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 is required, 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. 


$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 319-346-6551.


Open Until Filled