The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

  • Student Intern - Water Treatment Plant (District Temporary)

    Job Locations US-CA-Winchester
    Job ID 2020-1558
    Posted Date
    6 days ago(2/13/2020 9:08 AM)
    Application Filing Period
    February 13, 2020 – March 02, 2020
    # of Openings
    1
    Min
    USD $13.83/Hr.
    Max
    USD $18.91/Hr.
    Work Schedule (Days/Hours)
    Other
    Group
    WATER SYSTEM OPERATIONS GROUP
    Section
    WATER TREATMENT SECTION
  • As the part-time Student Intern, you’ll receive training and mentoring in an assigned area of responsibility performing assignments that serve to offer practical experience and broad exposure within the Water Treatment Plant. Your responsibilities for this position will also include: data entry and statistical analysis on treatment plant process maintenance; assist in developing a computer-based spreadsheet for a standard operator checklist for downloading data for archive and performance analysis; assist in developing inventory of treatment process equipment that meet the criteria for performance conditional and / or run-time operational maintenance; assist in filter measurements and developing biological filter performance data matrix.

    Student Intern position will be located at Metropolitan’s Water Treatment Plant in Riverside, Ca.


    This job announcement has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this classification / job.
    To view the full job description click here: Student Intern

     


    EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS


    Education and Experience: Current enrollment in an accredited four-year college or university carrying a minimum of 12 semester units or 8 quarter units with junior or senior standing in a related major and maintain a cumulative grade point average of 2.75 or higher on a 4.0 scale, or current enrollment in an accredited graduate degree program in a related major with a grade point average of 2.75 or higher.

    Related major is defined as: Engineering


    CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, AND REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS
    License(s): Valid California Class C Driver’s License or equivalent (required at time of application) that allows you to drive during your employment.

     

    DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS:
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Detail oriented
    • Strong personal interaction skills
    • Ability to research, collect and analyze data
    • Experience in Microsoft Office Suite, including MS Vizio


    CLOSING
    Benefits:
    • Competitive compensation
    • Training and advancement opportunities
    • Excellent working environment

     

    Work Schedule:
    Part-time: Average 18 hours per week

     

    Pay Rate:
    $15 per hour if a Junior in college
    $18 per hour if a Senior or Grad Student in college

     

    BENEFITS: For information on MWD benefits, please use the following link:Benefits Summary District Temp


    ABOUT MWD
    The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is a consortium of 26 cities and water districts that provides drinking water to nearly 19 million people in Southern California. Metropolitan’s mission is to provide its service area with adequate and reliable supplies of high quality water to meet current and future needs in an environmentally and economically responsible way. Metropolitan’s facilities include the 242-mile Colorado River Aqueduct, five water treatment plants with a combined capacity of 2.3 billion gallons per day, nine surface water reservoirs, 800 miles of pipeline, and 16 hydroelectric power plants.

     

    The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. Qualified individuals with disabilities, who need a reasonable accommodation during the application or selection process, please call (213) 217-7738 or email: jobs@mwdh2o.com.

     

    MWD is a Federal and State EO employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

     

    Application Filing Period: Closes at 4:30 pm PST on the date stated in the job announcement. However it may close prior to the filing end date if sufficient applications have been received. If sufficient applications have not been received, then the filing period end date may be extended.

     

    Sponsorship: Applicants for employment with The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States (i.e., H1-B or other employment-based immigration case).

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