EEE Related Jobs
Internship or Part 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'
Keep Indianapolis Beautiful
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Description: The Urban Naturalist program at KIB works to create, preserve, and maintain the native, urban ecosystems here in the city of Indianapolis. The Urban Naturalist program is seeking individuals that promote professionalism and are interested in gaining hands-on horticultural training, learning personal and environmental responsibility, and are happy working with a team of individuals pursuing a degree and career in the environmental field.
This is a professional development program/internship for college students pursuing environmentally related degrees. The work is primarily horticultural in nature and involves managing green stormwater infrastructure, performing invasive species removals, and restoring native habitats. The team receives weekly professional enrichment activities that provide exposure and learning experiences for the different types of green careers the students can pursue after graduation.
Requirements: Interested individuals must be pursuing a degree in an environmentally related field (ecology, biology, env. science/management, etc.). Applicants should be hard workers, consistent in attendance and punctuality, unbiased towards gender, creed, or ethnicity, and possess a strong desire to learn and grow professionally. A horticultural background and outdoor work experience are desired, but not a requirement.
To learn more and apply: Please send an email of interest and a resume to Ethan Olson, Horticultural Project Manager: email@example.com
Date Posted to this site -2/10/2016
Position: Summer Research Opportunities
Description: This is a search engine for undergradate summer research opportunities around the world. There are many NSF opportunities such as REUs, but there are also other opportunities in this database. There is a key on the right side that gives you an overview (portable funding, includes study abroad, short term opportunity, funds international students, etc) once you select your area(s) of interest. You search for areas of interest by "level of study" (i.e. year of schooling) and discipline categories. You may also look for opportunities at specific institutions. You can also look for opportunities by what area of the country you are interested in.
For more information and to apply: Visit the website Pathways to Science for more information.
Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE)
Position: Internships (Multiple for U.S. Dept. of Energy and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers)
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.
Date Posted to this site - 7/1/2015
These jobs are currently listed through Purdue's Center for Career Opportunities.