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Job Description Location: 500 West Winchester Road, Libertyville IL
Hours: Monday (5am - 3pm) Tuesday & Wednesday (7am - 5pm) Thursday (7am - 4;30pm)This position will run from May 13th to September 6th 2019.
Summary: With minimal supervision, assists in field investigations and office activities relative to development and application of limnological and lake restoration principles. Job duties may include calibration and maintenance of sampling equipment, collection of water samples from lakes and streams, collection of water samples at beaches for bacteriological analysis, monitoring water quality parameters in lakes and streams, aquatic plant surveys, data entry, and other tasks as assigned.
Environmental Factors The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Requires a high school diploma or GED certificate. Preference will be given to applicants currently enrolled in a two or four year program with an emphasis on environmental science, biology or closely related field. Requires the ability to work both indoors and outdoors and in variable conditions. This position also requires occasional exertion and moderately strenuous physical activity. This position requires occasional interaction with Spanish speaking clients who have a limited understanding of the English language or who may speak only Spanish.
Job Location Libertyville, Illinois, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular Salary 15.34 - USD