There is an opening for a student intern position in the Natural Systems group at BES.
Environmental Services is pleased to offer paid student internships for students from trade school, college, or university! Gain valuable work experience and on-the-job training as an intern with Environmental Services.
The Bureau of Environmental Services manages Portland's wastewater and stormwater 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.portlandoreoon.gov/bes/
The Bureau of Environmental Services' Operations and Maintenance Group is responsible for the critical infrastructure that collects, pumps and treats 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.
Compensation: $15.53 - $18.50 per hour based on year in school.
Work Schedule: Flexible hours between 6:00 AM and 4:00 PM; part-time and full-time internship opportunities available. Remote work may be possible for some internships.
Note: These are casual Community Service Aide (CSA) II positions with a maximum of 1,400 hours in a calendar year.
To be eligible for an Environmental Services student internship, you must be: