Barnstable Clean Water Coalition (BCWC), located in Osterville, Massachusetts, is a non-profit organization working to restore and preserve clean water in Barnstable.
BCWC seeks two Aquaculture interns from May thru August.
Responsibilities: Interns will assist with the care of oysters and maintenance of off-site upweller tank. Duties include sorting oysters, tracking oyster growth, cleaning upweller tank and equipment, collecting water quality data, and data entry. Interns will also assist with public outreach and educational presentations on oysters, water quality and the upweller.
Interns should expect to work a minimum of 20 hours per week, 4-5 days/week and 5 hours/day, including weekends.
Internships are unpaid. Interns must provide their own transportation and housing.
To Apply: Send cover letter, resume and contact information for one reference (name, email, phone number and affiliation to applicant) to Heather Rockwell at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications are due by Friday, March 13th.
For more information on BCWC, visit our website at BCleanWater.org.