Washington River Protection Solutions Undergrad Intern - Engineering in Richland, Washington

TitleUndergrad Intern - Engineering

Position Number30380

CompanyWA River Protection Solutions

Location2425 Stevens Center




Job Responsibilities/Duties

The Internship Program at Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS) provides professional development opportunities for students to gain valuable work experience on the Hanford Site, located in Southeastern Washington state. Opportunities are available to support integrated technical solutions to the complex challenges of the Tank Operations Contract. Engineering disciplines include: process, mechanical, civil, structural, electrical, control systems and nuclear safety engineering; as well as advanced specialties such as Safety Instrumented Systems, Software Engineering, Process Information Management and Tank Farm Automation. Internships are paid and are 10 to 12 weeks in duration. In route and return to point of origin will be reimbursed per WRPS Guidance. Housing and transportation are not provided. Lodging and transportation recommendations will be provided upon request. Hanford, was established to produce the world's first atomic bomb in the Second World War and continued producing plutonium for the Cold War efforts from 1945 to 1991. Washington River Protection Solutions' mission is to safely handle the byproduct of this massive operation, to ensure a clean environment for future generations. WRPS promotes equal employment opportunities to all participants based upon their training, performance, experience and overall qualifications. Maintaining a workforce that represents a cultural diversity is a core strategic objective at WRPS. WRPS fosters a work environment where employees recognize, appreciate, respect, and value winning contributions of all people, regardless of their differences.

Required Qualifications

U.S. Citizenship Minimum GPA of 2.5 At least 18 years of age At least two quarters/semesters of college education completed prior to the internship. Enrolled as a full-time student (12+ credit hours) during the two quarters/semesters immediately preceding the start of the internship.

Desired Qualifications

Relocation Funding ProvidedNo

U.S. Citizenship RequiredYes

Clearance RequiredNo

Job ClassificationSNE

Shift Work RequiredNo

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