Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

GFP Intern - Park Management Level 2 (Summer)

Madison, SD
 
Session: Summer (May- August)
Position Title
: Intern - Park Manager Intern Level 2
Supervisor
: John Bame
Agency
: Department of Game, Fish & Parks
Location
: Madison Lake Herman State Park
*APPLICANT MUST BE A FULL-TIME STUDENT (MINIMUM OF 12 CREDIT HOURS) IN THE SEMESTER IN WHICH YOU APPLY.

Position Description:
Intern will be responsible for scheduling, directing and working with volunteers, full time and seasonal staff in all aspects of the operations of a State Park or Recreation Area and other areas as assigned. Essential duties may include, but are not limited to the following: public relations, permit sales, fee collection, point of sales and reservation systems and data collection for end of month reports, directing and assisting the park naturalist's in programming, historical research and implementation of historical information for interpretive and education purposes, assist in landscaping projects, maintenance of equipment and facilities, facility sanitation, and administrative duties. Candidate with be required to choose a project to be completed within the summer that will promote efficiency in one area of park operations.

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 applicants with a junior standing, South Dakota residents and students of South Dakota institutions.

Coursework in accounting, business, outdoor interpretation, forestry, turf management, conservation planning or park management. Experience in janitorial, public relations, customer service, point of sale systems, and Microsoft office.

Minimum Salary: $17.19

Apply at: https://sodakprod-lm01.cloud.infor.com:1443/lmghr/xmlhttp/shorturl.do?key=FHT 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 - Park Management Level 2 (Summer)