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Intern (Essex EfW facility)

Newark, NJ
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Intern (Essex EfW facility)
Job ID 7058           
Newark, NJ
Plant Operations
Plant Operations
Intern or Other Job Types
High School Diploma/GED

Covanta is a world leader in sustainable waste management and renewable energy. Covanta's 45 Energy-from-Waste (EfW) facilities provide communities and businesses around the world with an environmentally sound solution to their solid waste disposal needs by using waste to generate clean, renewable energy. Covanta is a listed company under the symbol CVA.

Annually, Covanta's modern Energy-from-Waste facilities safely and securely convert approximately 20 million tons of waste into 9 million megawatt hours of clean renewable electricity and almost 9 billion pounds of steam that are sold to a variety of industries. Covanta's facilities also recover 400,000 tons of metal per year for recycling.

To learn more about how Covanta's facilities provide sustainable waste management for the communities it serves, visit www.covanta.com. Information on our facilities is available at http://www.covanta.com/facilities.aspx. For career opportunities, visit http://www.covanta.com/careers. Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Intern for Administrative Assistant, reporting to Facility Manager, will provide engineering support for optimizing operation of Essex 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:

  • Update employee files to document personnel actions and to provide information for payroll and other uses
  • Maintain communication and good working relationship with employees, management and Human Resources department
  • Prepare outgoing mail and correspondence, including email and faxes for the facility
  • Coordinate and organize facility events/activities
  • Schedule and monitor results of all pre-placement physicals and drug screens
  • Provide first level recruiting support, including, create and monitor job requisitions, modify and close requisitions; screen job candidates as required.
  • Schedule and coordinate job interviews

• Current enrollment into 4 year Bachelor of Science 
• Strong analytical and communication skills
• Strong PC skills including MS-Office and AutoCAD
• Possession of reliable car, insurance and good driving record

Must be 18 years of age and be in the process of successfully completing their major in high school.  Work/school intern program.


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