The internship is located at Mammoth Cave National Park (MACA) in the Division of Science and Resources Management and serves as an Air Quality Technician in support of the park air quality and meteorological monitoring program. The primary responsibilities include assisting in operating and maintaining the Mammoth Cave National Park air quality and climate monitoring stations, cave meteorology stations, and conducting air radon monitoring in cave air and tracking employee exposure.
Objectives of the Internship
• Provide needed support for air quality, climate monitoring, and cave meteorology stations, cave air radon monitoring, end employee and visitor safety.
• Support for the overall meteorology mission of the park.
• Provide interpretive information for the public relating to air quality and meteorological operations of the park.
• Provide needed support for air quality, climate monitoring, and cave meteorology stations and cave air radon monitoring. Radon data are used to protect visitor and employee safety. Support for the overall meteorology mission of the park.