Marine Science Internships and Jobs
STUDY ABROAD INFORMATION
Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC), a non-profit sea turtle rehabilitation center in Juno Beach, FL is happy to announce our 2017 Serving the World's Imperiled Marine life (SWIM) continued education program.
Join LMC staff on a multi-day conservation program to Maui, Hawai'i or Estero Padre Ramos Natural Reserve in Nicaragua to work hands-on with sea turtle rehabilitation, research and conservation efforts and gain valuable experience in the field and working within the community to reach common goals.
From July 1 - July 31 students and marine science educators receive $200 off their registration to either Maui, Hawai'i or Nicaragua.
Read up on our 2017 destinations and detailed itineraries at www.marinelife.org/SWIM.
Travel for Sea Turtles with LMC!
Serving the World's Imperiled Marine life (SWIM)
Destination Eco-tour Program
August 24 - 30, 2017: Maui, Hawai'i
September 20 - 28, 2017: Padre Ramos, Nicaragua
September 29 - October 7, 2017: Padre Ramos, Nicaragua
Got questions? Read our FAQs OR contact Hannah Campbell
FALL INTERNSHIP INFORMATION
Loggerhead Marinelife Center, a sea turtle research, rehabilitation, and education facility located in Juno Beach, Florida, is seeking a marine science-minded intern to join our team of educators and conservationists for the Fall 2017 semester.
Intern opportunities include:
Public Programs Intern
The Education Department is currently accepting college level interns to assist with the development, implementation and facilitation of current and future public programming offered at LMC. Students interested in this program will be working under the Environmental Programs Manager and assisting in various projects, including the development and completion of a mutually agreed program to implement at the end of their internship.
Qualifications: All interns must be currently enrolled university students (full or part time) pursuing a degree in a related discipline (i.e. marine science, biology, environmental science, education). All interns must also possess a valid driver’s license and be able to pass a criminal background check and drug test. Additional requirements include:
To apply: Interested applicants may submit a resume, cover letter, and contact information for three references to Hannah Campbell, Environmental Programs Manager at email@example.com. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by August 10, 2017, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Additional information can be found at https://www.marinelife.org/careers
Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF) has an exciting opportunity for college students and recent graduates interested in Marine Science and underwater research. Participants must be SCUBA certified. Space is limited!
REEF Summer Fish Field Methodology Course, hosted in Key Largo, FL
June 4 – 11, 2017
Description: This one week hands-on course is designed for college undergraduates and recent graduates focusing on marine biology or related fields. The course covers commonly used tools and techniques for visual assessments of reef fishes. Classroom and field experiences will expose students to Tropical Western Atlantic reef fish identification, size estimations underwater, surveying reef fishes using transect, roving and stationery visual techniques, benthic assessments using photo quadrats and rugosity, and management of survey data.
Requirements: Prospective students must be at least 18 years of age, enrolled in or a recent graduate of a college level program in marine biology or a related field; scuba certified, current in their diving skills and comfortable diving from small boats; physically and mentally capable of carrying out underwater data gathering and handling of light equipment; US citizens or in possession of the appropriate US visa.
Course Fee: $945.00 per person, includes dorm style accommodations with kitchen, 6 days of two tank boat dives including tanks and weights, reef fish survey materials, certificate of course completion (earned). Does not include transportation, meals, or personal diving equipment.
For more information and to apply: Visit www.REEF.org/fieldcourse or contact Amy Lee at (305) 588-5869 or trips@REEF.org .
Loggerhead Marinelife Center, a sea turtle research, rehabilitation, and education facility located in Juno Beach, Florida, is seeking seasonal camp staff for our 2017 Junior Marine Biologist Summer Camp AND motivated, passionate, college-level education interns for the summer season.
For more details on these opportunities visit https://www.marinelife.org/about/careers/
Employment opportunities for Summer 2017 include:
To apply: Interested applicants may submit their resume, cover letter, and contact information for (3) references to firstname.lastname@example.org before Friday, March 31st 2017.
Internship opportunities for Summer 2017 include:
To apply: Interested applicants may submit their resume, cover letter, and contact information for (3) references ATTN: [title of internship] to email@example.com before Friday, April 14, 2017.
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