Intern – Maintenance and Operation

Rowland Water District | Rowland Heights, CA

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Posted Date 4/01/2020

This 6-month Internship is a paid full-time position where the individual shall work directly with District staff on the operation, maintenance and compliance of the potable and recycled water systems.  This opportunity will provide the intern with a practical entry level knowledge base and a hands-on skill set to enable the candidate to seek full-time employment within the water industry. 

Under general supervision from District staff, this position performs a wide variety of entry level tasks relating to the potable and recycled water distribution systems and related facilities. The ideal candidate would be a self-motivated, actively engaged person looking to acquire some real world job experience in the water industry.  This experience will be an invaluable asset for those seeking permanent employment in the industry.  


High school diploma or equivalent.  Preferred, completion of a water course - either online or in a classroom setting.


Possession of a valid California Driver’s License (Class C) issued by the State Department of Motor Vehicles.  Proof of a good driving record free of multiple or serious traffic violations or accidents for at least two (2) years duration.  The driving record will not contribute to an increase in the District’s automobile liability insurance rates.  

Required to pass a physical examination which includes an initial drug screening with subsequent random fit-to-work evaluations.  The District will also conduct a comprehensive pre-employment background investigation.


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Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Entry Level

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