Clarke
  • Roselle, IL, USA
  • Hourly
  • Seasonal

Clarke of Roselle, IL is seeking to hire a Laboratory Intern who will be responsible for defining the distribution and density of target mosquito species in relation to human populations. This position is perfect for someone who enjoys working outdoors and in a lab environment, is interested in public health, sustainability, and learning different aspects of mosquito operations. It is a great opportunity to improve/build resumes and communication skills. If this sounds like the opportunity that you've been looking for, apply today!

WORK SCHEDULE AND SALARY

  • starting at $16/hr
  • Monday - Friday; 7:00am - 3:30pm (occasional Saturdays may be required)
  • Full-time seasonal position (generally May - September)

QUALIFICATIONS FOR A LABORATORY INTERN

  • Currently enrolled or recent graduate from an accredited University or College
  • Major area of study must be Biology, Entomology, Environmental Science or related field
  • In many cases this position may be used for internship credit
  • Previous experience working or studying in a laboratory environment strongly preferred
  • Be 18 years of age or older
  • Have a valid Driver's License with an excellent driving record
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently
  • Required to pass the Illinois Department of Agriculture General Standards Exam (training provided)
  • Communicate effectively in English in both written and verbal forms
  • Candidate must be comfortable working outdoors and, in a lab,/office environment
  • Adhere to Company's jewelry policy (remove all watches, earrings, necklaces, bracelets, etc.)

RESPONSIBILITIES OF A LABORATORY INTERN

  • Monitor/collect surveillance traps in an assigned region
  • Identify ideal trapping sites
  • sort samples, identify adult and larval genus/species of mosquitoes
  • Data entry and analysis
  • Surveillance equipment maintenance and organization
  • Sort and prep mosquitoes for virus testing
  • Smartphone will be provided for navigation to work sites, communication, and logging daily work
  • Asist with additional research/work as needed

ABOUT CLARKE

Clarke lives up to the Company's mission to make communities around the world more livable, safe and comfortable. We are a global public health products and services Company who pioneers, develops, and delivers environmentally responsible mosquito control solutions and aquatic services to help prevent disease, control nuisances, and create healthy waterways.

We are looking for employees who are passionate about sustainable living, caring for our planet and other people. We value the hard work and time that our team puts in. We have not forgotten that without them we could not be successful. We offer on-going training and support for all employees.

ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR TEAM?

If you feel that you would be right for the Laboratory Internship, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application so that we can review your information. We look forward to meeting you!

Clarke is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and drug free workplace.



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