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MCCC Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Crew Member/Leader

Apr 20, 2018

Michigan DNR, Parks and Recreation Division

Michigan Civilian Conservation Corps
Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Crew
• Survey of forests in at-risk Michigan State Parks for Hemlock Woolly Adelgid
• Apply pesticides for control of Hemlock Woolly Adelgid
• Ensure accurate and timely completion and submission of treatment, survey, GIS and other records
• Perform regular equipment cleaning and maintenance
• Work may include traversing difficult terrain in adverse weather conditions
• Overnight travel (paid) will be required. Overnight travel may be for periods of up to 4 days

WORK SCHEDULE: Monday-Thursday, 10-hour days. Job includes frequent overnight travel and has some weekend work

Seasonal Land Stewardship Technician

Apr 13, 2018

Oakland Township Parks

The Stewardship Technician position is a full-time, seasonal (up to 20 week), hourly position to be employed by the PRC. Duties include the management of the Township parks’ natural areas under the direction of the Natural Areas Stewardship Manager. Work tasks may include species monitoring, invasive species control, prescribed burning, and assisting with volunteer stewardship workdays. This position will require cooperation with PRC staff, partner organizations, volunteers, and the general public. This position may be ideal for a candidate seeking an academic internship, experience in the natural resource management field, or continued education in stewardship and land management.

Seasonal Stewardship Assistant Positions Available!

Apr 11, 2018

The Nature Conservancy in Indiana

Help the Indiana Chapter of The Nature Conservancy as we restore and preserve the natural riches of the Hoosier State!

Join us outdoors this spring, summer, and fall to help protect, restore, and manage vital natural resources in various areas of Indiana. We are currently recruiting for several positions with varying time frames (less than 6 months) and duties. Work may include invasive species control, seed harvesting and planting, trail and preserve maintenance, use and maintenance of field equipment, species monitoring, timber and boundary marking, and assisting with prescribed fires (if qualified). Optional on-site housing may be available at some locations.

Parkland Assistant

Mar 26, 2018

Grand Traverse Conservation District

POSTING DATE: 22 March 2018 CLOSING DATE: 22 April 2018

The Parklands Assistant works with Parkland Stewards and the Parkland Technician to further the mission of the Grand Traverse Conservation District (GTCD) by supporting the activities of the Conservation Team, led by the Conservation Team Coordinator. Primary responsibilities include trail and trailhead maintenance, hands-on construction projects, invasive species removal, river stewardship projects, and assisting with the implementation of a DNR Wildlife Habitat Improvement Grant.

Field Service Supervisor

Mar 5, 2018

Heartland Restoration Services, Inc

Job Title: Field Service Supervisor/Restoration Ecologist
Job Category: Full-Time Permanent
Company: Heartland Restoration Services, Inc.
Location: Fort Wayne, IN
Application Deadline: Open until position filled

Seasonal Stewardship Technician

Jan 30, 2018

Lake County Parks and Recreation

Maintaining and preserving natural areas, including controlling exotic invasive species. Maintains tools and equipment, helps monitor wildlife, conducts preserve maintenance, learns how to identify native and non-native species and assists in preparing sites for prescribed burns. May work invariable weather conditions, at remote locations for long periods of time in isolated settings, on difficult and hazardous terrain and wetlands and under physically demanding circumstances.

Conservation Worker II

Jun 7, 2017

City of Ann Arbor, Natural Area Preservation

Conservation Worker II needed for employment with the City of Ann Arbor, MI, Natural Area Preservation (NAP).

Work with Natural Area Preservation Conservation Crew to:
• Manually remove invasive plant species from natural areas
• Apply herbicide for the control of invasive plant species
• Assist with prescribed ecological burns (spring and fall)
• Maintain and construct trails
• Lead volunteer workdays and other environmental stewardship activities
• Collect, process, store and sow seed from native plants
• Keep detailed, accurate records of all work performed
• Assist in implementing stewardship plans and collecting ecological data from natural areas