Environmental Intern

internship - full time,

Vanasse Hangen Brustlin
South Burlington, VT
Closed
Posted 78 Days ago
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin
South Burlington, VT
internship - full time,
Posted 78 Days ago
Closed

Description

Jobs Environmental Intern at Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc. Environmental Intern at Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc. Posted in Other about 14 hours ago. This job brought to you by America's Job Exchange Type: Full Time Location : SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vermont Job Description: VHB's growing South Burlington, VT office, named one of the top five Best Places to Work in Vermont by Vermont Business Magazine, is seeking an Environmental Science Intern for the summer of 2019. VHB s passionate professionals include engineers, scientists, planners, and designers who partner with public and private clients in the transportation, real estate, institutional, and energy industries, as well as federal, state, and local governments. Together, we work to improve mobility, enhance communities and economic vitality, and balance development and infrastructure needs with environmental stewardship. The Environmental Scientist/Technician Internship position will involve tasks such as: field work throughout Vermont and neighboring states, data processing and analysis, GIS and map-making, and technical report-writing. Typical field duties may include: testing of soil, groundwater, and surface water quality; hazardous site monitoring; collection of soil and water samples; wetland identification and delineation; wildlife habitat, floristic, or natural community surveys; ecological monitoring; and GPS data collection. Key responsibilities will involve the ability to conduct tasks independently and as part of a team, with instruction and mentoring from project managers and other field/data technicians. Responsibilities may involve working in remote field locations, at night, on weekends, and/or in challenging weather conditions. Total Hours: 20 hours/week, 12 weeks (guaranteed). Depending on workload, up to 40 hours/week may be available during some or all of the internship. VHB is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants, including individuals with disabilities and veterans, are encouraged to apply.

Skills

environmental science, geographic information systems (gis), water quality, water management, field work, report writing, groundwater, soil, wildlife management, gps, surveying, data collection, surface water hydrology, wetland delineation, wetland restoration

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