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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Employment Opportunity: Seasonal/Internships

Title: Stormwater Management Wetland Intern

Posting No.: 1411

Closing Date: Until Filled

Department: Stormwater Management

Hours: Temporary: Monday-Friday, 37.5 hours per week between the hours of 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., evening and weekend hours as required

Salary: $12.00/hour for interns completed freshman year; $12.50/hour for interns completed sophomore year; $13.00/hour for interns completed junior year; $14.00/hour for interns completed senior year $1.00 increase for returning interns ($15.00/hour maximum)

DuPage County Department of Stormwater Management is seeking a Wetland Intern for the summer 2018. The position provides an excellent opportunity to gain experience in wetland techniques as well as local and federal regulations.

Duties include:
•    Assists the Wetland Specialists with a wide range of activities in the field and office
•    Conducts field inspections at locations throughout DuPage County
•    General office duties -  filing, copying, note taking, data entry, research
•    Completes requests for information

Qualifications:
•    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

Please indicate that you are applying for the Wetland Intern position.

A pre-employment background check is required.

Applications accepted until position is filled.

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DuPage County is an Equal Opportunity Employer