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KWRRI Watershed Characterization Student Intern

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title KWRRI Watershed Characterization Student Intern
Requisition Number DU09335
Department Name 40543:Water Resources Institute
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $13.00/hour
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education
Current UK Student
Required Related Experience
Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements
Sitting for long periods of time. Repetitive motion related to extended computer use. Walking long distances along bodies of water.
Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm (40 hours/week). 
Job Summary
Use ArcGIS to evaluate the width of vegetative buffers around streams in a watershed
  • Visually inspect and document erosion on watershed streams using Maryland’s “Stream Corridor Assessment” protocol
  • Schedule and transcribe interviews with stakeholders on the relationship between water resources and the community
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Knowledge of watersheds. Effective written and oral communication skills. Experience with ArcGIS.
Deadline to Apply 05/31/2022
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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: 2022-05-11 Expires: 2022-06-10

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