|Date Opened||2/15/2023 12:00:00 AM|
|Close Date||Open Continuous|
|Salary||Hourly Pay Rate: $18.00/hour|
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MWRD's Internship Program offers paid internship positions. While the main focus is on wastewater management, there are opportunities to gain knowledge and practical experience in a wide range of functions in each department.
Paid interns are limited to 119 working days per calendar year and receive $18.00 per hour. They do not receive benefits or paid days off.
Candidates are required to submit the Online Internship Application, cover letter, resume and letter of recommendation through MWRD’s Online Employment Center.
Questions regarding the internship program may be directed to MWRDInternships@mwrd.org.
Industrial Waste Lab Intern
Monitoring and Research
Stickney Water Reclamation Plant
6001 West Pershing Road
Cicero, IL 60804
The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago is seeking an intern to serve in the Monitoring and Research Department. The laboratory is responsible for analytical analysis of Total Organic Carbon; Biochemical Oxygen Demand; Hexavalent Chromium; Chemical Oxygen Demand, Total Suspended Solids; Fats, Oil and Grease; Cyanide and Phenol for plant operation as well as industrial users.
The intern duties will include learning:
During the program, interns will work closely with the laboratory staff on daily workflows and prioritizing assignments for maximum productivity. In addition, interns will obtain their Demonstration of Capability certification in their assigned analysis, showing their ability to proficiently analyze samples for said analysis.
By the completion of the internship, the intern will have gained valuable experience working in a fast pace, high production environmental laboratory.
Rate of Pay:
This is a paid internship at $18.00/hr.
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