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STUDENT TECHNICAL ASSISTANT

Internship Opportunity

Recruitment #21-005302-0001

Introduction

The Maryland Department of the Environment is accepting applications for multiple Student Technical Assistant positions for a 3-month period starting June 2022.

GRADE

76

LOCATION OF POSITION

POSITION LOCATIONS IN BALTIMORE CITY AND SURROUNDING COUNTIES

Main Purpose of Job

The Student Technical Assistant classification is used to hire college students pursuing degrees in fields such as environmental science, biology, earth science, geology, engineering, mathematics, chemistry, political science, pre-law, and other qualifying degrees. Students will work alongside public servants to protect and restore the environment for the health and well-being of all Marylanders. Projects may involve fieldwork, analysis, and participation in meetings. The Student Technical Assistant will assist staff in the Office of the Secretary, Coordinating Offices, Air Radiation Administration, or the Water & Science Administration. The Student must be able to handle confidential information and work according to agency policies, procedures and guidelines.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Eligible students must be enrolled in an undergraduate degree program in the areas of environmental science, biology, earth science, geology, engineering, mathematics, chemistry, political science, pre-law, or other qualifying degrees.

Students that have completed their Bachelor's degree must be enrolled in a graduate program to be eligible. Enrollment documentation in the graduate program must be submitted when appointed to the position.

KNOWLEDGE OF MICROSOFT PRODUCTS, I.E., WORD, EXCEL, POWERPOINT, ETC. MAY BE A REQUIREMENT FOR SOME POSITIONS

SELECTION PROCESS

Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications will be evaluated. The evaluation will be a rating of your education as it relates to the requirements of the position. Therefore, it is essential that you provide accurate information on your application.  

Complete applications must be submitted by the closing date.  Information submitted after this date will not be added. Incorrect application forms will not be accepted.  Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.

All Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States under the immigration and Reform Control Act.  You must be legally authorized and possess any necessary documents under this Act in order to be hired in the position for which you applied.

FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS

Online applications are highly recommended.  However, if you are unable to apply online, the paper application (and supplemental questionnaire) may be submitted to MDE, Recruitment and Selection Division, 1800 Washington Blvd. Baltimore, MD 21230.  Paper application materials must be received by 5 pm, close of business, on the closing date for the recruitment, no postmarks will be accepted.

If additional information is required, the preferred method is to upload.  If you are unable to upload, please email the requested information to Tammy Lewis, tammy.lewis@maryland.gov.  Only additional materials that are required will be accepted for this recruitment. All additional information must be received by the closing date and time. Please Reference Number 21-005302-0001.

For questions regarding this recruitment, please contact Tammy Lewis/MDE Recruitment and Examination at 410-537-3130.

If you are having difficulty with your user account or have general questions about the online application system, please contact the MD Department of Budget and Management, Recruitment and Examination at 410-767-4850 or Application.Help@maryland.gov.

Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon by calling 410-537-3100 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258.

We thank our Veterans for their service to our country.

People with disabilities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.

As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruitment, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State's diversity.


Click on a link below to apply for this position:

Fill out the Supplemental Questionnaire and Application NOW using the Internet. Apply Online
View and print the Supplemental Questionnaire. This recruitment requires completion of a supplemental questionnaire. You may view and print the supplemental questionnaire here.
Apply via Paper Application. You may also download and complete the Paper Application here.