Environmental Planning Technician
The Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission has a summer position for an engineering, natural resources, environmental science, or biology student with an interest in watershed restoration and planning. The Commission conducts watershed planning activities for the seven-county Southeastern Wisconsin Region. Work efforts will predominantly entail field work related to the regional chloride impact study.
Responsibilities will include monitoring equipment installation, onsite field data collection, data acquisition, and data entry and analysis. Experience and/or class work in environmental sciences, natural resources planning, or aquatic or terrestrial biology is preferred. The ability to work outdoors in all types of weather and traverse rugged terrain through fields and along streambanks is required. Knowledge of Microsoft Office products, ArcMap GIS software, and using a handheld GPS unit is preferable.
The position will begin at the end of the 2018 school year and run through August 2018.
Please submit cover letter and resume by March 30, 2018 to:
Ms. Elizabeth Larsen, Assistant Director—Administration
Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission
PO Box 1607
Waukesha, WI 53187-1607
Phone: (262) 547-6721
Fax: (262) 547-1103