Qualifications

  • -Preference to students working towards a degree in natural resources.  Must be 18 years of age, possess a valid driver’s license, ability to operate commercial lawn mowing equipment, tractors, chain saws, and general handheld tools.

Job Description

  • -The Butler County Conservation Board is now accepting applications for seasonal Conservation Intern position. This position will assist with general park maintenance, trail maintenance, and habitat establishment.
  • - This is a great opportunity for students working towards a degree in the Natural Resource Field. While some mowing and trimming isrequired, a majority of the time is spent assisting full-time staff with projects and general maintenance. Employees will be given the opportunity to learn how to operate work-related equipment including chainsaws, tractors and skid loader. Employees will work an average of 40 hours a week with some weekends and holidays required. Work setting is primarily outdoors in areas such as campgrounds, public hunting areas, prairies and preserves, bike trail and shop. 

Salary

  • - $11.00 to $13.00 per hour

How to Apply

  • -Send Resume, Cover Letter and 3 references to Matt Morris; Director at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Butler County Conservation Board, 27887 195th Street, Clarksville, IA 50619. 
  • - For more information call 319-278-4237.

Deadline

-          March 10, 2023