Requisition Number: 104166
Company Name: WSSI
Service Line: 1WSS - WSSI
Employment Type: Intern
Job Type: Temporary
Education Level Required: High School Diploma / GED
Work Experience Required: Less than 1 year
Travel Expectations: Up to 25%
Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc. (WSSI) is seeking interns to join our Millersville, Maryland team for summer 2021. Duties will include, but not be limited to, invasive plant control, vegetation monitoring/transplanting, erosion control, and stream enhancement/restoration and maintenance. Interns will have the opportunity to rotate through different departments (ecosystems management, environmental science, environmental compliance, survey) at WSSI. Interns will also participate in in-house training courses including, plant identification, soil science, forest/wetland delineation, survey, and stream restoration engineering.
Applicants should be interested in and understand wetland and riparian ecology and possess a strong work ethic with the desire to gain experience in different aspects of environmental consulting. This internship involves a large amount of outdoor work with rigorous physical labor and may occasionally involve working long hours. Interns will be expected to become a Maryland Certified Pesticide Applicator.
The intern program typically runs mid-May through Mid-August with an opportunity to start earlier.
At least one year of undergraduate studies in a related field is required.
We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state or local law.
Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc., a Davey company, provides a full range of natural and cultural resource consulting services and is based in Gainesville, Va. The Davey Tree Expert Company has U.S. and Canadian operations in more than 47 states and five provinces and provides a variety of tree care, grounds maintenance and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Founded in 1880, Davey has been employee-owned for 40 years and has more than 10,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit www.davey.com
If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at Recruiting@davey.com.