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MWRD has internship opportunities for college students

From the  Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago; please share with your communities:

The District’s Internship Program offers both paid and unpaid internship positions. While the main focus is on wastewater management, there are opportunities to gain knowledge and practical experience in a wide range of functions in each department including:

Engineering    Information Technology General Administration

Monitoring and Research       Human Resources      Treasurer’s Office

Law   Finance   Public Affairs Office   Maintenance and Operations

Procurement and Materials Management

Paid Interns

Paid interns are limited to 119 working days per calendar year and receive $13.00 per hour. Paid interns who work more than 40 hours per week receive overtime of 1.5 times the hourly rate. They do not receive benefits or paid days off.

Unpaid Interns

Unpaid interns do not have time restrictions, which provide opportunities to gain additional experience or time to work on a long-range project.

Note:  Both paid and unpaid internships may fulfill the requirements for academic credit.

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