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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’.
•Proficiency in computer modeling and drafting software such as: AutoCAD/Civil 3D, HydroCAD and HEC-RAS.
Develop an understanding of the available data sets and gaps in areas such as the following: thermoelectric cooling systems, produced water, water for hydraulic fracturing, water for enhanced oil recovery, energy for pumping, and energy for water treatment.
To help develop concepts to improve the accessibility and usability of data sets to support analysis of trends, decision-making behavior, etc.
Provide input into a federated data system for energy and water.
Provide input into model-based regional and national scenarios exploring different aspects of the energy-water nexus and its effect on the energy system.
Analyze multi-organizational decision-making.
Perform analyses and provide constructive feedback on others’ analyses addressing the technology, economic, regulatory and other policy dimensions of the water-energy nexus and other energy policy topics.
Draft memos and white papers on the above topics.
Organize workshops on the above topics.
Develop working relationships across DOE, with National Laboratories, and with other Federal agencies.
Identify opportunities for productive collaboration with other analysts.
A degree in engineering or economics, or policy with some experience in energy is desired.
Strong presentation and writing skills
Experience with data systems
Experience with energy modeling
Experience in environmental policy
Strong critical thinking
•Preparing and performing site selection studies
•Environmental impact studies and environmental monitoring
•Design calculations & sketches required to prepare construction documents
•Specifications, drawings or to meet other project requirements
Engineering Standards: Develops familiarity by reading, understanding and applying departmental design guides, standards, systems, applicable engineering codes and B&V policies and procedures. Quality / Continuous Improvement: Develops an understanding and complies with the B&V quality program. Supports continuous improvement and change management efforts. Engineering Production: Contributes to preparation of less complex engineering deliverables such as drawings, reports, specifications, and studies of limited scope. Performs routine research and develops recommendations for equipment and/or materials selection. Collects, assimilates, and manages data for engineering work. Prepares basic engineering calculations following standard methods and principles used in similar engineering analysis. Understands and adheres to budget, schedule, and quality requirements. Project Coordination: Shares information with others as requested. Coordinates with others when directed by supervisor or project leadership. Client Focus: Focuses on the needs of internal clients (project team leadership) while attempting to gain basic understanding of external client's main interests and drivers. May provide support to business development or pursuit activities. Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology: Shares current knowledge of latest technology and processes.
Assignments are in conjunction with engineering, procurement, planning, designing, and construction of: bridges, dams, military bases, tunnels, water and wastewater facilities, hazardous waste facilities, power plants, hydro-electric power, telecommunication systems, and commercial and industrial facilities.
Position: multiple entry level positions
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 (Engineering-Environmental, Engineering-Water, etc.). Look for positions that contain "entry level" in the title.
Date Posted to this site - 2/25/2016
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)
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. They are interested in EEE graduates for the South Bend office open positions.
Date Posted to this site - 11/20/2015
Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE)
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
Date Posted to this site - 11/20/2015
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