Oklahoma Conservation Commission, Water Quality Division
1 position in Oklahoma City and 2 positions in Bristow, Oklahoma.
6:00 A.M. TO 4:30 P.M. Monday through Thursday. Hours may vary and may often extend past 4:30 P.M. Weekly overtime is occasionally necessary. Weekend work is avoided but possible.
Friday, February 24, 2017
A minimum of 48 hours towards the completion of a major or minor in the biological or environmental sciences is preferred.
Streams - Work will include the collection of water quality data using field meters; collection of water samples; collection of benthic macroinvertebrate samples; collection of fish using seines and backpack, pram and boat electrofishing gear; collection of stream habitat data. The successful applicant may also assist with equipment maintenance, data review, and data entry.
Applicant must be willing to work in the field and office and be able to listen and follow instructions. Work often requires strenuous physical work in extreme weather conditions. Applicant must be willing and able to carry equipment for extended distances. Overnight travel is necessary. Expenses (hotel) and per diem will be paid for overnight trips. Most importantly, the applicant must be reliable, have a good work ethic and a desire to learn.
No experience required but is preferred.
Start date on or about May 15, 2017. End date of August 18, 2017 or start of fall semester. Both start and end dates are negotiable.
Mail, email, or deliver a brief letter of interest, resume, and a transcript to:
Oklahoma Conservation Commission
2800 N. Lincoln Blvd., Suite 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73105