|Date Opened||3/13/2020 12:00:00 AM|
|Close Date||4/20/2020 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||$15.00 an hour|
Civil/Environmental Engineering Design Intern
Main Office Building
111 East Erie Street
Chicago, IL 60611
The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago is in search of a current engineering student seeking an internship opportunity in Local Sewer Systems Section of the Engineering Department. The prospective intern would gain experience with the MWRD's Watershed Management Ordinance and civil land development. The intern would be trained to use basic GIS, word processing, and spreadsheet software to help with georeferencing civil design plans and permit records. These projects will challenge the intern and provide an encompassing view of the Local Sewer Systems Section and its function at the District. At the conclusion of the internship, the prospective intern should be familiar with engineering skills expected of engineers working in stormwater management.
Rate of Pay:
This is a paid internship at $15.00/hr.
Minimum Qualifications and Requirements:
Applicants must have a current residence in Cook County, IL; be a citizen or national of the U.S., an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence, or an individual otherwise legally authorized to work in the U.S.; and must obtain a referral letter from current school’s class instructor or Internship Coordinator.
Applicants must be a current graduate or undergraduate student seeking a degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering.
Familiarity with design plans, basic CAD, GIS and spreadsheet software desired, but not required