Park Operations Internship
DESCRIPTION: The Hamilton County Conservation Department is accepting applications for a Park Operations Internship position. This position is for approximately May 15 –August 15 depending on applicant and education pursuits. Under the general supervision of the Park Officer, duties will include grounds and buildings maintenance, campground care and public relations, park management construction projects, trails and forestry practices, prairie management, lake management studies and equipment maintenance.
LOCATION: Briggs Woods Park, Little Wall Lake Park and Bells Mill Park all in Hamilton County.
QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum of high school enrollment with desired course work towards conservation, parks, or recreation field. Knowledge and skills with hand tools, power tools and power equipment such as front deck mowers, weed trimmers and tractors. Ability to stand, walk, sit, kneel, stoop, balance, climb and able to lift up to 50 lbs. Ability to follow written and oral instructions and possess a valid driver’s license.
SALARY: $8.50 per hour. 40 hour non-scheduled work week with some possible weekend duties. Other benefits may apply.
Hamilton County Conservation, 2490 Briggs Woods Trail, Webster City, Iowa 50595.
Applications can be obtained at this address or requested via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information call Brian Lammers at 515-832-9570.
DEADLINE: Application deadline is March 1, 2014