2020 Summer Intern - Metals Management
Intern or Other Job Types
High School Diploma/GED
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 21 million tons of waste from municipalities and businesses into clean, renewable electricity to power one million homes and recycle approximately 600,000 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.
The Metal Management Intern will be part of our Metals Project/Optimization team based in Morristown, NJ. Covanta Energy is looking for well-round individuals with interests in material handling and project management with strong computer skills to assist in the development and operation of our metals recovery systems. The selected individual shall assist in establishing project specific data and monitoring information as it pertains to your metal recovery systems, which shall include but not be limited to:
Monitoring and reporting operating data of materials produced.
Assist in establishing design data, process flows and schedules for future projects.
Assist in establishing equipment specifications and contract documents.
Assist in the design review and construction management of metal recovery projects under construction.
Working with facility personnel and equipment specialists, assist in trouble shoot and optimize existing operating equipment in the field.
As a Covanta Summer Intern, you will be exposed to different areas of the business, while making meaningful contributions to the company. Participants in the program have the opportunity to learn from industry experts and partake in immersive, hands-on projects that grant real-world experience. Utilizing what they’ve learned at Covanta, many graduates of the intern program go on to have successful careers focused on sustainability. Rising Seniors may be considered for our Early Career Development Program's 2021 hires.
Undergraduate or Graduate course work in Power Plant Technology, material handling, related Engineering, Operations or technical major.
Basic understanding of process and instrumentation drawings as they relate to basic mechanical and process equipment.
Basic understanding of material handling equipment and process flows.
Organized, a self-starter and able to interact with others via written communication and/or phone in a team atmosphere.
Strong computer, communication and presentation skills.
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office products (i.e. Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, Projects etc.)
Job will be located in Morristown NJ with occasional travel to Covanta Facility sites.
Company - Public
$1B to 2B
445 South StMorristown, NJ, 7960
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