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Day and Zimmerman: Fire Watch and Intern (Valved Division) at Palo Verde

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Company Name: 
Day & Zimmerman
Application Due Date: 
Sunday, October 21, 2018
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Day & Zimmermann is a century-old, family-owned company specializing in construction & engineering, staffing and defense—for leading corporations and governments around the world.

Day & Zimmerman is looking for students who have basic knowledge in fire watch and valve. Interns will be responsible for performing entry-level tasks such as; fire watch, parts runner, clean-up, and general labor. Duties are NOT limited to these assignments. This is a great opportunity for students to make connectioned in the industry and get real world experience to build their resume.  Applicants must be continuing EMCC students and have a minimum of 2.5 G.P.A with completion of MIT 120, 121, and 122.  If you would like assistance in preparing the required materials; cover letter, application and resume or in preparing for an interview, please contact the Career Center at 623.935.8740.

Internship Duration: during outage, typically 6-8 weeks. Please consider the time committment that this opportunity requires so that you may be successful in both your role as a student and as a professional. 

Duties and Responsibilities: 

Interns will...

  • Be responsible for "entry level" tasks in fire watch, parts running, clean-up, and general industrial/mechanical labor.
  • If Applicable: Mid-level tasks include: light electrical, light mechanical, or light instrumentation assignments with oversight.  Please make sure you highlight these skills in your resume and coverletter.
Minimum Requirements: 

Must Be:

  • Currently enrolled at EMCC in the IMET or Get Into Energy program
  • Min. of a 2.5 GPA
  • Capable in working in construction or industrial environments with moving machinery
  • Arduous and receptive to instructions and procedures involving light, heavy, and/or manual task requiring exertion
  • Must be able to pass a nuclear background check and drug screening.
  • Must be willing to serve as a member of the Emergency Response Organization.
  • Must have a HS diploma or GED.
  • Must be able to lift 50lb
  • Must be comfortable working in conditions such as; heights, confined spaces, climbing stairs/ladders, and sitting or standing for long periods of time

The Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) is an EEO/AA institution and an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or national origin. A lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in the career and technical education programs of the District.

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