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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’.



Position: Project Engineer-Sustainability

Location: Kohler, WI


Are you looking to influence sustainable practices in product design and manufacturing processes?  Kohler needs you to apply!  The Project Engineer-Sustainability will be part of a team that encourages, and supports product sustainability innovation, primarily through the development and application of life cycle inventory (LCI).  The engineering candidate will create models that allow understanding and evaluation of environmental impacts at all stages of a product’s life cycle.  You will develop Design for Environment (DfE) tools optimized for use within Kohler’s standard practices for product development and continuous process improvement.  This candidate should be passionate about teaching and assisting these tools to influence our project teams to use them as an innovation catalyst.  This role will expose you to a wide network of professionals within and outside of Kohler.

Qualified candidates will meet the following requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited program or Engineering Technology Program; or Bachelor’s degree in a related field with successful completion of the EIT exam or a PE license required.
  • Minimum of 2 years related experience in process/manufacturing engineering, product design, or sustainability practice; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience within cross-functional product design teams.

For more information and to apply:

To apply, visit and search for job #03ZZW.

Date Posted to this site - 9/21/2015



Position: Research Engineer

Location: Singapore


The Sustainability and Life Cycle Management Team of A*STAR SIMTech  in Singapore is recruiting Research Engineers. Our work focuses on methodologies and techniques for improving resource and energy efficiency in the manufacturing industry.

Research engineers are expected to lead and take part in relevant research projects in the field. Candidates should have a Bachelor or Master’s degree in a relevant engineering or science discipline (e.g. mechanical, electrical, chemical, industrial and systems, computer, materials and mathematics), and are passionate about reducing the impacts of manufacturing on the environment. No prior experience is required.

For more information and to apply:

If you’re interested to work with a young and growing team of Life Cycle Engineers and Sustainability Researchers, please submit your CV and cover letter to: (Dr. Jonathan S.C. Low)

Date Posted to this site - 9/21/2015


US Army Medical Service Corps

Position: Environmental Engineer (multiple active duty Army positions)

Location: various

Description: The Army is constantly searching for qualified professionals to serve in Medical Service Corps providing service to this country while caring for the Soldiers.  As an Environmental Engineer in the Army you would advise on or performs professional and scientific work utilizing engineering principles and practices to protect health and the environment. Duties include the assessment of existing and proposed weapons, equipment, clothing, training devices, and materiel systems. Activities relate to the design and formulation of recommendations to preserve and enhance health and environmental conditions including: air, water, noise, liquid and solid waste disposal, and institutional hygiene.  Your specialized skills as an Environmental Engineer will be highly valued by our Soldiers and their families. There are a plethora of leadership positions that you would fill by serving.  Listed below are a few requirements needed to apply:
• Must be a US Citizen
• Less than 42 years of age
• At least a 3.0 GPA
• Possess a Bachelor’s degree from a school accredited by the ABET with a major in
one of the following fields.
(1) Environmental Engineering*
(2) Civil Engineering*
(3) Industrial Engineering
(4) Chemical Engineering*
(5) Safety Engineering
(6) Environmental Health Engineering*
(7) Geological Engineering

More Information on company: By choosing to be in the Army, you’ll be able to see and do extraordinary things. You’ll also discover a whole new circle of friends and professional contacts who share many of your standards and goals, a fact that makes it easy to forge lifelong friendships and professional connections that will help you throughout your career.  The Army recruits and trains professionals like you who understand the very serious responsibilities, as well as the exceptional benefits and privileges, of being in the Army. The decision to join the Army Medical Service Corps is an important one. But the experience is like no other, and the rewards are, without question, immeasurable.

For more information and to apply: Your first step in joining is to call or text CPT LaToya Portee at (443) 694-9021 or via email at: She can answer any question that you may have.

Date Posted to this site - 8/13/2015



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  and DLZ Environmental Scientist. 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 - 7/20/2015


Georgia Pacific

Position: Environmental Specialist

Location: Crossett, Arkansas

Description: Georgia-Pacific Crossett Paper Operations: The facility Environmental Technician is responsible for assisting with the environmental compliance programs at the paper mill, providing day-to-day environmental support to operations, developing and maintaining required plans, permits and reports. The Environmental Technician is also responsible for assisting with training mill personnel and implementing Georgia-Pacific’s (GP) environmental risk management system. Champion Market-Based Management™ and Operations Excellence (OpEx) by showing employees how their actions connect to our environmental vision and create long-term value. Participate in the strategic planning process, monitor trends and track metrics at the facility, provide leadership and drive continuous improvement of the facility’s environmental management systems.

The Environmental Specialist reports to the Facility Environmental Manager.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Associate Degree or higher in environmental science, biology or related field

  • Minimum of one year work experience in an industrial/manufacturing setting

  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel (creating spreadsheets) PowerPoint (creating presentations), and Adobe

  • Valid Driver’s license

  • Willing and able to climb ladders to access elevated sources for inspection purposes, launch and maneuver boats and all-terrain vehicles.

  • Ability to lift 50 to 75 lbs. (e.g. ice chests and batteries)

  • Ability to respond to callouts with a flexible work schedule

  • Ability to work on a 6-week rotating weekend duty schedule to support the paper mill.

  • Ability to work in a hot or cold environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • State wastewater licenses a plus
  • Working knowledge of environmental regulations/requirements with emphasis on air, storm water, wastewater, SPCC, SARA, and hazardous/nonhazardous waste, including state specific requirements is preferred.

Knowledge - Skills - Abilities:

  • Ability to embrace MBM™ principles.
  • Ability to interpret and report data and information accurately.
  • Ability to work safely and effectively with others, excellence in written/verbal communications, and in planning, documenting, organizing and executing multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Command excellent verbal, presentation and interpersonal skills;
  • Possess strong reading and clear written communication capabilities;
  • Proactive and assertive with sense of urgency to problem solving and incident investigation;
  • Commitment to high performance work systems and change management;
  • Embrace change, support continuous improvement and effectively balance multiple priorities;
  • Complete and train on proper water sampling requirements;
  • Able to communicate and effectively drive and train on environmental programs;
  • Ability to organize, prioritize, and execute multiple projects effectively;
  • Good working knowledge and understanding of environmental regulatory requirements;
  • Ability to develop environmental procedures and effective action plans to drive continuous improvement of the facility's environmental compliance programs and management systems.

For more information and to apply: Go to GP

Date Posted to this site - 7/10/2015


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 - 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 - 7/1/2015



LocationMultiple locations
Position: multiple
To learn more and apply:  Keep all heading blank except select "Junior Consultant 0-2 years' experience" in "Experience Level" category. 

Date Posted to this site -  7/1/2015


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 - 7/1/2015



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 - 7/1/2015



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

Date Posted to this site - 7/1/2015


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