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    Summary

    Positions are being filled under the Pathways Student Internship Authority which is designed to provide students enrolled in a variety of educational institutions, from high school to graduate level, with paid work opportunities in agencies to explore federal careers while in school.

    Student Trainees will perform the following duties under direct supervision. Assignments will be developmental in nature and will assist the employee in gaining the competencies necessary for a career.

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    Responsibilities

    • Learns to perform site reconnaissance for a variety of practices. May operate Global Positioning System (GPS) device for preparation of geologic site maps.
    • Assists in program and conservation planning for a variety of practices such as water wells,well decommissioning, dam and spring development, agricultural waste storage facility construction and other commonly used practices and techniques.
    • Assists in gathering and assembling preliminary data for use in developing and applying basic conservation plans.
    • Assists with or performs a wide variety of geologic duties such as maintaining accurate field notes, recording layout work like contour lines and field boundaries, determining acreages, assembling maps + aerial photographs, and other related work.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    4

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