The primary responsibilities of a Biology Intern in Right of Way Management are:
Work with the wetland spray crew spraying brush from an amphibious ATV in swamplands.
Assist with the mixing and application of herbicides to mostly wetland areas.
Operate and perform maintenance to spray equipment.
Assist with identifying plants/trees.
Evaluate and summarize control of targeted brush in sites treated the previous year.
Operate light trucks in servicing mowing equipment.
Operate tractors equipped with brush mowers.
The qualified candidate must:
have the ability to follow instructions
have general knowledge of computers
operate and maintenance light equipment
In addition the candidate must:
Have completed their first year at a 4-year college or 2-year college (transfer program).
Be pursuing a degree in Forestry, Biology or a related field of study.
Must have a valid driver's license.
Successfully undergo pre-employment physical and drug screen.
This position is for a Summer Internship at our field office located at 13403 Hwy 260, Manning, South Carolina. This internship begins May 22, 2023. Candidate will work 40 hours per week for a period of 10-12 weeks.
You must complete all sections of the employment application OR attach a resume to be considered. Applications with incomplete information cannot be considered. You must also complete the questionnaire to be considered. Please note: If you worked for Santee Cooper during previous summers, please update your resume/application to reflect your work history.
Selected candidate will be required to provide a copy of their transcripts.
Rising Sophomore $13.00 per hour
Rising Junior $14.00 per hour
Rising Senior $15.00 per hour
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.