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🚀 Internship

Environmental Affairs Intern - Hybrid

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EDP Renewables

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10d ago

🚀 Summer Internship

Houston

AI generated summary

  • The candidate must be a current undergraduate or graduate student in environmental science or a related field, with strong analytical skills, problem-solving ability, and excellent oral and written communication skills. They should also have the ability to work independently, prioritize tasks, and have a basic understanding of Microsoft products. Physical demands include the ability to stand and sit for extended periods, lift up to 10 pounds, and have good vision and hearing.
  • The Environmental Affairs Intern at EDP Renewables will be responsible for drafting environmental documents, researching state-specific guidelines, visualizing data, collecting wildlife data, compiling biodiversity data, creating training materials, and providing ongoing support to the Environmental Affairs staff.

Summer Internship

Science•Houston

Description

  • The Summer Intern will support the Environmental Affairs Team in recommending, defining, and implementing project control tools and standards for United States, Canada, and Mexico solar and wind projects both in development and operations. The Summer Intern will focus on several initiatives based on business demands and may include technical or administrative projects as needed.

Requirements

  • Current undergraduate (Junior or Senior) or graduate student in environmental science, biology, renewable energy management, project management, or a related field
  • Understanding of Microsoft products and/or complementing products preferred
  • Competency in Analytical Problem Solving, Strong Communication, Customer/Partner Relationships, and Technology Expertise preferred
  • Behavioral Requirements:
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Problem-solving ability
  • Oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to be self-motivated
  • Ability to prioritize and deliver project work according to schedule
  • Physical Demands & Working Conditions:
  • Sitting/Standing/Flexibility: Ability to stand and sit for 8 or more hours when in an office environment
  • Speech/Reading: Ability to speak, read, and write English proficiently and deliver a variety of instructions furnished in written, verbal, diagram, or schedule form
  • Lifting: Ability to lift items weighing up to 10 pounds
  • Vision/Hearing: Ability to understand a variety of instructions furnished in written, verbal, diagram, or schedule form
  • Safety: Ability to understand and communicate safety precautions when necessary
  • Preferred:
  • Some college or better in Biology or related field.
  • Some college or better in Environmental and Earth Science or related field.

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Undergraduate

Area of Responsibilities

Science

Responsibilities

  • Drafting and reviewing environmental summary documents for wind and solar projects;
  • Researching and summarizing state-specific environmental and wildlife guidelines for project development;
  • Supporting team efficiency through data visualization using software such as PowerBI;
  • Collecting and organizing wildlife data from operational wind farms for industry reporting;
  • Compiling biodiversity data from operational solar projects;
  • Contributing to training materials used to educate other EDP departments about project environmental requirements and pertinent environmental regulations; and
  • Providing ongoing support to Environmental Affairs staff on the development, construction, and operation of projects based on Company priorities.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

hybrid

Location

Houston