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Aquarion looks for people who are talented, driven and share our values and commitment. We respect our customers, each other and the environment. We respond to customer needs, and we take responsibility for our actions. And in all our pursuits, we constantly strive for excellence.

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Watershed Maintenance Internship Opportunity

Feb 26, 2020 Connecticut

Start: May 2020
End: November 2020
Hours/Week: Maximum 40 hours/week
Pay: The hourly pay rate is $15.00 - $20.00 depending on experience
Location: Aspetuck Environmental Center, Easton, CT

Job Description

Aquarion Water Company of CT, the largest investor-owned water company in New England, has an opening for a Watershed Maintenance Intern in the Watershed and Environmental Management Department. The Watershed Maintenance intern will work alongside the Watershed Maintenance Technician and will be responsible for the following: 

  • The mowing of reservoir dam slopes, which includes mowing by tractor and hand trimming using string trimmers and brush cutters
  • The application of algaecide to various reservoirs using boats and outboard motors
  • The mowing of various facilities; tank sites, well fields, treatment plants, pipelines, using tractor mounted mowers, string trimmers and brush cutters
  • The maintenance of forest access roads which includes the clean out of drainage culverts and the removal of wind damaged trees.
Requirements of Applicant
  • Must be 18 years old
  • Must have a driver’s license
  • Must be willing to obtain the State of Connecticut’s Pesticide Applicator’s Certification
  • Must be able to drive pick up trucks along with towing boat trailers and equipment trailers
  • Must be willing to obtain the State of Connecticut’s Safe Boat Operator Certification
  • Must be available to work Monday through Friday, 7:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. (40 hours per week)
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds
  • Must be willing to work outdoors in the heat and full sun
  • Will be exposed to poison ivy and occasional hornet stings
  • Must have a high school degree

Resumes and cover letters should be sent to AquarionHR@aquarionwater.com, include your phone number and the location(s) in which you are interested.

Employment Inquiries

Human Resources and Administration
Aquarion Water Company of Connecticut
600 Lindley Street
Bridgeport, CT 06606

AquarionHR@aquarionwater.com

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About Aquarion Water Company

Aquarion Water Company is the public water supply company for more than 625,000 people in 52 cities and towns throughout Connecticut, as well as serving customers in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. It is the largest investor-owned water utility in New England and among the seven largest in the U.S. based in Bridgeport, CT, it has been in the public water supply business since 1857. Across its operations, Aquarion strives to act as a responsible steward of the environment and to assist the communities it serves in promoting sustainable practices. Aquarion Water Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Eversource.