Course credit for internships

Course credit for internships

Students who are interested in obtaining credit for internships should first secure an internship with a provider. Once confirmed, contact Dr. Hudak, for permission to register for GEOG 4920/5900.

You will be required to compile a portfolio during the course of your internship and provide a letter of assessment from the internship provider. Both will be used to determine a "grade" for the course.

Friday, August 26, 2016

Intern II Green House Gas Inventory - City of Denton


CITY OF DENTON
invites applications for the position of:
Intern II - Green House Gas

An Equal Opportunity Employer
SALARY: $10.00 - $15.00 Hourly

OPENING DATE: 08/26/16
 
CLOSING DATE: 09/02/16 11:59 PM
 
JOB DESCRIPTION:
Responsible for assisting the Utility Administration in all day-to-day operations
 
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
GHG Inventory Support
  • Collects & records data for 2015 GHG inventory, in conjunction with Sustainability staff.
  • Enters data for GHG into Clear Path Software in conjunction with Sustainability staff.
  • Participates in ClearPath webinars to understand software capabilities for tracking, reporting, and forecasting.
  • Assists special research studies, which includes compiling data, analyzing results, preparing reports or illustrative materials, and recommending proposed actions
  • Under direct supervision, may assist with routine operations of the department
  • Assists with computer operations, which includes data entry and retrieval
  • Assists with customer inquiries and complaints
  • Prepares memoranda, letters, and similar administrative responses upon request
  • Answers telephone, refers and directs calls, answers routine inquiries, runs errands, and performs other department support functions upon request
  • Professional appearance required
Additional Duties:
  • Performs other duties as assigned
 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Completion of one (1) year of college coursework
Core Competencies:                                          
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to form and maintain effective relationships with coworkers and customers
  • Ability to maintain regular and punctual attendance
 
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
  • Must have a valid Class "C" Driver's License and valid state required minimum automobile liability insurance prior to employment (must obtain Texas Class "C" driver's license and state required minimum automobile liability insurance within 30 days of hire per state law)
  • Must pass a drug test, driver's license check, criminal history background check, and social security number verification check
 
Applicants must satisfy all conditions of employment as outlined in the position announcement.
All applicants must pass a pre-employment drug screen prior to employment.
"We are committed to achieving a diversified workforce!"
ADA/EOE/ADEA.
www.cityofdenton.com
"Dedicated to Quality Service"

Thursday, July 7, 2016

KJ Environmental Management - Environmental Intern and Associate Positions

Since 2005, KJ Environmental Management, Inc. has specialized in environmental consulting
services to mining, industrial, oil and gas, real estate, and commercial clients. We work with
companies, investment groups, state and federal government entities, and with commercial
property owners to provide strategic planning, civil engineering, due diligence, problem solving,
environmental compliance, and environmental permitting.

Position Overview:
The Environmental Associate position is a full-time position that offers a positive, self-motivated
person a unique opportunity to be a part of a growing business in a very dynamic, rewarding field.
This position offers a balance of time between in office report writing and field work.
The Environmental Intern position is a part-time position which offers a motivated individual an
opportunity to learn multi-media environmental consulting in a professional atmosphere.

Key Responsibilities: (including, but not limited to):
Phase I ESAs, Phase II ESAs, Remediation, SPCCs, SWP3s, Tier IIs, NORM Surveys, Asbestos
Inspections, and Providing Client Training. This candidate must have a good oral and written
communication skills. Must show proficiency with time management, deadlines, and budgets.
Must have an understanding of manufacturing processes, and be able to perform independent
research and mathematical calculations. These positions will require up to 25% travel.

Requirements:
Environmental Science or similar educational background, Exceptional Oral and Written Skills,
Positive Team Working Attitude. Adobe Acrobat, Excel, Microsoft Word experience required.
HAZWOPER preferred. A bachelor’s degree is required for the Environmental Associate position.
At least two years of environmental or related coursework is required for the Environmental

Intern position.
Please send resumes to dena@kjenvironmental.com.