Forestry/Natural Resource Intern
Parsons Corporation - Fort Drum, NY

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Forestry/Natural Resource Intern

Fort Drum, NY

Parsons offers the U.S. Government qualified and clearable personnel to solve engineering, intelligence, information technology, facility, environmental, and energy needs. Our staff has supported mission-critical, homeland security, installation/base optimization, range sustainability, space exploration, unexploded ordnance cleanup, missile defense, and disaster relief programs both here and around the globe. We excel in delivering to mission-critical

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      Position Overview:

      Two technicians are needed to sample vegetation for the Range and Training Land Assessment (RTLA) component of the Integrated Training Area Management (ITAM) program on Fort Drum in New York.

      This is a temporary position, not to exceed two months which will begin 1 May 2013 to 30 June 2013.

      Start and end dates are flexible to accommodate student obligations. Successful applicants will work 40 hours per week, typically 7:00a to 5:30p Tuesday through Friday.

      Qualifications

      Requirements

      A minimum of one year of course work in botany or a related field is required.

      Pursuing a BS/BA degree in botany, biology, ecology, natural sciences, or a related field is desired.

      Candidates with coursework and/or experience in plant taxonomy and identification, natural resource sampling and monitoring techniques are preferred.

      Applicants should be in good physical condition, willing to work long hours outdoors in all types of weather conditions and terrain, and able to work cooperatively with others in a team environment.

      A valid driver’s license is required.

      About Parsons:

      Parsons offers an ethical, challenging, diverse, rewarding and fun work experience where enthusiastic, responsible people use their energy, talent and dedication to make a difference in the world.

      We provide career growth, development, and a competitive compensation package. Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. M/W/D/V.

      Founded in 1944, Parsons, an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm with revenues of $3 billion in 2012, is 100% owned by the Employee Stock Ownership Trust. We conquer the toughest logistical challenges and deliver design/design-build, program/construction management, professional services, and innovative alternative delivery solutions to private industrial customers worldwide as well as to federal, regional, and local government agencies. Parsons is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, environmental, and defense/security. Currently, more than 11,500 Parsons’ employees are engaged in more than 2,200 projects in 50 states and 26 countries. These dedicated workers speak 79 languages collectively, and hold more than 7,700 college degrees and professional registrations. Parsons' employees continue to go anywhere in the world, meet every technical and management challenge, and persevere until the job is done.

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