Covanta

Covanta works with companies and communities to find sustainable solutions to their waste management challenges. With a global network of Energy-from-Waste and material processing facilities, Covanta is preserving valuable natural resources and generating clean energy for our client communities and the world we live in.
 
At Covanta, we ensure that no waste is ever wasted.
 

Covanta Morristown, NJ, USA
Dec 15, 2018
Internship- Paid
Position Description  About Covanta: Covanta is a world leader in providing sustainable waste and energy solutions. Annually, Covanta’s modern Energy-from-Waste facilities safely convert approximately 20 million tons of waste from municipalities and businesses into clean, renewable electricity to power one million homes and recycle approximately 500,000 tons of metal. Through a vast network of treatment and recycling facilities, Covanta also provides comprehensive industrial material management services to companies seeking solutions to some of today’s most complex environmental challenges. For more information, visit   www.covanta.com   . Information on our facilities is available at   www.covanta.com/Covanta-Map   . For career opportunities, visit   www.covanta.com/Careers   . Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. The Sustainability Intern will assist with projects in corporate sustainability department. Projects may include assisting with the development of Covanta’s Sustainability Report and evaluation of sustainability rankings, ratings, and indices.  The intern may assist with other sustainability and environmental department projects as needed and time allows. A sample list of projects is provided below: Assist with report to carbon disclosure project and other sustainability ratings / rankings Compile Covanta data for sustainability report  On line research for various projects that support report and sustainability indices Position Requirements  Pursuing Chemical, Environmental or related engineering degree or Environmental science or Sustainability or related undergrad major Current Sophomore or Junior Competent with computer software Quantitative sustainability related experience, a plus Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Covanta Morristown, NJ, USA
Dec 15, 2018
Full time
Position Description  About Covanta: Covanta is a world leader in providing sustainable waste and energy solutions. Annually, Covanta’s modern Energy-from-Waste facilities safely convert approximately 20 million tons of waste from municipalities and businesses into clean, renewable electricity to power one million homes and recycle approximately 500,000 tons of metal. Through a vast network of treatment and recycling facilities, Covanta also provides comprehensive industrial material management services to companies seeking solutions to some of today’s most complex environmental challenges. For more information, visit   www.covanta.com   . Information on our facilities is available at   www.covanta.com/Covanta-Map   . For career opportunities, visit   www.covanta.com/Careers   . Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. The Environmental Scientist / Engineer is responsible for a variety of high level projects critical to ongoing compliance and environmental projects. Key examples are; Manage Covanta’s Environmental Management Information System (EMIS) as the primary point of contact for all EMIS system related matters. Support ongoing compliance and data base management for all Energy from Waste facilities. Conduct EMIS training with all regional and facility environmental teams to promote the use of EMIS. Perform research and analysis to support critical environmental initiatives on an enterprise level.  Additional job responsibilities include: Support audits at facilities Support environmental projects including permitting of existing and new facilities. Develop an understanding of regulations and permit conditions at energy from waste facilities Gain experience in field test programs (air and solid waste). Position Requirements  Education : • Minimum Bachelor of Science in engineering (chemical, mechanical, environmental) or science (biology, chemistry, environmental science).   Experience: • 0 - 2years of relevant experience including internships/Co-op. Examples of experience that are considered directly applicable include: Combustion and air pollution control technology, Software systems used for environmental and operational data management, Air, water and solid waste regulatory compliance Construction and operating permit development, renewal, and/or on-going compliance. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail • Proficiency in Excel is required; Experience in Excel VBA, data visualization platform (Qlikview/Power BI) is desired. • Strong verbal and written communication skills including technical documentation. • Attitude of ownership, ability to self-start, and carry work through to completion. • Proven ability to communicate technical issues/solutions to a non-technical audience • Able to travel to sites to support audits and field test programs (approx. 10-20%) Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Covanta Morristown, NJ, USA
Dec 15, 2018
Full time
Position Description  The Environmental Scientist / Engineer is responsible for a variety of high level projects critical to ongoing sustainability projects and permitting. Key examples are; Manage greenhouse gas reporting, Support data management necessary for the sustainability report Support research and reports necessary for sustainability indices, Support permitting of existing and new facilities. Additional job responsibilities include: Develop an understanding of regulations and permit conditions at energy from waste facilities Gain experience in field test programs (air and solid waste). Position Requirements  Minimum Education : Minimum Bachelor of Science in relevant engineering (chemical, mechanical, environmental) or science (biology, chemistry, environmental science).  Experience:   0 – 2 years of experience as an environmental professional. Experience and/or interest in a position with wide range of accountability through projects related to full scale operating facilities. Experience gained in the following areas / topics is considered directly applicable: Combustion and air pollution control technology, Software systems used for environmental and operational data management, Lifecycle analysis and carbon / greenhouse gas emission accounting, Air, water and solid waste regulatory compliance Construction and operating permit development, renewal, and/or on-going compliance. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: • Excellent organizational and time management skills to facilitate working on multiple projects. • Proficiency in Excel and Powerpoint. • Strong verbal and written communication skills including technical documentation. • Attitude of ownership, ability to self-start, and carry work through to completion.    Other Requirements:  Able to travel to support meetings, field test programs (approx. 10-20%)
Covanta West Wareham, Wareham, MA, USA
Dec 15, 2018
Internship- Paid
Position Description  About Covanta: Covanta is a world leader in providing sustainable waste and energy solutions. Annually, Covanta’s modern Energy-from-Waste facilities safely convert approximately 20 million tons of waste from municipalities and businesses into clean, renewable electricity to power one million homes and recycle approximately 500,000 tons of metal. Through a vast network of treatment and recycling facilities, Covanta also provides comprehensive industrial material management services to companies seeking solutions to some of today’s most complex environmental challenges. For more information, visit   www.covanta.com   . Information on our facilities is available at   www.covanta.com/Covanta-Map   . For career opportunities, visit   www.covanta.com/Careers   . Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. The Facility Operations Intern will provide operations and engineering support for optimizing operation of the Waste-to-Energy facility. The selected individual will work with Facility operations and maintenance personal and regional engineering to collect, organize and analyze operational data with the goal of optimizing facility performance. The responsibilities will include: • Tracing various mechanical and electrical systems • Creating database of nameplate information of facility equipment • Assisting in testing and analyzing gathered data • Support operation and maintenance departments in their daily duties • Review Technical Standards requirements and assist in organizing information needed to comply with those requirements Position Requirements  Pursuing Bachelor's degree in Engineering - Environmental preferred  Current Sophomore or Junior General understanding of Steam Power Plant operations Strong analytical and communication skills Strong PC skills including MS-Office and AutoCAD Travel to other facilities will be required Possession of reliable car, insurance and good driving record Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com