Intern - Sustainability

internship - full time, unpaid

Abm
Seattle, WA
Closed
Posted 56 Days ago
Abm
Seattle, WA
internship - full time, unpaid
Posted 56 Days ago
Closed

Description

Job Description: Just how far could an internship at ABM take you? For starters, you will get a sneak peek at how a market leading company with a focus on corporate sustainability operates on a day-to-day basis. Test drive your career by finding client-based solutions with an internship at ABM. You'll gain valuable work experience that you can apply to virtually every endeavor! ABM is a leading provider of facility solutions with revenues of approximately $4.9 billion and over 100,000 employees in 300+ offices throughout the United States and various international locations. ABM's integrated facility solutions cover an array of sectors such as: electrical, energy, facilities engineering, HVAC mechanical, janitorial, landscape turf, mission critical, parking transportation, and sustainability services. ABM provides custom facility solutions in urban, suburban and rural areas to properties of all sizes from schools and commercial buildings to hospitals, data centers manufacturing plants and airports. This position falls under ABM's Business Industry sector within the Sustainability Department. The candidate will complete internal and external client-facing projects that advance sustainability agendas covering multiple client locations using ABM's data-driven approach to sustainable facility solutions. Position Responsibilities: The ideal candidate will have knowledge, or interest in empowering others to become leaders in environmental and social stewardship, improving corporate transparency through series data reporting, and will be eager to support a growing department dedicated to progressing its competitive advantage. Seeking to develop creative and cost efficient solutions to address challenges occurring at the environmental/business interface; responsibilities that you will be potentially exposed to, or asked to assist with, during your internship include but are not limited to: * Identify opportunities for cross-selling and marketing of sustainability services * Develop business strategies for program expansion and pushing forth sustainable agendas * Perform cost-benefit analyses to determine operational and financial outcomes * Create case studies of environmental, social, and financial impacts of internal programs * Data management of utilities; maintenance and enhancement of software analytics * Solid waste benchmarking, data analysis, and reporting * Execution of waste characterization studies and waste stream data measurement * Oversight and scheduling of specialty recycling programs * Train staff on new and existing safety and sustainability procedures * Acknowledge local businesses for sustainability achievements by assisting in certification efforts * Corporate onsite waste-sorting programs * Ensure company standards and client needs are met in compliance with operational and contractual obligations to customers within specified labor and budget expenses * Foster positive client relationships * Work is accomplished with intentions of maintaining company integrity and building value to our customers * Performs other duties as assigned or requested Minimum Requirements Qualifications Preferred: * Business, Marketing, or Environmental Studies major * Junior in college, or proficiency in advanced coursework * Knowledge and understanding of current Business-Sustainability/Environmental topics (i.e. Environmental Regulations, Green Energy Technologies, Greenhouse Gases, Waste and Recycling, Energy and Water Conservation, etc.). * High skill level in Excel; able to push back reports in time-efficient manner * Excellent written and verbal communication skills required * Availability to work a full-time schedule during internship * 10 week internship, 40 hours a week Location Seattle, WA 98114 US (Primary) ABM is an EOE (M/F/Vet/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation) + Show Full Description This job is not relevant Tell us why

Skills

data analysis, water management, corporate sustainability, environmental studies, water conservation, microsoft excel, marketing, energy management, organization, recycling, manufacturing, analytics, creativity, data management, transportation

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