• State of Nevada
  • Carson City, Nevada
  • Sep 06, 2018
Seasonal Internship
  • Salary: $35,726 - $52,033 per yr

Job Description

Public Service Interns receive training and complete a variety of assignments in staff activities directly relating to their major course of study while enrolled in an educational institution. Incumbents perform in a trainee capacity and acquire the knowledge, skills and abilities required in this occupation. This internship is a 13 week summer program starting May 2019. Under general supervision, the interns will be responsible for the discovery and physical securing of abandoned mine openings that present hazards to humans or animals. The securings are usually barbed wire fences. Work will be done at a wide variety of locations within Nevada. This job requires extensive travel and physical labor. You will be camping up to 10 days in the field at one time. Some days will be up to 12 hour days. Successful incumbents will acquire the knowledge, skills, and abilities required for employment in the natural resources industry. Applicants must be full-time students enrolled in a bachelor's degree program in earth science, mining, or related field of study at an accredited college or university. You must provide your own camping gear. Interns are required to lift and carry up to 50 pounds hiking up uneven terrain. This is a field position.
Closing Date/Time: 03/01/2019

Additional Information

Announcement Number: 35208
Open to all qualified persons.
Posted 09/05/2018
Close Date: 03/01/2019
Phone: (775)684-0151
Applications accepted for another 39 Days 18 Hrs 56 Mins