SUEZ Corporate Scholars Program 2017

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SUEZ, formerly known as United Water is proud to be a staunch supporter and partner to UNCF. The name change to SUEZ allows us to showcase our vast talent as an environmental services company working within communities in the U.S. and Canada. Our internship program is an ideal way to learn about the industry. SUEZ is one of the nation’s leading environmental companies providing water and wastewater services to approximately 5.7 million people in the United States. In addition to owning and operating 20 water utilities, SUEZ operates 100 municipal and industrial water and wastewater systems through innovative public-private partnerships and contract agreements. Our parent company, manages the challenge of protecting resources by providing innovative solutions to industries and to millions of people. SUEZ supplies drinking water to 91 million people, provides wastewater treatment services for 63 million people and collects the waste produced by close to 57 million people. SUEZ is a world leader exclusively dedicated to environmental services.

To help us get to where we want to go, we combine individual and corporate goals and we share the strategic objectives: to excel at our operations, to grow our business in a sustainable and responsible manner and to engage our stakeholders, both internal and external. We strive to provide an environment in which the best talent can grow, develop and be challenged to contribute every day. At SUEZ, we truly believe making the planet sustainable is the best job on Earth!

The UNCF Corporate Scholars program will provide selected candidates a paid internship at a SUEZ for-profit facility. UNCF will provide a $5,000.00 scholarship for the academic year, paid for by the SUEZ Foundation. The internships will be offered at various locations including but not limited to: Paramus, New Jersey; West Nyack, New York; Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; Wilmington, Delaware; Richmond, VA; Nassau, NY; West Basin, CA and Pasadena, TX. Each candidate must go through the Company’s for-profit hiring process and will be expected to present to key Project/Department staff
a final report and/or PowerPoint presentation of their internship experience.

IMPORTANT:  Review position descriptions and locations on the right side of this page under "Supporting Documents".  Make sure to address qualifications in your resume.  Pay close attention to internship locations.  Housing and transportation are not offered.

Eligibility Requirements:

- Attend a 4 year accredited university/college

- Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale

- College Sophomore or College Junior at the time of application

- Major in: Accounting, Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Communications, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science(s), Health and Safety (Select Environmental Science), Finance, Human Resources, Marketing, Mechanical Engineering, Political Science, Pre-law or Sociology

To be fully considered for this program the applicant must complete the online application form. Applicants are required to upload their current (Spring 2016) unofficial transcript and resume.

If you have any questions please Crystal Terry by email at


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