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Climate Science Internship

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Climate Science Internship
Requisition Number DU10454
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $2,400 per month
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education
High School/GED
Required Related Experience
Prefer that candidate is working on an Agriculturally related degree.
Required License/Registration/Certification
Driver’s License
Physical Requirements
This position requires lifting, pushing, or pulling object of up to 50lbs. Occasionally loading and unloading conference materials, etc.
Primarily days M-F, some possible evening and weekend activities.
Job Summary
This paid undergraduate internship runs mid-May through mid-August 2023. The intern will assist a team of researchers surveying Kentucky Extension personnel to 1) learn what their needs are for climate education and outreach and 2) develop resources to support those needs. These resources will support Extension personnel and communities as they build capacity for climate preparedness and resiliency.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Prefer that candidate is working on an Agriculturally related degree.
Deadline to Apply 03/31/2023
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posted: 2023-03-14 Expires: 2023-04-13

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