AECOM Flowsheet and Integration Engineering 2019 Student Summer Intern (LSE) in Aiken, South Carolina

United States of America - South Carolina, Aiken

Job Summary

Provide support to Savannah River Remediation (SRR) as a

Student Summer Intern Limited Service Employee (LSE) on the Savannah River Site (SRS), a US Department of Energy (DOE) facility in western South Carolina.

This assignment is for the Flowsheet Engineering group. The intern assist in the development of material balances and flowsheets to support salt dissolution and salt bath preparation. They will assist with document reviews, perform calculations, and incorporation of comments into documents. The Intern should possess knowledge of Microsoft Office products specifically Word and Excel.

The intern will perform meaningful work in support of the organization. Guidance will be provided using SRR processes and procedures. Interns will prepare and present a final project to the SRR management team summarizing conclusions about the experience, impacts delivered and relevance for their future career.

Additional Information:

The internship will run for a 12 week period from May 20, 2019 until August 8, 2019. Housing is not provided but reasonable rentals are available through the University of South Carolina-Aiken student housing office.

A 40 hour work week is set and scheduled by the individual departments. SRS utilizes various work schedules including 5/8s (8 hours/day; five days per week), 4/10s (10 hours/day; four days per week), etc. Each work day has a 30-minute lunch. Interns will be paid a competitive hourly rate; no summer interns will be assigned to shift work; overtime is not available; Interns will be paid for site holidays (Memorial Day, July 4) as applicable.

Assignments will be located in SRR facilities on the 300sq mile DOE site outside of Aiken SC. Public transportation is not available and interns will be required to arrange their own transportation. A valid Driver’s License, Registration and proof of automobile insurance is required for driving on the Savannah River Site.

If you are selected to participate in the SRR internship program, additional information will be requested such as: SRR employment application, references and official transcripts. You will be assigned to SRS General Employee Training and Drug and Alcohol test appointments before badging and commencement of assignment.

Resumes should be submitted as early as possible and will be reviewed by the selection panel in February/March 2019. All selected applicants will be contacted by March 29, 2019.

Please visit www.srremediation.com for more information. SRR is the Liquid Waste contractor at SRS and is comprised of a team of companies led by AECOM with partners Bechtel National, CH2M and Babcock & Wilcox. Critical subcontractors for the contract are AREVA, Energy Solutions and AECOM Professional Solutions.

Minimum Requirements

  • Candidate must be enrolled as a full-time student as a rising junior or senior at:

  • an accredited four year university, and currently working towards a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering OR

  • an accredited college or university, and currently working towards a Master’s Degree in Chemical Engineering

  • Must have a GPA of 2.5 or above.

  • Due to the nature of work, candidate must be a US Citizen

In addition:

  • Must pass General Employment Training (GET)

  • Must pass Drug and Alcohol Testing (DAT)

These two items will be scheduled before the intern starts work at Savannah River Site.

Preferred Qualifications

Although all qualified candidates will be considered, preference will be given to those who are enrolled in the engineering programs at:

  • Auburn University

  • Clemson University

  • Coastal Carolina University

  • Georgia Tech

  • Howard University

  • Tuskegee University

  • University System of Alabama

  • University System of Florida

  • University System of Georgia

  • University System of North Carolina

  • University System of Tennessee

  • University System of South Carolina

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

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Job Category Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Intern / Student

Requisition/Vacancy No. 202988BR

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.