Sustainability Intern - (51197)
ABM (NYSE: ABM) is a leading provider of facility solutions revenues of approximately $5.1 billion and over 130,000 employees in 350+ offices throughout the United States and various international locations. ABM’s comprehensive capabilities include electrical & lighting, energy solutions, facilities engineering, HVAC & mechanical, janitorial, landscape & turf, mission critical solutions and parking, provided through stand-alone or integrated solutions. 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. ABM Industries Incorporated, which operates through its subsidiaries, was founded in 1909. For more information, visit www.abm.com.
Job Title: Sustainability Intern
Education: Some College Coursework Completed
Career Level: Entry Level
Category: Services - Operations
Employment Status: Hourly
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Shift Type: First Shift (Day)
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.
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
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
Salary- $18.00 per hour
ABM is an EOE (M/F/Vet/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation)
Seattle, WA 98114 US (Primary)