Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring Coordinator
Coastal Carolina University is accepting applications for the following position: Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring Coordinator (Research Grant Specialist) in Coastal Carolina University's Burroughs and Chapin Center for Marine and Wetland Studies. Position is a full-time annual appointment with benefits. This position will work with the Center's Environmental Quality Laboratory which serves the coastal and inland waters of northeastern South Carolina. The primary responsibility is management of several established volunteer water quality monitoring programs.
DUTIES WILL INCLUDE: field sampling and analysis, quality control procedures, data management and statistical analyses. The coordinator engages in rigorous field work, trains others in sampling and analytical techniques, and coordinates the activities of students and volunteer monitors. Opportunities are available to perform data analyses, deliver professional presentations, author publications, and develop science-to-management activities in partnership with local municipalities and NGO's.
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree in science and one (1) year related job experience. Applicant will possess strong field, laboratory and computer skills. Must maintain a valid SC driver's license. Information regarding the volunteer monitoring programs is provided at http://www.coastal.edu/wwa/vm/ . For details on the University's benefits, seehttp://www.coastal.edu/hreo/employment/benefits.html
Application Process: Applicants should complete an on-line application at: https://jobs.coastal.edu, which will include submitting a cover letter, resume and the names and contact information for three (3) professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.