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Assistant to Environmental Specialist/Erosion Control Inspector

Deadline:
Employer:
Town of Braselton: Planning & Development Department
Job Field:
Water and Soil Resources
Job Type:
Seasonal, Temporary, Internship
Location:
Georgia
Location Detail:
Braselton
Job Description:

DUTIES/JOB DESCRIPTION:  The student will gain valuable professional experience by assisting Town staff with the Town’s erosion control compliance and environmental programs. Duties include, but are not limited to: construction plan review, field verification for streams & wetlands, erosion control compliance inspections & enforcement actions, site assessments throughout all phases of construction activity, environmental watershed health outreach and education to local schools and groups, database management & documentation organization, Adopt a Stream & Rivers Alive programs, and other duties as assigned.

 

HOURS:  Flexible schedule options, student can coordinate schedule availability with Town staff. 

Student needs to complete (determined by school) X hours of work during the designated term to earn academic credit.  Consult with University advisor for more information.

Qualifications:

Student’s class level (all considered). Candidates must possess adequate writing and communication skills, a general knowledge of computer applications such as Windows and Office 365. Preference will be given to students with general knowledge of watershed health concerns, to include non-point source pollutants, 303 D listed streams, Georgia Erosion Control Act, MS 4 regulations, GIS mapping experience. (Lack of this knowledge will not be an eliminating factor). Student should have a willingness and ability to conduct field work in variety of weather conditions. Position will require adequate clothing suitable for field work to include work boots. A drug test, motor vehicle history & background check will be required.

Salary:
This is currently an unpaid internship with a possibility of future hourly pay if funds are approved.
How to Apply:

Students can submit a cover letter and resume to:

 Yvette Wise, Town of Braselton Environmental Specialist

4986 Highway 53 Braselton Georgia 30517.

 Phone number 706 654 3915 ext. 1012. 

  Email ywise@braselton.net

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:  Yvette Wise ywise@braselton.net  (706) 654-3915 ext.1012

  If utilizing email use the phrase “internship inquiry” in the subject line.