Working at ICF
Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you're seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICFtogether for tomorrow.
Health, Research, Informatics, & Technology
Fairfax, VA or Durham, NC
Are you passionate about improving quality of life through disease prevention, health promotion, and the care of chronic health conditions? Then consider ICF. We work at the forefront of today's global health issues, helping clients understand the specific needs of diverse populations and address complex health challenges with behavior and disease surveillance and monitoring, research and surveys, training and technical assistance, and informatics and systems.
Our Health Science Practice is seeking a part-time intern in the winter of 2018 and spring of 2019 to support our Fairfax, VA or Durham, NC office for approximately 16 hours per week (flexible schedule and occasional telecommuting allowable).
This group of 75+ science professionals provide toxicology, epidemiology, chemistry, hazard assessment, risk assessment, exposure assessment, environmental modeling, and related support that addresses the full spectrum of potentially hazardous agents, including chemicals and microbes. Our clients include the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), and other public and private clients.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Researching a broad variety of scientific topics and synthesizing findings
Reviewing scientific and peer-reviewed literature
Conducting data extraction and data entry
Managing references and citations for technical reports
Following and implementing standardized QA/QC procedures on documents and reports
Analyzing data using Excel, Access, and other software, such as R, SAS, Python, SQL, and VBA
Solving quantitative and qualitative problems
This position does not involve hands-on laboratory or field work.
Currently pursuing a Master's degree in biology, biochemistry, chemistry, geology, environmental science, environmental engineering, public health, or related subject
Minimum GPA of 3.0
Ability to demonstrate quantitative and qualitative research skills
Exceptional research and writing skills, including editing and proofreading skills
High level of attention to detail
Qualitative and quantitative data collection and analysis skills
Written and oral communication skills, including experience with developing and delivering presentations and ability to effectively present information
Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and work under strict deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Strong outreach and self-motivation skills
ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce.
ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)
Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination: EEO is the law and Pay Transparency Statement.
Working at ICF
Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. ICFtogether for tomorrow.
ICF (NASDAQ:ICFI) is a global consulting and technology services provider with more than 5,000 professionals focused on making big things possible for our clients. We are business analysts, policy specialists, technologists, researchers, digital strategists, social scientists and creatives. Since 1969, government and commercial clients have worked with ICF to overcome their toughest challenges on issues that matter profoundly to their success. Come engage with us at icf.com.
Fairfax, VA (VA01)
ICF International, Inc