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Seasonal Resource Assistant – CT DEEP

Seasonal

CT DEEP is accepting applications for seasonal resource assistant positions with the Water Quality Monitoring and Assessment Program.

POSITIONS OVERVIEW:

Positions are available to support both our Long Island Sound Monitoring Program and our Inland Monitoring Program (Water Monitoring Program Overview<https://portal.ct.gov/DEEP/Water/Inland-Water-Monitoring/Water-Quality-Monitoring-Program>).  The positions are based out of the DEEP Windsor Field Office, with field work conducted across the State.  Anticipated duties include:

  • Conducting water quality sampling at state park beaches, lakes and ponds, and rivers and streams
  • Conduct intensive monthly water quality monitoring in Long Island Sound aboard a 50-foot research vessel under various sea and weather conditions
  • Field collection of fish, diatom, macroinvertebrate and cyanobacteria samples
  • Water temperature probe deployment
  • Laboratory preparation of samples
  • Organize, enter, and query data
  • Fulfill external data requests
  • Develop data visualization tools (with Excel, R, or Python programming languages)
  • Perform quality control reviews of data (with Excel, R, or Python programming languages)
  • Perform data analysis and develop reports (with Excel, R, or Python programming languages)

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Deadline: 03/24/24
CT DEEP
Windsor, CT