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Environmental Intern - Summer 2023

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At Koch Industries our mission is to help people improve their lives by making and innovating valuable products and services. But Koch Industries isn’t just Koch. We have a variety of companies that work in many industries and create thousands of essential products that you use every day. Industry leaders like Georgia-Pacific, INVISTA, and Guardian manufacture many of the materials that go into your home. We even have companies who create transformative technology and fuel transportation like Infor, Molex, and Flint Hills Resources!

At Koch, we believe that everyone should be an entrepreneur no matter what role they are in. As a new graduate there are countless opportunities for you to be challenged, have your voice heard and gain real experience within our companies. Sound exciting? Do you want to be a part of meaningful work? Kick-start your career with us by applying today! 

As an Environmental intern, you will apply what you have learned over the past few years while developing new skills that you can apply throughout your career.  Koch’s internship programs provide a way for you to explore your passions and learn new skills to further your impact and reach your full potential.

What You Will Do In Your Role

As a global company spanning multiple industries and offering limitless opportunities for growth, we offer an opportunity to launch your career with a focus on the future. Entry level professionals at Koch companies learn about our unique Principle-Based Management culture, while applying their skills working alongside experienced professionals to solve real problems and offer insights that benefit society through improving our products and services.

Some examples of past projects and responsibilities include:

  • Participate in EH&S audit teams, incident investigations, and projects requiring environmental expertise
  • Develop your capability around risk-planning tools and grow your knowledge of regulatory frameworks, compliance, and government and legal interactions
  • Support operating sites by understanding and maintaining compliance with Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, and other regulations relevant to Koch companies

The Experience You Will Bring


  • To be enrolled in an Environmental Engineering, Biological Engineering, Ag Engineering, Environmental Science, Natural Sciences/Resources, or Chemical Engineering, or related degree program, in a junior standing with at least 3 semesters left until graduating. 

Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. 
This employer uses E-Verify.  Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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