LG&E and KU Energy Craft-Worker Intern I - System Lab Technician in Ghent, Kentucky
Assists in receiving, analyzing and reporting analytical results for samples obtained from multiple company systems including, but not limited to, boiler water systems, cooling water systems, and scrubber systems; fuel samples, oil samples, and sorbent trap samples.
Maintain documentation/computer entry of daily data.
Prepare laboratory reagents necessary for lab procedures.
Responsible for gaining understanding of compliance with various state and EPA water quality and discharge limitations.
Develop understanding of compliance with safety procedures regarding laboratory chemicals including hazardous chemicals.
Performs other duties as directed by management.
Routine handling of laboratory chemicals including, but not limited to, acids, bases, and solvents. Must be able to live up to 50 lbs.
Laboratory environment with a small amount of field work possible. Work may include exposure to the elements (heat, cold, rain, wind etc.).
Required Education & Experience:
Must be currently enrolled and pursuing a degree in a technical field. Applicable degree fields include Applied Process Technology, Associate of Science or a related field.
Must complete a chemistry course with a lab.
Minimum 2.50 GPA.
8815 U.S. Hwy. 42
This is an intern level position. Intern will gain practical, hands-on experience in the utility industry under close supervision. This position will provide challenging assignments, networking opportunities, and a chance to learn from experienced energy industry professionals.
Craft-Worker Intern I - System Lab Technician