Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Wetland Intern - DuPage County Department of Stormwater Management


DuPage County Department of Stormwater Management is seeking a Wetland Intern for the fall of 2014. The position provides an excellent opportunity to gain experience in both wetland field techniques and county regulations.

Duties include:
·        Assisting the Wetland Specialists with a wide range of activities in the field and office
·        Conducting field inspections at locations throughout DuPage County
·        Assisting with the DuPage County Wetland Mapping Initiative
·        General office duties- filing, copying, note taking, data entry, research
·        Completing requests for information

·        Preferred candidate will be a full-time college student with one-year minimum course work in biology, botany, soil science, environmental science, natural resources, or a related field
·        Computer skills – Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point
·        Strong written and oral communication skills
·        Ability to work outdoors under adverse weather conditions
·        Current and valid driver’s license
·        A pre-employment background check is required

Applicants are expected to work a part time schedule.
Hours are flexible- weekdays between the hours of 7:30 am to 4:30 pm.
Intern pay is $10.00 per hour.

Please send resume, cover letter, and completed application* to:
DuPage County Human Resources Department
421 N. County Farm Road
Wheaton, IL 60187
Email: personnel@dupageco.org
Fax: (630) 407-6301    

Please indicate that you are applying for the Wetland Intern position

*Applications for employment can be found at http://www.dupageco.org/HR/1743/