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Mechanical Engineering Intern - OC Waste & Recycling

posted Oct 27, 2015, 8:21 PM by Webmaster CSULB SWE   [ updated Oct 28, 2015, 9:40 AM ]
Desired Major(s): Mechanical Engineering
Deadline: December 13, 2015
Desired Class: Senior, Graduate, Alumni

Description:
OC Waste & Recycling owns and operates the Orange County landfill system. The engineering group is tasked with maintaining compliance with the standards set forth by the various regulatory agencies. The engineering group at each landfill provides engineering support services to the ongoing landfill operations, including drainage and erosion control; site grading designs; landfill gas collection system maintenance/expansion/monitoring; construction support service; groundwater sampling/monitoring; and various regulatory compliance monitoring, reporting, and remediation tasks. The engineering group at Headquarters provides regulatory and additional technical support for the landfills and prepares reports for the landfills and prepares reports for the regulatory agencies, in addition to a variety of other regulatory and legislative functions. `

This internship is best suited for college students in their senior year or recent graduates who have achieved a Bachelor's Degree or in the process of pursuing a Master's degree, preferable in chemistry, physics, or mechanical engineering. Advanced math and science is required.

General Qualifications:
  • Proficiency and experience in:
    • Thermodynamics
    • Fluid Mechanics and Aerodynamics
    • Piping Selection and Piping Network Design
    • Acoustics and Noise Control
    • Energy and Power
    • Instrumentation

Note: Full list of qualifications, responsibilities and application process heighlighted at the job link below.