Undergraduate Blog

To submit an item for the undergraduate blog, email Greg Coughlin.

June 18, 2018

The Jardine Water Plant has two positions available, one open now and one that will be opening in the coming weeks.  

I’ve attached a PDF of the job posting for a Coordinating Engineer I position with the Bureau of Engineering Services in the Chicago Department of Water Management, which is open for applications now.

Any interested applicants should visit: https://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dhr/provdrs/emp/svcs/city_of... for a guide and link on how to apply for this position.

The second position is an entry level position.  Applicants can visit the above website to apply when it becomes available.

June 15, 2018

The U.S. Green Building Council and Greenbuild seeks scholarship applicants who are working to advance green building, sustainable communities and social equity in vulnerable communities to join us at Greenbuild 2018 in Chicago! Scholarships are competitive and available to individuals with a demonstrated financial or other barrier. Greenbuild is the largest gathering of green building professionals and experts from around the world and will be held at the McCormick Place, Chicago from November 14-16, 2018. To learn more and apply, visit https://www.greenbuildexpo.com/en/community/scholarships.html.

June 6, 2018

The Champaign-Urbana Business Women’s Club is seeking applicants for their 2018-2019 Scholarship Program. Thhey are seeking women who are taking classes and in need of scholarship assistance. I have attached a press release and an application form to provide you with more information regarding the scholarship program.

If you have any questions, please contact Barbara M. Pritchard:
Scholarship Committee Chair
Champaign-Urbana Business Women’s Club
Email: bmpritchard@comcast.net


May 31, 2018

IEA, Inc. is looking for recent graduates, particularly in Water Resource Engineering, for designing culverts and storm sewers. They have multiple positions available. Anyone interested should visit http://www.ieaworld.com/careers

May 25, 2018

Students who are passionate/enthusiastic about their study abroad experiences and are looking for student employment opportunities for the upcoming academic year, may be interested in becoming a Program Assistant at Illinois Abroad & Global Exchange (IAGE)!  They are currently hiring for four unique positions – job descriptions can be found at the links below. 


Advising and Resource Center Media Advertising Student Initiatives


Program Assistants at IAGE will have opportunities to advise students on the study abroad process, participate in outreach events (e.g. Quad Day, Illinois Abroad Day, class presentations, etc.), support media and advertising projects, provide administrative support to full-time staff, and work alongside a dedicated, inclusive, and friendly team.  To apply, direct students to the online application form.  The deadline to apply is June 1st.


If you have questions about these positions, you can email IAGE at iage@illinois.edu.