Post Date: 04/16/2019
Close Date: 07/01/2019
This recruitment will remain open for two months. Applications will be reviewed every two weeks. The first review period will be 4/29/2019.
The Bureau of Environmental Services is seeking interns for their Wastewater Group!
The Bureau of Environmental Services' Wastewater Group is responsible for the critical infrastructure that collects and reclaims wastewater and stormwater. This group monitors, operates and maintains 2 wastewater treatment plants, 98 pump stations, 3,040 miles of pipe, 2,506 stormwater water quality facilities and 360 properties.
The Wastewater Group has openings for interns in the Collection System section, the Maintenance section, the Operations Section, and the Support Services – Work & Asset Management Section. Please see "Additional information" below for more details of job responsibilities for each section.
Compensation: $14.56 – $17.66 per hour based on year in school
Work Schedule: Flexible hours between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM; part-time and full-time internship opportunities available
Note: This is a temporary Community Service Aide (CSA) II position with a maximum of 1,400 hours in a calendar year.
The Bureau of Environmental Services manages Portland's wastewater and stormwater infrastructure to protect public health and the environment. BES is a mission-driven, high-performance organization, leading the City in preserving and restoring the health of Portland's watersheds. More information about the Bureau: https://www.portlandoregon.gov/bes/