Summer Intern: Assist with science logistics planning for Antarctica:
Opportunity to learn about science & research management, science in remote locations; government support contract for National Science Foundation and the US Antarctic Program (USAP).
Data entry and data management
Document review including proposals and requirements documents; opportunity for technical writing
Assisting science planners as needed, including development of operational plans and documents, compiling data
Assist with research for and compiling of information for annual USAP Science Planning Summary
Compile Google Earth coordinate data and maps (will train to use Google Earth)
College student at least sophomore level; familiarity with MS Office Excel and Word (PC).
Good writing skills, comfortable with computers
Candidates must be enrolled in a degree program in a relevant discipline.
Your GPA needs to be included on your application and resume.
Preferred: major/background: natural/physical sciences and/or data management/analysis/technical writing;
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Intern Technical
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