DEP internships available
REGION — The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is encouraging college students to apply for one of 17 summer internships at its offices in the Hudson Valley and Catskill Mountains. These paid internships are in fields related to science and engineering. Those accepted into the summer internship program will have the chance to work alongside DEP scientists, engineers, planners and other professionals who operate, maintain and protect the largest municipal water supply in the United States.
The intern positions available include summer work associated with upstate water-quality laboratories, water-system modeling and research, natural resources management, wastewater collection and treatment, infrastructure planning and reservoir operations. The internships are located at DEP’s offices in Delaware, Greene, Putnam, Sullivan, Ulster and Westchester counties. In addition to these watershed opportunities, DEP also offers many summer internship opportunities at its offices in New York City.
Candidates must submit applications by April 6. Information about these internships, including criteria for participation and online applications, can be found at www.nyc.gov/html/dep/html/job_opportunities/internships.shtml.