Summer Internship with State of Connecticut DEEP

The State of Connecticut, Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP), Water Protection and Land Reuse Bureau, Water Planning and Management Division, Water Monitoring Unit, is seeking to hire a Seasonal Resource Assistant to assist with database maintenance management, and analysis of water quality monitoring data. The office location is the DEEP headquarters in Hartford, CT.


Length of Position: Starting approximately May 10, 2019. Positions are 1,040 hours in duration.

The positions are thirty-five (35) hours per week, Monday – Friday, 8:00 am- 3:30 pm (hours flexible).

The pay rate varies from $11.00 to $14.00 per hour depending on education and experience. There are no benefits with these positions.

The seasonal employee will assist the Water Monitoring Program with data management, data analysis and quality control for water quality monitoring and water resources planning. Duties include evaluating large data sets for inaccurate information; working to ensure data compatibility with EPA databases; analyzing data; developing database queries, developing interactive tools for data assessment, developing charts, graphs, and maps to aid in data interpretation. Additional duties may include literature searches, and other duties as assigned.

The ideal candidate would have college level course work and/or experience in one or more of the following; principles of database design; computer networks; computer programming in R, Python, SQL and Javascript; computer operating systems; data mining; data visualization; and mapping.

Official posting and instructions for application can be found here:

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