Georgia Employer SUMMER 2019 - ENVIRONMENTAL INTERNSHIP in Atlanta, Georgia

Requisition 10987: Summer 2019 - Environmental InternshipJob DescriptionIn this developmental position you will receive broad exposure to our Environmental Protection group with focus on corporate environmental compliance, emergency preparedness, and emergency response. Specific duties, among others, could include:Review, analyze, and comment on pollution control plans, spill response plans, draft environmental permitsReview, analyze, and comment on plans and specifications for pollution control systems and storm water control systemsMonitor field construction of engineered environmental control systemsTrouble-shoot water quality issues to improve complianceWork with Environmental Management Information Systems and compliance databases to track and update compliance related tasksAssist with corporate training initiatives related to the Clean Water Act and Clean Air ActPrepare official corporate environmental documentsAnalyze environmental incidents for trends, root causes, and to identify corrective and preventive measuresAssist corporate environmental personnel in scheduling and executing site audits for environmental compliance for multiple environmental media areas.What makes a successful Environmental Intern?Upbeat AttitudeSelf-starterGreat organization skillsStrong written & oral communication skillsStrong computer skillsExpectationsSafety: You must always work in a safe mannerEnvironment: Office and limited field workOn-Call: NoWeekend Work: NoTravel Required: 0-3 Days/monthEducation / ExperienceMust be pursuing a Bachelor's degreeEnvironmental or civil engineering is preferredCompensationFreshman - $2,500/monthSophomore - $2,800/monthJunior - $3,000/monthSenior - $3,300/monthGraduate - $3,666/month*Housing stipend for those who qualify ($850/month)Company Overview (NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation's premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company subsidiary operates approximately 19,500 in 22 states and the District of Columbia, serves every major container port in the eastern United States, and provides efficient connections to other rail carriers. Norfolk Southern operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is a major transporter of coal, automotive, and industrial products.We are a team of more than 27,000 employees working together to maintain our reputation as "The Thoroughbred of Transportation". As an industry leader, Norfolk Southern offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.Nearest Major Market: AtlantaNorfolk Southern is an equal opportunity employer including veterans and disabled.