Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

GFP Intern - Conservation Technician (Summer)

Watertown, SD
 
Session: Summer (May- August)
Position Title: Intern - Conservation Technician
Supervisor: Josh Cleveland
Agency: Department of Game, Fish and Parks
Location: Watertown

* APPLICANT MUST BE A FULL-TIME STUDENT (MINIMUM OF 12 CREDIT HOURS) IN THE SEMESTER IN WHICH YOU APPLY.

Position Description: Assists in the maintenance and improvement of Park and Wildlife Division owned Parks and Public Water Access areas throughout northeastern South Dakota. Primary duties include access area maintenance related to spraying noxious weed, tree maintenance, dock and boat ramp repair, informational signage, and improving and developing shoreline fishing access. The intern will also learn to operate equipment such as mowers, tractors, skid loaders, ATV's, weed sprayers, road groomers, and trucks pulling trailers with heavy loads.

Qualifications: Applicant must be a full-time student at a college, university or technical institute at the time they apply. By the start of the internship, the applicant should have at least a sophomore standing or currently be enrolled at a technical institute and have completed one year (nine months).

Preference will be given to South Dakota residents and students of South Dakota institutions.

Minimum Salary: $14.69

Apply at: https://sodakprod-lm01.cloud.infor.com:1443/lmghr/xmlhttp/shorturl.do?key=FBS
South Dakota Bureau of Human Resources
Telephone: 605.773.3148
"An Equal Opportunity Employer"

*Positions can be filled prior to the Closing date.*

GFP Intern - Conservation Technician (Summer)