Monday, January 24, 2011

Invasive Plant Management Internship Opportunity for College Students

Working Title Intern - Science Technician 2
Position ID 535BR
Organization OM5205230 Vegetation Management Division
Location West Palm Beach
Job Description
: Internship opportunities are available to current college students only. Students who will be graduating prior to June 1, 2011 are not eligible. This position will begin on May 23, 2011 and end on August 11, 2011.
The intern will assist with designing/implementing invasive plant field evaluations including installing field monitoring plots, collecting and compiling vegetation data, conducting basic statistical analyses. Work on teams including invasive plant mapping and conducting field inspections of contracted vegetation control activities.
Typically has achieved classification as a Senior or higher in a Biology, Botany, Ecology, Natural Resource Conservation, or Environmental Science degree program at a college or university accredited by a recognized national or regional accreditation association. The student must maintain a 3.0 average or higher and maintain an average grade of B or above in all major fields of study.
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