EEE Related Internship and 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'

 

US Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate, Office of University Programs

LocationMultiple locations

Position: 2017 HS-STEM Summer Internships (multiple)

Education Requirements: Bachelor or Graduate students 

Description: The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate Office of University Programs sponsors a 10-week summer internship program for undergraduate and graduate students majoring in homeland security related science, technology, engineering and mathematics (HS-STEM) disciplines. The program provides students with quality research experiences at federal research facilities located across the country and allows students the opportunity to establish connections with DHS professionals. It is open to students in a broad spectrum of HS-STEM Disciplines and DHS mission-relevant Research Areas.

Undergraduate students receive a $6,000 stipend plus travel expenses. Graduate students receive a $7,000 stipend plus travel expenses.

For detailed program information, please visit http://www.orau.gov/dhseducation/internships/

Qualifications:

·         United States (U.S.) citizenship as of the application deadline

·         At least 18 years of age by May 1, 2017

·         Cumulative GPA of 3.30 or higher on a 4.00 scale as of Spring/Summer 2016

·         Pursuing long-term career goals aligned with the DHS mission and objectives

·         Full-time enrollment as a sophomore, junior, senior, or graduate student

 Please visit the DHS HS-STEM Program website for complete eligibility conditions.

To learn more and apply: apply here  Application due 12/7/16 11:59 PM Eastern Time Zone

Date Posted to this site - 11/22/2016

 

HDR

LocationMultiple locations
Position: multiple
Education Requirements: Bachelor or Graduate students (see individual posts)
To learn more and apply: HDR jobs In link to the left look for the "key words" heading and type "environmental and intern". Hit the "search for jobs" button at the bottom of the screen.  Scroll down to the bottom of the screen to see the variety of openings across the country. 

Date Posted to this site -  11/21/2016

 

AECom

LocationMultiple locations
Position: multiple
Education Requirements: BS 
To learn more and apply: internships  Under the "position status" category select "intern/student". For keyword category type in "environmental" and hit the search button. On the next screen, look at the positions in the Environment, Government and Water listing under the "Business Line" heading to see if any appeal to you. 

Date Posted to this site -  10/31/2016

 

MWH (now part of Santec)

Location: Multiple locations
Position: multiple
Education Requirements: BS or MS
To learn more and apply: internship opportunities On this page, select the tab of the country of interest such as "united states".  Scroll down the page in the text and click on the blue heading "view available internships". Under the text Welcome, select the blue text "search openings".  On the search openings page, In the "keyword" box type "environmental".  Scroll to the bottom and hit the "search" button. Review the internship positions listed.  
Date Posted to this site -  10/10/2016

 

Black & Veatch

LocationMultiple locations
Position: multiple
Education Requirements: BS or MS
To learn more and apply: Black & Veatch jobs About halfways down the page in the text, click on the blue heading "search openings". On the search openings page, In the "keyword" box type "environmental".  Scroll to the bottom and hit the "search" button. 

Date Posted to this site -  10/10/2016

 

Phillips 66

Position: 2017 University Intern-Environmental (multiple)

Education Requirements: undergraduates

Location:  multiple in the states of NH, TX, LA, IL, WA, MT, CA, TX, and OK

Description:

IT ALL STARTS WITH YOU. DISCOVER AN INTERNSHIP THAT SETS YOU APART. 

Internships are a great way for us to get to know you and for you to get to know our company. We will offer you the same types of challenging assignments as our full-time hires and you will also participate in our company-wide internship program.

Opportunities may include:

·         Attending orientation and training events, field trips, social activities, weekly seminars and opportunities to meet and interact with functional leaders.

·         Participating in performance reviews with your manager, who will provide coaching and guidance throughout your internship, as will your assigned mentor.

·         Giving a presentation about your work assignment and projects, as well as what you learned from the internship program.

Our Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) organization supports our business and operating facilities through regulatory compliance, advocacy, interpretation and education. Phillips 66 is committed to the health and safety of everyone who works in our facilities, lives in the communities where we operate or uses our products. As such, we conduct our business with care for the environment and strive for world class operating excellence by integrating our Health, Occupational Safety, Process Safety and Environmental principles throughout our businesses with a commitment to continuous improvement.

As an Environmental intern with Phillips 66 you will contribute to Phillips 66’s core values and strategies while gaining a ground-level understanding of the energy industry's complex environmental hazards and solutions through hands-on assignments at one of our various U.S. locations:

·         Specializing in one or more functional areas including air, water, waste, energy and resource conservation, social responsibility, and regulatory compliance

·         Developing technically and professionally by working with experts inside and outside the company

·         Assignments may include reviewing and analyzing environmental regulatory requirements for a project or portion of the operation, performing technical calculations, estimations and database management, preparing applications for regulatory approvals or reports, and developing programs, plans and proposals

·         Internship opportunities could be located in Linden, NJ; Houston, TX; Lake Charles, LA; Roxana, IL; Ferndale, WA; Billings, MT; Rodeo, CA; Belle Chasse, LA; Arroyo Grande, CA; Borger, TX; Ponca City, OK; Los Angeles, CA; Sweeny, TX; Amarillo, TX; Long Beach, CA; or Bartlesville, OK

