Invenergy

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Every day our employees are building a cleaner energy future. Whether you’re an accomplished project developer looking for a new challenge, an entry-level engineer eager to transform the global power system, or a skilled technician with the hands-on experience to maintain and operate industrial power generation equipment, Invenergy offers employees the opportunity to expand their professional and technical skills in the growing clean and renewable energy industry.

Invenergy Chicago, IL, USA
Sep 11, 2018
Internship- Paid
Job Description 2019 Summer Internships – Renewable Development Headquartered in downtown Chicago, Invenergy has successfully developed 106 utility-scale projects across the globe and currently operates over 50 wind, solar, natural gas, and storage projects. We are looking for third and fourth year undergraduate students who want to be fully immersed in our entrepreneurial, collaborative, and hard-working environment. You’ll expand your technical, analytical, and professional skills while learning about the growing clean and renewable energy industry. Visit an Invenergy Plant, attend regular lunch-and-learns with leadership, and explore the city with your fellow interns. Now taking applications for our Fall selection process through October 31, 2018. Invenergy believes inclusion drives innovation. Diverse teams are better teams. The perspectives and experiences that people from different backgrounds bring to an organization drive better decisions and improved business results. Invenergy employees are inclusive and welcoming of all colleagues of all backgrounds, genders, races, sexual orientations, religions, and abilities. ABOUT THE INTERNSHIP Invenergy’s Renewable Development team takes charge on identifying opportunities for new wind and solar projects and advancing them through the development process.  Renewable Development is integral in all stages of the development of a power plant including site identification, permitting, establishing interconnection positions and community engagement.  As an Intern in Renewable Development, you’ll expand your organizational, interpersonal and writing skills to support Invenergy’s development efforts. QUALIFICATIONS Currently enrolled in a 4-year Bachelor’s degree program with an expected graduation date between May 2019 and May 2020. Majoring in a quantitative discipline with a cumulative GPA of 3.0. Preferred majors include: Business, Engineering, Environmental Science Ability to complete a 10 – 12-week internship program in Chicago, IL beginning in May or June 2019. Comfortable working in an amorphous environment. Strong interest in the renewable and clean energy sector. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Invenergy Chicago, IL, USA
Sep 11, 2018
Full time
About the Position Associate, Wildlife Permitting, will report to the Vice President, Wildlife Permitting. The person selected will provide environmental and permitting support for Development and Operation of wind and solar facilities. Responsibilities Assist with environmental study and permitting strategies for specific projects in consultation with various stakeholders across the Company.  Support complex environmental processes within the Company and with outside consultants; oversee the development of necessary documents for compliance with federal, state, and local regulatory requirements and federal and state policies and guidance.  Conduct environmental and permitting due diligence for development and acquisition opportunities. Lead federal and state land and wildlife agency communication and coordination.  Review technical reports. Reports typically include, but are not limited to: habitat evaluations, desktop environmental screenings, threatened/endangered/sensitive species surveys, avian and bat use surveys, raptor nest inventories, post-construction monitoring studies, conservation plans, and environmental impact statements. Participate in regional and national initiatives, symposia, conferences, and industry groups as needed to achieve Company objectives. Qualifications: Undergraduate degree in biological science/natural resources. Master’s degree preferred. 3-5+ years’ experience with energy project permitting and environmental review. Experience with working with state and federal wildlife agencies and NEPA and/or ESA compliance. Excellent writing, verbal, and analytical skills. Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail. Travel required (up to 35%). Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com