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Category: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Type: Standard

Location: Jefferson City

Starts: May. 23, 2024

$ Paid
 Full Time
 Part Time


Hourly Rate: $17.77

Duration of Assignment: May 23, 2024 - August 12, 2024

Job Location: This position is with the Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Division of Environmental Quality, Air Pollution Control Program, and will be located at 1659 E. Elm Street, Jefferson City, MO.

Why you’ll love this position:

You will be assisting the Air Pollution Control Program’s Compliance & Enforcement Section manage compliance reports and enforcement cases. Ensuring appropriate monitoring is conducted and facilities that emit pollutants are operating properly and controlling emissions as appropriate is important to the Department’s mission of protecting air quality in Missouri. Please apply today and help us protect Missouri’s air quality!

Professional Experience to be Gained:

  • You will get an introduction to some of the work, policy, guidance, and regulation involved in protecting air quality.
  • You will have the opportunity to put your education into practice.
  • You will make some new friends and contacts within the Department of Natural Resources.


What you’ll do:

  • Assist in review of compliance reports and investigation of potential compliance issues. These assignments could include working with stack test reports, air permits, test methods, and/or regulations. The work will include a hybrid of science and regulation.


All you need for success:

  • Currently enrolled as an undergraduate student with a college or university.
  • Working towards a scientific degree such as atmospheric science, engineering, environmental science, math, chemistry, and/or physics. Other scientific backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
  • Experience working with Microsoft Excel.
  • Well organized.
  • Works well with others.

Lack of post-secondary education will not be used as the sole basis denying consideration to any applicant.

If you have questions about this position, please contact: 

Richard Swartz, (573) 751-4817 or


Aarick Roberto (DNR Recruiter), (573) 522-1503 or

 The State of Missouri is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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