Summer Vcrws Water Resources Laboratory Intern

internship - full time,

Villanova University
Lancaster, PA
Closed
Posted 84 Days ago
Villanova University
Lancaster, PA
internship - full time,
Posted 84 Days ago
Closed

Description

Summer VCRWS Water Resources Lab Intern Villanova University, United States Updated: about 9 hours ago Location: Lancaster, PENNSYLVANIA Deadline: Posting Details Do you have questions about the application process? If so, please refer to the Applicant FAQ's. Posting Details (Default Section) Posting Number: 20190215T Position Title: Summer VCRWS Water Resources Lab Intern Position Type: Temp/Intern Work Schedule: temporary Approximate Number of Hours per Week 20-30 Department: 202-Civil and Environmental Engineering Position Summary: The Villanova Center for Resilient Water Systems (also known as the Villanova Urban Stormwater Partnership) is hiring interns to work in the VCRWS Water Resources Laboratory for summer 2019. The Center collects and analyzes stormwater samples from field sites both on and off campus. The summer intern would help prepare the lab for testing and perform various other lab and field duties safely and efficiently. Duties and Responsibilities: * Complete both lab and field work to support stormwater sampling. * Laboratory work includes acid-washing glassware, maintaining a safe and clean lab, and preparing samples and equipment. * Field work entails helping graduate students with maintaining their field sites, collecting samples, and installing/maintaining equipment. Minimum Qualifications: Previous laboratory experience required (for example, general chemistry course or general biology course is acceptable). Must be 18 years of age or older. Preferred Qualifications: * Extremely detail-oriented with the ability to follow instructions. * Able to work well both independently and as part of a team. * Has critical thinking skills in order to work safely in the lab and field. * Science or Engineering major preferred, but not required. Physical Requirements and/or Unusual Work Hours: Must be willing to complete repetitive tasks in the lab and stand for extended periods of time. Must be able to work in uncomfortable field conditions such as extreme temperatures, humidity, and/or rain. Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds. Special Message to Applicants: EEO Statement Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova Universitys mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the Universitys mission and values. Posting Date: 04/23/2019 Closing Date (12am ET): Salary Posting Information: $9/hr Job Classification: non-exempt

Skills

water management, field work, laboratory skills, environmental engineering, water resource management, biology, sampling, stormwater, science, sales, critical thinking, testing, scheduling, environmental science, sustainability

Always be on the alert for potentially fraudulent job postings online. Report potential fraud to us if you're unsure about the legitimacy of a job posting or employer on Chegg Internships.

  • Never accept a check or other funds from a company to purchase materials necessary for your position.
  • Avoid and report situations where employers require payment or work without compensation as part of the application process.
  • Avoid corresponding with anyone who reaches out via text or email or outside of the Chegg Internships platform that you don't recognize.
  • Be wary of Google Hangout or Skype interviews as these are not publicly-listed numbers that can be used to verify the legitimacy of the interviewer.