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United States of America - New Mexico, Carlsbad

Job Summary

Nuclear Waste Partnership, an LLC of AECOM, has exciting opportunities for

Internships at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in Carlsbad, New Mexico.

NWP is the Managing & Operating Contractor for the Department of Energy's (DOE's) Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) located near Carlsbad, New Mexico. NWP is an AECOM led partnership, which includes BWXT Technical Services Group, Inc. and ORANO Federal Services LLC.

The WIPP underground facilities comprise a mine constructed and maintained at a depth of 2,150 feet below the surface, within the Salado Formation found in southeastern New Mexico. This formation is primarily composed of evaporates to include halite (rock salts) common to the Permian Basin region of the Southwestern United States. The formation also includes a number of clay seams (layers) at various depths throughout the formation. The underground facility (the mine) serves as a permanent storage facility for transuranic nuclear waste which is a by-product of the nation's nuclear weapons production programs.

NWP is hiring college students for 2020 summer internships in a variety of disciplines which may include:

Mechanical EngineeringProcurement

Electrical EngineeringAccounting

Civil EngineeringOperations

Chemical Engineering/ChemistryPlant Maintenance

Nuclear EngineeringHuman Resources

Mine EngineeringCommunications and Public Relations

Industrial Safety and HygieneProject Management

Radiological ControlFire Protection

Business AdministrationEmergency Management and Security

This is a paid Internship based on competitive market pay. You may be eligible for Company sponsored housing and reimbursement of travel expenses as outlined in NWP'S Temporary Assignment Policy.

Minimum Requirements

* Must be 18 or older.

* Must be a US Citizen due to the nature of the project.

* Must be in a degree program that is relevant to the project.

* Must be currently enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited college/university (high school students enrolled in college classes are not eligible).

* Must have a GPA of 3.0 or better.

* Must have completed at least 60 credit hours toward a degree and have a Junior or Senior classification.

* Must successfully pass a background verification and pre-employment drug screen.

* Must supply a current copy of your college transcript.

* Interns will be required to prepare and deliver a presentation about their experience before the end of the summer.

Preferred Qualifications

* Previous WIPP Internship experience is a plus.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to "make amazing happen" in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.

Job Category Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 225002BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

About AECOM Technology Corp.

AECOM Technology Corporation (AECOM) is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to government and commercial clients on all seven continents. AECOM provides planning, consulting, architectural and engineering design, and program and construction management services for a range of projects, including highways, airports, bridges, mass transit systems, government and commercial buildings and water and wastewater facilities. The Company also provides facilities management, training, logistics and other support services, primarily for agencies of the United States Government. AECOM operates through two segments: Professional Technical Services and Management Support Services. On July 28, 2008, AECOM completed its acquisition of Earth Tech, Inc., a business unit of Tyco International Ltd. AECOM also completed the divestiture of Earth Tech's Water & Power Technologies and North American Contract Operations businesses, and its Mexican operations.