Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

GFP Intern - Wildlife Damage (Summer)

Sioux Falls, SD
 
Session: Summer (May - August)
Position Title
: Intern - Wildlife Damage (Three Positions)
Supervisor
: Brad Baumgartner
Agency
: Department of Game, Fish & Parks
Location
: Sioux Falls
*APPLICANT MUST BE A FULL-TIME STUDENT (MINIMUM OF 12 CREDIT HOURS) IN THE SEMESTER IN WHICH YOU APPLY.

Position Description:
Intern will perform wildlife damage management techniques to assist the Regional Wildlife Damage Specialists in Southeastern South Dakota. Internships will provide experience on methods of exclusion fences for Canada Geese, Turkey's, and deer. Intern will also learn a variety of hazing practices, some trapping for nuisance animals and Beavers, banding migratory game birds, and other management assignments regarding Wildlife Damage. They will also learn how to operate and maintain a variety of equipment and vehicles such as pick-up trucks, tractors, UTV's, kayaks, and boats with motors. Record keeping and data entry will be another area of skill development.

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: $15.76

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