated.

KERAMIDA offers excellent benefits and a competitive compensation program that rewards for performance and results.  KERAMIDA is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

To apply:    

Qualified candidates should send their resume to Ms. Ann Reiter at

More information can be found on the company:

Date Posted to this site - 3/2/2015



Location: Multiple locations (Offices in MidAtlantic and Midwest)
Position: multiple (Environmental, Health & Safety Compliance Engineers/Scientists; Remediation / Field Environmental Engineers; Natural Resource Scientists / Impact Assessment Engineers; Due Diligence Environmental Assessors; Air Quality & Climate Change Engineers)
To learn more and apply:

Date Posted to this site -  initial posting 10/30/2014, reposted 12-17-14



Position: multiple (job descriptions within the sustainability, environment, and safety engineering group)

Locations: multiple Michigan locations

Minimum Qualifications: Although for some of the jobs postings only chemical, mechanical, or electrical engineering degrees are mentioned, please apply to the sustainability, environment, and safety engineering group jobs listed if you feel you would be applicable.

For more information and to apply:

Date Posted to this site - 12/9/2014


Commonwealth Engineers, Inc.

Location: Fort Wayne, Indianapolis, and Evansville, IN

Position: 3 Entry Level Water Resources/Environmental Engineer positions

Job Description: Commonwealth Engineers is seeking three entry-level engineers, one for each of our offices in Indiana. This is an excellent opportunity for December 2014 and Spring 2015 graduates who are interested in pursuing professional engineering careers in the areas of potable water, wastewater, stormwater, dams and levees, site civil work, and sustainable infrastructure. Successful candidates will be assigned to teams specializing in at least one of the aforementioned areas. He or she can expect to assist design engineers and managers with all facets of projects including conceptual / feasibility evaluations, engineering design reports, field work, inspections, contract documents, bidding assistance, and support of construction engineering services. With over 40 years of service excellence, we encourage you to apply and learn more about Commonwealth’s commitment to being the most comprehensive environmental engineering and consulting firm in the State of Indiana!

Minimum Qualifications: BS or MS in Civil Engineering or similar discipline with coursework tailored to environmental/water resources engineering. Registered as an Engineer-in-Training. Proficiency in Microsoft Suite. Strong proficiency in AutoCAD is a plus.  Valid drivers license and driving record acceptable to corporate insurer is required. Other desired attributes include: strong academic background; excellent communication skills; ability to work independently and in team environments; strong work ethic; strong organizational, problem solving, and analytical skills; ability to prioritize and learn new concepts quickly. 

More information about the company: CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.

To apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to Brian Desharnais, Ph.D., P.E. – Vice President & Project Manager at or apply online at

Date Posted to this site - 11/18/2014



Location: Various

Position: multiple-Entry Level Water/Wastewater and Environmental (Remediation) Engineers, may also be listed as Water Resources Engineer

Email resume to:

For more information and to apply online:

Date Posted to this site - 10/31/2014



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

Date Posted to this site - 9/26/2014


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