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 Pollution Prevention Services Group!
The Bureau of Environmental Services' Pollution Prevention Services Group protects the environmental assets, employees, and citizens of Portland. This group manages the bureau's regulatory compliance and enforcement programs related to City, state, and federal regulations. This group also provides cost-effective technical and analytical services in support of BES decisions (e.g., Engineering Services, Wastewater Operations, and Watershed Services) the public, and other bureaus and agencies.
The Pollution Prevention Services group has openings for interns in the Environmental Compliance section and the Industrial Stormwater & Maintenance Inspections 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/