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6 Dec 2019

Internship Sappi Environmental Science Intern

Your Jobs Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Job Description

Sappi Southern Africa requires a Sappi Environmental Science Intern who will have the opportunity to grow and obtain the necessary skill, competencies, and experience within the related field and will be required to support the business with different tasks and responsibilities during their contract period. This internship role will report into the Environmental Manager \ Area Environmental Manager.

The main responsibilities of the Sappi Environmental Science Intern job are:
In-field verification of re-establishment Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA’s) applying the wetland delineation procedure.
Compilation of maps required for projects, EIA’s and mining objections.
Literature review on environmental sensitive features related to prospecting application within Sappi Forest properties.
Update of databases, such as the delineation, heritage, and EIA databases.
Training in the EIA process for major developments, legal requirements and verification of adherence to conditions, post-development.
Establishment and management of a sewage package plant monitoring plan from plantation feedback.
Exposure to environmental monitoring and surveillance procedures.
Exposure to internal audit procedures and certification requirements.
In-field verification of weed assessment

The ideal Sappi Environmental Science Intern candidate:
BSc (specialist Environmental Science or Ecology)
Field exposure in monitoring techniques would be advantageous.
A basic understanding of GIS for map generation and analysis.
No Experience Required

Sappi is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
Should you not have been contacted within 14 days of the closing date of this advert, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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Job Categories: Internships. Job Types: Internship. Job Tags: Sappi internship.

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