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2023 Summer Environmental Science Engineering/Health & Safety Intern

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Posted on: Jan 18, 2023

Location: Portland, ME, US Rochester, NY, US Rochester, NY, US Rochester, NY, US Orange, CT, US

Company: IBERDROLA, S.A.

Find your purpose, gain real-world experience, and develop lasting mentor relationships!

As an AVANGRID intern, you will be part of our team by supporting the company’s strategic direction while tackling unique industry challenges. During this internship, you’ll have the opportunity to work alongside mentors and professionals who rank among the best in their fields. This program maybe a pipeline for full-time opportunity and development programs at AVANGRID.  As part of our intern program, you may be exposed to several areas, working on special projects as assigned. 

 

Our Environmental Science Engineering / Health & Safety Internship covers a spectrum of business groups front and center as it comes to organizational strategy and growth.  These groups include but are not limited to:  Environmental Health & Safety to Quality.  As part of the program, you’ll partake in key projects where the ideal candidate is willing to change gears as priorities evolve, enjoys taking on new challenges and always looks for ways to reduce the environmental footprint of our operations while keeping both internal and external customer focus.  We expect all of our interns to contribute and bring fresh perspective to Avangrid leadership as we evolve at the forefront of the Energy industry.   

 

The Opportunity Includes:

  • A dynamic 10-week internship program
  • Participate in a dynamic internship program where you’ll work on innovative projects
  • Collaborate in an innovative and energized environment with a chance to make an impact.
  • Create a comprehensive presentation of your work completed during the program for presentation to the wider organization at the conclusion of the program.
  • Undertake cross-functional activities to broaden your knowledge of AVANGRID and its companies
  • Interaction, networking and exposure to various levels of leadership and management
  • Amazing mentorship opportunities
  • Top summer interns may be eligible to receive full time offers to join the team or the Avangrid Leadership training program, AGILE, following the successful completion of their degree

 

What you need: 

 

Skills & Abilities:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently
  • Ability and desire to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Creative and innovative thinking

 

 

 

 

Education & Experience Required:

  • Sophomores or Juniors currently pursuing a Bachelor’s or 1st year Masters/MBA Students or has at least one more semester remaining to graduate
  • Preferred concentrations in Engineering, System Safety, or in Environmental Studies/Management/Science, maritime, or computer science/IT discipline.
  • Legally authorized to work in the United States without the requirement for future sponsorship

 

WHERE do students work?

AVANGRID's energy delivery companies include:

  • Berkshire Gas Company (BGC)
  • Central Maine Power (CMP)
  • New York State Electric and Gas (NYSEG)
  • Rochester Gas and Electric (RG&E)
  • United Illuminating (UIL), Southern Connecticut Gas (SCG),
  • Connecticut Natural Gas Corporation (CNG)
  • Renewables (REN)
  • For more information, visit: www.avangrid.com 

 

 

  • AVANGRID is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. AVANGRID shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. 

 

  • Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. The Company is committed to a policy in all of its employment practices of equal opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability, religion, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status. If you are an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran who is unable to use our online tool to search for or to apply for jobs, you may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting our Human Resources department at 203-499-2777 or careers@avangrid.com  

 

  • About AVANGRID (BGC, CNG, CMP, NYSEG, RG&E, UI, SCG, NYSEG, REN) 

AVANGRID (NYSE: AGR) is a diversified energy and utility company with operations in 24 states. As a leading sustainable energy company, we operate 8 electric and gas utilities with smart networks in the Northeast, serving ~3.2M customers. We are one of the country’s largest producers of clean power through wind energy, with wind and solar operations in 24 states. We are looking for innovators, go-getters and change-markers as we continue to grow as a U.S. leader in energy. 

 

Locations 

  • Binghamton, New York, United States 
  • Lancaster, New York, United States 
  • Brunswick, Maine, United States 
  • Rochester, New York, United States 
  • Augusta, Maine, United States 
  • Orange, Connecticut, United States 

 

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Avangrid employees may be assigned a system emergency role and in the event of a system emergency, may be required to work outside of their regular schedule/job duties. This is applicable to employees that will work in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, and New York within AVANGRD Network and Corporate functions.  This does not include those that will work for Avangrid Renewables.


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