Parsons Corporation Environmental Intern in Syracuse, New York

Environmental Intern

Location:

Syracuse, New York, United States

Requisition #:

48525

Post Date:

Opportunity:

Ready to put yourenvironmental fieldskills to workona restorationproject that willaid our Onondaga community? Would you enjoy working closely with other students and experienced environmentalist? Parsons is now hiringinterns who will implement restoration project work at ground level in the Syracuse area.

Position Overview:

Internship to aid in restoration projects around Onondaga Lake from May through July 2018. Projects will mostly involve field work associated with planting of wetland vegetation.Work will be part to full time based on field schedule.

Specific Responsibilities:

Native planting, seeding, erosion control installation or any other activities necessary with field restoration projects.

Preferred Education/Experience:

Incumbent must be enrolled in technical curriculum at an accredited college or university, preferably as an undergraduate.Knowledge of the Onondaga Lake Remediation Projects and associated plant communities in and around the lake is preferred.

Skills/Competencies:

Experience or interest in native and invasive species plant identification and/ or restoration techniques is a plus.

Must be hard working, physically fit, and able to lift/carry up to 30lbs over short distances on uneven terrain. Task will likely include frequent bending and/or squatting.

Must be willing and able to work outside in variable weather conditions typical of Central New York in late spring/early summer.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.