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Category: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Type: Standard

Location: Poplar Bluff

Starts: May. 1, 2024

$ Paid
 Full Time
 Part Time


17.77 per hour

Duration of Assignment:  May 2024 – August 2024

Job Location: This position is with the Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Division of Environmental Quality, Southeast Regional Office, and will be located at 2155 N. Westwood Blvd., Poplar Bluff, MO 63901.

Why you’ll love this position:

This position will be assisting the Southeast Regional Office in the Air and Land Program.  We protect environmental quality in Southeast Missouri helping citizens and organizations use our natural resources responsibly for the benefit of all Missourians.  


What you’ll do:

  • Update the Air and Land electronic filing cabinet, spreadsheets, and other necessary data sheets
  • Compliance assistance outreach to Air Pollution, Solid Waste, and Hazardous Waste facilities for site visits, and phone and/or email communications
  • Assist with field inspections and special projects for the Solid Waste Program and Air Pollution Program
  • Assist with vehicle maintenance and detailing
  • Research disposal for expired chemicals
  • Assist with vehicle maintenance and cleaning


Professional Experience to be Gained:

  • Experience in working with a governmental agency

All you need for success:

  • Undergraduate or Graduate in a science major
  • Knowledge in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, Access)
  • Ability to meet and interact with the public in a professional manner
  • Ability to perform moderate lifting, bending, work in outside environment
  • Must have a valid driver’s license

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: 

Tonya Lyons, (573) 840-9703 or


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

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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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