Requirements for a Phillips 66 Internship: 
Basic/Required:

·         Legally authorized to work in the job posting country

·         Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Sciences, or related technical field

·         Currently enrolled in an undergraduate program as a Sophomore or higher

·         Scheduled to graduate from a degree program in or after August 2017

·         Available for a minimum of ten continuous weeks

Preferred:

·         A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

·         Previous internship or co-op participant in related industry

·         Previous internship with Phillips 66

·         Phillips 66 SHIELD Scholar recipient

·         Willing to work in any of our operating locations

·         Depending on the specific position, you must be willing and able, with or without reasonable accommodation, to maintain your face daily so that a respirator/face mask can seal properly (some examples include being free of facial hair and/or clean shaven)

Competencies 

At Phillips 66, while "what" we do may be very different from person to person, there's a "how" that connects all of us. It is how we work, how we collaborate and how we succeed together. It's this shared "how" that our competency framework describes in detail. We call it the Keys to Success because it can unlock the potential within us all.

Keys to Success

·         Assoc: Adaptability—Adapt And Learn

·         Assoc: Building Collaborative Relationships—Form Relationships

·         Assoc: Communication—Communicate Openly

·         Assoc: Judgment—Apply Sound Logic

·         Assoc: Results Orientation—Seek Process Improvement

To learn more and apply:

 ·         You must apply through your university prior to university deadlines (if applicable) AND

·      Apply online by going to http://www.p66oncampus.jobs and complete the entire application process

· Attach an electronic copy of your resume and unofficial transcript

·  Answer all prescreening questions and provide your eSignature

Candidates for regular U.S. positions must be a U.S. citizen or national, or an alien admitted as permanent resident, refugee, asylee or temporary resident under 8 U.S.C. 1160(a) or 1255(a)(1). Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

Date Posted to this site -9/27/2016

 

HDR

Position: Water/wastewater Intern (summer 2017)

Education Requirements: undergraduates

Location:  Virginia Beach, VA

Description:

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That’s why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

Primary Responsibilities

This position will support the Water / Wastewater Engineering group I VA/MD. Performs assignments under the direct supervision of a Professional Engineer. Typically is an individual enrolled in undergraduate or graduate engineering studies.

Job Qualifications

Must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or a graduate civil or environmental engineering program. Prefer 2+ years completed toward degree with a minimum 3.00 GPA.

Attention to detail a must.

Must possess strong problem solving and communication skills.

An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must.

Local candidates strongly preferred.

To learn more and apply: Apply here

Date Posted to this site -9/27/2016

 

HDR

Position: Environmental Intern

Education Requirements: undergraduates

Location:  Omaha, NE

Description:

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That’s why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That’s why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

We have an opportunity in our Omaha office for an Environmental Science Intern. The successful candidate will work on a wide variety of environmental tasks as they relate to transportation, water, and other development and natural resource projects. Responsibilities may include the preparation of wetland delineation reports, environmental permit applications, National Environmental Policy Act documents, and biological assessments. Additional responsibilities may include the field collection and/or mapping of natural resource data, figure/graphic preparation, and GIS data analysis.

Keyword(s): Environmental, Science, Scientist, Intern

**This position would require 10-20 hours per week for the Fall Semester**

Job Qualifications

Required Qualifications

Must be junior, senior, or graduate student working toward a degree in Environmental Science, Natural Resources, Biology, Environmental Engineering or related field.

Ability and willingness to accommodate field working conditions and overnight travel.

Excellent written and oral communication skills.

MS Office Experience Required.

Esri ArcGIS experience preferred.

Preference given to local candidates.

Demonstrated knowledge of software packages related to field of study/industry

To learn more and apply: Apply here

Date Posted to this site -9/27/2016

 

Purdue Center for Global Food Security (PCGFS)

Position: Intern

Education Requirements: undergraduates

Location:  West Lafayette, IN

Description:

The Purdue Center for Global Food Security (PCGFS) is located in Discovery Park, a multi-disciplinary research hub on the west side of the campus. 

The Center utilizes education, research and development, and policy and advocacy to address the grand challenges affecting food security in the US and abroad. 

PCGFS is seeking motivated Purdue undergraduate students who are passionate about food security to work as interns for the Fall 2016 semester. 

Students who have completed at least two semesters of undergraduate study in any major are welcome to apply. Interns will work on a variety of projects, including the U.S. Borlaug Fellows in Global Food Security Program.

The position is for 10 hours/week with $10/hour compensation. 

To learn more and apply:

Please email resume and a letter of interest describing your enthusiasm for food security to borlaugfellows@purdue.edu  by August 31, 2016.

PCGFS will contact selected candidates to arrange for an interview during the first week of September 2016.

Date Posted to this site -8/22/2016

 

Ramboll Environ

Position: multiple

Location: multiple

For more information and to apply: Go to RambollEnviron Under the "Current Openings" "Job Postings" section select "Associate". Look for the jobs that include "summer intern" in the heading.

Date Posted to this site - 8/22/2016

 

Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE)

Position: Internships (Multiple for U.S. Dept. of Energy and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers)

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.

Date Posted to this site - 8/22/2016

  


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