Environmental Services Field Technician
The Center of Excellence (CEHMM), a non-profit science and research organization, is seeking students for a summer internship in the following fields: Environmental Science, Environmental Management, Wildlife Science, Biology, or Range Studies. The candidates should have a GPA of at least 3.0 and continuing enrollment in an undergraduate degree program. Internship will last approximately 12 weeks, throughout the summer months. Internship duties may include but not be limited to biological surveys (e.g., raptor, owl), pitfall trapping of Dunes Sagebrush Lizards, vegetation surveys/monitoring, compliance monitoring of industry projects, and assorted office work.
Interns should expect 8-12 hour days in the field and be comfortable working in extreme temperatures. Interns will be expected to wear the appropriate personal protective equipment (provided by CEHMM) and follow company mandated safety requirements. Interns will be stationed at either CEHMM’s Carlsbad, NM office or the Milnesand, NM field office. Salary will be $14 - $20/hr based on experience.