With Who: SCDNR Marine Resources Division
Location: Charleston, SC
Dates: Summer 2020
Position Summary: (This is a paid internship.) The SCDNR Marine Resources Division seeks outgoing, motivated individuals to participate in a paid summer marine science and outreach internship. These interns will be provided with hands on experience in communication, laboratory and field data collection practices, and environmental education. They will have the ability to work with marketing, biological research, event planning, and teaching.
Applicants should be recent graduates or working towards a degree in communication, education, biology, wildlife or fisheries management or closely related fields.
Target applicants are:
- Recent college graduates (such as incoming students into the GPMB or MES programs) or undergraduates
- Have a degree, or are working towards a degree, in communication, education, biology, wildlife/fisheries management, or a closely related field
- Underrepresented in the marine science field
Notes: Applicants must have a valid driver’s license, good driving record, and the ability to clearly and effectively communicate and work independently with little supervision. Applicants must be able to lift 50 lbs and tolerate outdoor working conditions. Any additional wildlife experience is welcome.
Application Deadline: February 28, 2020
Apply (or request more information): Apply today! To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and SCDNR job application to Julie Binz at MarineEducation@dnr.sc.gov. In the cover letter, state how you would bring a diverse perspective to the Marine Resources Division