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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 Water Protection 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 Water Protection Program’s electronic databases for drinking water and wastewater system inventories
  • Provide lab assistance
  • Update Material Safety Data records
  • Assist with drinking water and wastewater field inspections, water and wastewater sampling, and special projects
  • Assist in various areas of the Engineering Unit
  • Obtain GPS coordinates
  • Contact facilities to promote upcoming trainings and DNR projects


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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