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  • 502837
  • PHOENIX
  • VARIOUS-STATEWIDE
  • DEPT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY
  • Internship

DEPT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

We are looking for results-oriented, driven individuals with a thirst for problem solving.

At Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) our vision is to be the number one state in the nation in balanced, leading-edge environmental protection; through technical and operational excellence; and radical simplicity for customers and staff. We are currently looking for employees who are committed to our Agency, passionate to excel in their career and engaged in our mission. Only this caliber of employee will be successful in driving our Agency towards accomplishing our vision.

Groundwater Intern

DEPT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

Job Location:

Address:  Phoenix, Arizona

Posting Details:

Salary: $15.00 

Grade: 04

Closing Date:  Open until filled

Job Summary:

We are seeking a talented and engaged intern who wants to develop beyond the classroom. In this role, you will be responsible for reviewing environmental impact of on-site systems. Duties includes, mapping of on-site locations and nitrogen transport and correlating them with wells in public databases.

Final Project:
• Develop a comprehensive state-wide map of nitrogen impact of on-site systems on groundwater

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities (KSAs):

You will bring the following to the internship:
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Knowledge of ArGis Mapping platform
• Basic knowledge in soil and wastewater treatment
• Knowledge of/courses in GIS Mapping and Statistics
• Ability to work with internal and external stakeholders

You will gain the following from this internship:
• Impact of on-site systems on ground water and transport through soil.
• Application of statistical techniques to environmental data sets.

Selective Preference(s):

• Intern candidate must be in their Junior or Senior year of a BS/BA or working towards a Masters/PhD program.
• Selective preference will be given to students in Environmental Science, GIS or Statistics
• Candidate must have a GPA of 3.0 or better.
• Candidate must have the right to work in the U.S. without requiring sponsorship.
• Candidate must be at least 18 years old.

Benefits:

No benefits

Contact Us:

Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation such as a sign language interpreter or an alternative format by contacting HPO@azdeq.gov.
Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. Arizona State Government is an AA/EOE/ADA Reasonable Accommodation Employer.

ARIZONA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (AMS)

All Arizona state employees operate within the Arizona Management System (AMS), an intentional, results-driven approach for doing the work of state government whereby every employee reflects on performance, reduces waste, and commits to continuous improvement with sustainable progress.  Through AMS, every state employee seeks to understand customer needs, identify problems, improve processes, and measure results.  
State employees are highly engaged, collaborative and embrace a culture of public service.

The State of Arizona is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.