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Part-Time Stormwater Living Lab

Company:
Penn State
Job Location:
University Park, Pennsylvania
Category:
Student Affairs and Services

Job Number: REQ_0000016608



CURRENT EMPLOYEES OR STUDENTS:

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JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Penn State University's Stormwater Living Lab is funding multiple student interns to work with Pennsylvania municipalities on stormwater management programs. These college-level internships are designed to give PSU students first-hand exposure to municipal-level stormwater management work and assist municipalities with their stormwater-related projects. Selected students will assist with a wide variety of stormwater-related projects including, but not limited to the following:

  • Stormwater outfall mapping and inspection
  • Site survey, basin inspection, monitoring, and light maintenance
  • Public education and outreach activities including writing articles, stormwater instruction (virtually or in-person depending on Covid restrictions), website content, etc
  • GIS-related activities
  • BMP monitoring (water quantity, quality, soil, vegetation, wildlife, etc.)
  • Conceptual stormwater design and visualization

Any current or recently graduated Penn State undergraduate or graduate students are eligible to apply. The positions are wage-based at the rates of $15/hour (undergraduate) and $18/hour (graduate). The duration and timing of the positions are flexible and could be discussed with the project lead Dr. Hong Wu (huw24@psu.edu).

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