Stormwater Quality Intern - Water Resources

internship - part time, paid

Gwinnett County
Lawrenceville, GA
Closed
Posted 70 Days ago
Gwinnett County
Lawrenceville, GA
internship - part time, paid
Posted 70 Days ago
Closed

Description

What job title, keywords Where city, state, country Home View All Jobs ( 2,459,341 ) Job Information Gwinnett County Stormwater Quality Intern (Part-time)- Water Resources in Gwinnett County , Georgia Stormwater Quality Intern (Part-time)- Water Resources Print Apply Stormwater Quality Intern (Part-time)- Water Resources Salary $15.30 Hourly Location Gwinnett County, GA Job Type Internship Department Water Resources Job Number 19-00276 Closing 5/23/2019 11:59 PM Eastern Description Benefits Questions Class Summary The Gwinnett County Department of Water Resources is a publicly-owned utility, committed to providing excellent water, waste water and storm water services at the best possible value to the citizens of Gwinnett County. The department is widely recognized for service excellence in the operation of 2 water production facilities, 3 water reclamation facilities and 226 pump stations. In addition, DWR maintains 3,667 miles of water lines, 2,654 miles of sewer lines and 1,325 miles of storm water pipe. The Department of Water Resources takes pride in stewardship of the environmental resources entrusted to us and pledge to be responsible as we manage water as a limited, but renewable, resource. The Grade for this position is 97. APPROPRIATE MAJORS: Must have completed at least eight hours of any mixture college level courses in the disciplines of environmental science, chemistry or biology; and be working towards a four year degree in environmental science, chemistry, or biology. ESSENTIAL DUTIES: Perform Dry Weather Screening at assigned stormwater outfalls Assist field and office personnel in stream walks and investigative assignments Inspect detention/retention ponds as assigned, take pictures, and complete documentation Document field conditions and analyze samples collected Maintain an inventory of supplies and notify supervisor when additional supplies are required Perform vehicle inspection and minor preventative maintenance on assigned vehicle Perform data entry Maintain and file records and documents Perform other duties of a similar nature or level KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: The ability to walk in and around a variety of waterbodies and land types, including heavily wooded areas, ditches, creeks, and ponds Must know how to swim Good listening skills and ability to communicate effectively with coworkers, supervisor, the general public Able to operate computers and applicable software including Microsoft Office, ESRI ArcMap REQUIREMENTS: Available to work weekdays between the hours of 8:00am and 5:00pm for up to 20 hours per week Must have a valid driver's license and the ability to meet requirements to operate a Gwinnett County vehicle Positions in this class typically require: stooping, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, and seeing Medium Work: Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Incumbents may be subjected to allergens such as pollen and dust, insects such as ants, wasps and yellow jackets, animals such as raccoons, fox and other similar wildlife. This position does not have benefits. 01 Have you completed at least one college level course in environmental science, chemistry or biology and are you working towards a four year degree in environmental science, chemistry, or biology? Yes No 02 If you answered yes to question one, please indicate your major, the number of credit hours you have completed towards this degree, and list the courses taken in the disciplines of environmental science, chemistry, and biology. 03 Do you have experience performing environmental field work such as assessing and documenting environmental conditions or collecting samples? Yes No 04 If you answered yes to question three, please describe your experience in detail. 05 Do you have experience performing detention pond inspections? Yes No 06 If you answered yes to question five, please describe your experience in detail. 07 Do you know how to swim? Yes No Required Question Agency Gwinnett County Address 75 Langley Drive Lawrenceville, Georgia, 30046 Phone 770.822.7915 770.822.8000 Website http://www.gwinnettcountyjobs.com Current Search Criteria Gwinnett County Stormwater Quality Intern (Part-... Gwinnett County Georgia Clear All if ($('#direct_applyDiv').length) { $('.direct_highlightedText').contents().filter(function() { return this.nodeType == 3; }).each(function() { this.textContent = this.textContent.replace(' in', ''); }); $('.search-container').hide(); $('#direct_wideHeader').css('height','auto'); }; /* hide facet (hide) */ if($('#direct_disambiguationDiv h3 .direct_highlightedText:contains("(hide)")')) { $('#direct_disambiguationDiv h3 .direct_highlightedText:contains("(hide)")').parent().hide(); $('#direct_facetDisambig').hide(); }

Skills

water management, water resource management, stormwater management, environmental science, field work, sewer, arcmap, pump stations, microsoft office, chemistry, inspection, sales, organization, waste, data entry

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