University of Alaska Southeast


Company: Southeast Alaska Watershed Coalition
Location: Juneau, AK
Position: Intern - Environmental Sciences
Requirements: Current UAS student

The Environmental Science Intern will be responsible for collecting and analyzing water quality samples. Work must be completed in accordance with approved sampling and analytical protocols. This includes:
• Participating in a protocol training
• Monitoring water quality parameters (discharge, pH, water temperature, conductivity, dissolved oxygen) using field equipment
• Collecting and analyzing grab samples for total suspended solids (TSS) and dissolved iron
• Calibrating field and lab equipment
• Entering data into Excel spreadsheets

Total stipend of $1,125.00; of which $570.00 will be paid in May 2017 and $555 in August 2017 pending final approval of 2nd year grant funding. Please note that this project is a high priority and 2nd year funding is highly probable.
Required Application Information
• Proof of enrollment at UAS and unofficial transcripts demonstrating the minimum qualifications have been met.
• A professional cover letter that expresses your interest in the position and highlights any work experience and strengths related to the listed knowledge, skills, and abilities of the job description.
• A list of two to three professional references, one of which must be a UAS Environmental Science or Biology faculty member.
• A resume.

Application Deadline
March 1, 2017

Contact Information:
Please email the required application information by the deadline to:
Amy Sumner, JWP Project Coordinator
907-723-4969 (personal cell)

Internship Document

Contact: Amy Sumner
Contact at: 907-723-4969 (personal cell)
Closing Date: March 1, 2017