Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

GFP Intern - Park Management (Summer)

Canton, SD
 
Session: Summer (May - August)
Position
Title : Intern - Newton Hills State Park - Park Manager
Supervisor
: Jason Baumann
Agency
: Department of Game, Fish and Parks
Location
: Canton, SD
*APPLICANT MUST BE A FULL-TIME STUDENT (MINIMUM OF 12 CREDIT HOURS) IN THE SEMESTER IN WHICH YOU APPLY.

Position Description :
This internship will provide a candidate with essential on the job experience relating to the management and maintenance of a state park and park district that contains camping and day-use. The intern will be involved with the daily management of Newton Hills State Park, Union Grove State Park and Spirit Mound Historic Prairie. With a large number of visitors, and wide variety of recreation offerings, this park will provide an intern with a well-rounded experience. The intern will also be involved with planning and development that relates to annual park management. The intern will be given the opportunity to develop new skills, lead seasonal employees, and utilize learned coursework/studies that relate to park management. A desire to provide great customer service and strong people skills will serve the candidate well in learning the day to day operations of a South Dakota State Park.

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 : $17.19

Apply at: https://sodakprod-lm01.cloud.infor.com:1443/lmghr/xmlhttp/shorturl.do?key=FJJ
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 (Summer)