Student Intern
San Francisco, CA 
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Job/Internship Description
ENGIE North America Inc.

ENGIE is hiring a Student Intern that will give an opportunity for a college student to apply their academic preparation to practical work experience. This position is created by a Partnership with West County Wastewater and ENGIE to gain necessary experience and training in water quality sampling and laboratory analysis.

The position will work with West County Wastewater for a minimum of 24 hours per week including occasional weekends for 6-8 months. This is not a remote opportunity; the intern will work at the laboratory on site. The intern will work under the direct supervision of the Laboratory Manager. Technical or functional supervision may also be provided by a Laboratory Analyst II.

What you'll do:

  • Perform a variety of routine chemical, biochemical, and bacteriological analyses of water, wastewater, and related solids and liquids relevant to wastewater collection, treatment, and disposal
  • Collect and analyze plant samples, including but not limited to influent, effluent, receiving waters, sludge, and record temperature of samples to ensure acceptable ranges, enter samples into the appropriate log
  • Prepare chemical reagents
  • Calculate and record laboratory test results and enter data
  • Follow established analytical procedures in all activities using standard and routine quality assurance and quality control protocols to ensure compliance with the Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program and the Environmental Protection Agency requirements
  • Assist in the process of maintaining laboratory inventories at appropriate levels
  • Follow all safe work practices at all times
  • Perform related duties as assigned

Qualifications

What you bring:

  • No direct experience is required for this position.
  • Must maintain a GPA of 2.5 & be able to work 24 hours per week.
  • Currently living in Contra Costa County.
  • Read and write English at a level required for successful job performance.
  • Understand and follow oral and written instructions.
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
  • Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of work
  • Principles and practices of modern chemistry, microbiology, and the physical sciences
  • Basic mathematics, algebra, and computer software and spreadsheets as applied to laboratory work
  • Laboratory terminology, procedures, methods, and their use
    • Perform chemical, biological, and bacteriological laboratory
    • Perform mathematical, statistical, geometric, and algebraic calculations common to water quality control laboratory analysis
    • Use effectively and provide proper care for standard laboratory testing and analysis equipment

Additional Information/Conditions:

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
  • Use modern office and laboratory equipment and programs to perform the duties of the position efficiently.
  • Work shift, on-call, weekends, and holidays in emergencies.
  • Attend work and perform duties on a regular and consistent basis.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit and talk and hear
  • Vision: constant use of overall vision
  • Emotional/Psychological: frequent coworker contact; occasional working alone


Why ENGIE?

ENGIE North America isn't just participating in the Zero-Carbon Transition, we're leading it! Join us as we develop energy that is more renewable, more efficient and more accessible to everyone.

Unite with us in leading the transformation of the world of energy! ENGIE is looking for talented and motivated individuals to create the future of energy and customer solutions. Join a rewarding and flexible work environment that encourages innovation and creativity to help customers meet their energy challenges today and in the future. Are you up for the challenge?

At ENGIE, our goal is to support, promote, and thrive on diversity, equity, and inclusion. We do so for the benefit of our employees, customers, products and services, and community. So ENGIE is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is also an affirmative action employer. We are firmly committed to creating an equitable and inclusive environment for all employees.

We are committed to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at ENGIE are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications. ENGIE is committed to providing equal employment opportunity regardless of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, civil union, or domestic partnership status, military service or veteran status, physical or mental disability, protected medical condition, genetic information, or any other legally protected category (referred to as "protected characteristics") as defined by applicable federal, state or local law in the locations where we operate.

If you need assistance with this application or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at . Please note: This email address is reserved for individuals with disabilities in need of assistance and is not a means of inquiry regarding positions or application status.

Job: Communication
Primary Location: North America-United States-California-San Francisco
Organization: ENA Energy Solutions
Schedule: Part-time
Nature of Responsibility: Operational / Administrative role

Job Posting: Sep 29, 2022, 2:37:45 PM
Job Type: Internship

At ENGIE, our goal is to support, encourage, promote, and thrive on diversity, equity and inclusion, for the benefit of our employees, customers, products and services, and community. So ENGIE is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace, and is also an affirmative action employer. We are firmly committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

We are committed to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at ENGIE are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications. The Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants regardless of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, civil union, or domestic partnership status, military service and veteran status, physical or mental disability, protected medical condition, genetic information, or any other legally protected category (referred to as “protected characteristics”) as defined by applicable federal, state or local law in the locations where we operate. If you need assistance with this application or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at ENGIENA-ENGIEHR@engie.com. Please note: This email is reserved for individuals with disabilities in need of assistance and is not a means of inquiry about positions or application statuses.

 

Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Open
Type of Compensation
Paid
College Credits Earned
No
Tuition Assistance
No
Required Student Status
Open
Preferred Majors
Other
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