Paid Internship Opportunity / Student Trainee - Ecological Science Technician (ZT-0499-2) Ecosystem Dynamics (EcoDyn) branch.
The primary responsibilities of this position will be assisting senior staff, analytical staff, and other staff as necessary with tasks to include the collection and recording of field samples/observations from the Great Lakes that include the following categories: nutrients, eDNA and ‘omics, zooplankton and larval fishes, phytoplankton, chlorophyll and other algal pigments, and optical properties and other physical variables. The incumbent will execute administrative details of a wide variety of limited biological science projects; operate various types of laboratory equipment and computer software as found in a modern limnological or oceanographic laboratory supporting studies of traditional and molecular ecology and environmental chemistry.
The announcement will be open for 14 days; it is set to open on 4/24/2020 and close on 5/7/2020.
How to apply:
All applications must be submitted through USAJobs.gov.
Applicants should pay careful attention to all the requirements, including submission of transcripts and answering the eligibility and vacancy questions (look for "To preview questions please click here.” in the vacancy announcement).
Job Announcement # (PATH): OAR-GLERL-2020-0005 https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/566404400