Job ID: 433379
# of Positions: 1
Business Title: 2020-EXEC/ENERGY-001-Energy Office Intern
Civil Service Title: SUMMER GRADUATE INTERN
Title Code No: 10232
Title Classification: Non-Competitive
Job Category: Engineering, Architecture, & Planning, Policy, Research & Analysis
Proposed Salary Range: $ 17.00 – $ 17.00 (Hourly)
Career Level: Student
Work Location: 59-17 Junction Blvd Corona Ny
Division/Work Unit: Executive Management
The NYC Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) enriches the environment and protects public health for all New Yorkers by providing 1.1 billion gallons of high quality drinking water, managing wastewater and stormwater, and reducing air, noise, and hazardous materials pollution. DEP is the largest combined municipal water and wastewater utility in the country, with nearly 6,000 employees. DEP’s water supply system is comprised of 19 reservoirs and 3 controlled lakes throughout the system’s 2,000 square mile watershed that extends 125 miles north and west of the City.
The Office of Energy and Resource Recovery Programs (Energy Office) is charged with plotting the course for DEP to meet its energy and carbon neutrality goals, as well as maximizing resource recovery. The Energy Office also provides energy and performance tracking, program assessment, scientific research, emergency planning and internal auditing services to DEP’s operating bureaus.
Tasks may include but are not limited to:
Forecasting energy use, expenditure, and GHG; regression and spatial analyses relating to the water-energy nexus; assess various innovative energy and GHG reduction initiatives for implementation feasibility. The selected candidate will play a key role in informing the energy and GHG reduction plans at the nation’s largest water and wastewater utility. The selected candidate should have an interest in infrastructure, municipal operations, climate change, and environmental sustainability.
Minimum Qual Requirements
Candidates must be currently enrolled in a graduate degree program in an accredited college, university or law school.
– Student currently enrolled at a college/university at the graduate level and have at least a 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale).
– Strong quantitative ability; experience with statistics, economic modeling, or financial analysis; academic courses tracking and analysis, environmental/public health issues, water and wastewater utility operations, or public policy.
– Strong writing skills; effective interpersonal skills;
– Familiarity and/or experience with computers/software;
– Leadership skills; research capabilities; self-motivation; and ability to work well with minimal supervision.
Appointments are subject to OMB approval.
DEP is an equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to the diversity of our organization and workforce.
Hours/Shift: 35 hours per week
Work Location: This position is located at 59-17 Junction Blvd Flushing, New York
New York City residency is generally required within 90 days of appointment. However, City Employees in certain titles who have worked for the City for 2 continuous years may also be eligible to reside in Nassau, Suffolk, Putnam, Westchester, Rockland, or Orange County. To determine if the residency requirement applies to you, please discuss with the agency representative at the time of interview.
Recruitment Contact: Grace Pigott