Student Trainee (physical scientist/life scientist/engineer/administrative

Environmental Protection Agency, Region 1

About the organization

Earth Day is every day at EPA! At EPA, you can protect human health and the environment of all Americans, and you’ll discover that EPA is one great place to work! Our diverse workforce connects to more than just a career – we share a common passion to promote a cleaner, healthier environment. Discover how exciting safeguarding our natural resources and protecting public health can be


As an intern you will work with senior staff such as, engineers, scientists, and administrative staff focusing on environmental issues and regulatory requirements dealing with air, land, water, and public health. Gain vital experience while contributing to our agency’s mission.


You must be a U.S citizen; Current student seeking a degree (bachelors, graduate) on a full or half-time basis and have completed at least two full academic years of post-high school study; Available to work 16-20 hours per week, year round; Passionate about the environment, and Highly motivated self-starter who is interested in working as a student intern through graduation.


$16.65 hr

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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