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USG Corporation Intern - Sustainability in Chicago, Illinois

For more than 110 years, Chicago-based USG has been a leader in producing innovative products and systems that build the environments in which we live, work and play.USG is committed to products that are in sync with the environment and the communities in which they are designed, manufactured, distributed, and ultimately used.

This is a paid position for a college intern. The incumbent will work in the Sustainability Department located in the Chicago,IL Corporate Office. This position will take place over the summer break. The intern will assist in reporting both product and Corporate sustainability performance. This individual will assist in the researching, gathering, and compiling of information for publication internally and/or externally.

  • Assist with updating and maintaining sustainability databases
  • Create and help maintain sustainability documents
  • Calculate greenhouse gas emissions
  • Interact with other business units to collect and document sustainability data

  • Must be enrolled in an Engineering, Architectural, and/or Environmental/Sustainability College curriculum with a basic understanding and use of MS Office applications (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).

  • Ability to work in a team environment across cross-functional departments, with interpersonal skills
  • Strong business ethics
  • Basic knowledge of environmental issues
  • Ability to formulate and present innovative solutions

Job: *Engineering

Organization: *Bldg Sys-Sustainability-143-52

Title: Intern - Sustainability

Location: Illinois-Chicago

Requisition ID: HQ 11198

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, transgender status, sexual identity, veteran status, genetic information or other criteria prohibited by law.