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Desert Student Intern - The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California - Parker Dam, CA - EXPIRED

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Company: The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

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To be considered for these positions you must provide proof via email to [email protected] that you will be attending a college, university or trade school in the summer or fall of 2019 in addition to submitting your online application. Please provide proof of enrollment only after you have submitted your online application and include "Desert Intern" in the subject line. This can include but is not limited to an acceptance letter, payment, invoice, class schedule, and/or dorm room assignment.
The Student Interns chosen for these 10 positions will be decided through a lottery process from among the candidates that meet minimum qualifications.
Lodging will not be provided for these positions while working at the reporting location.

There are ten (10) openings for Temporary Student Interns in Metroplitan's Desert Region Unit. These are temporary positions with the duration of these assignments lasting from the middle of June 2019 through mid to late August 2019 (depending on school schedules).

These positions are designed to give college or trade school enrolled students the opportunity to gain practical work experience through training, mentoring, and performing assignments, while providing broad exposure to Metropolitan’s organizational structure.

The summer student interns will have the opportunity to perform a variety of general maintenance duties (gardening, grounds maintenance, general labor, custodial, painting, weeding, washing vehicles, cleaning facilities and plants, running errands, etc.) that support the strategic plan of delivering water throughout the Colorado River Aqueduct.

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 Desert

Work Schedule: 4 day work week (6:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)
(4/4, 4/2) - 4 days on, 4 days off, 4 days on, 2 days off

Hourly Rate: $16.08

Education and Experience: High school diploma or High School Equivalency Certificate and current enrollment in an accredited college, university or trade school.

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

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: [email protected]

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).