|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.
Environmental Soil Science Intern
Monitoring and Research
Stickney Water Reclamation Plant
6001 West Pershing Road
Cicero, IL 60804
The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District is seeking an intern in the Monitoring and Research Department .The intern will work with the soil scientist and technicians in field activities, such as soil and plant sampling, and lab analyses for various research projects, particularly in biosolids brownfield restoration, and apply scientific principles in a real-world environment. During the program, the intern will learn techniques for monitoring biosolids and groundwater for regulatory compliance.
Duties may include tasks such as:
The intern will also have opportunities to develop an original research project related to urban biosolids utilization, present scientific information in written or oral formats, and have exposure to the advice of professional soil scientists. There may be opportunities for the intern to assist with the MWRD's community outreach activities and other related tasks.
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