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Motor Mill Internship


Posted 12/22/2020
County Clayton
Location Elkader ,Iowa
Salary $10/hr
Deadline 03/01/2021


Description

Job Description: The Clayton County Conservation Board is seeking a personable, history buff to fill the position of Motor Mill Intern.  The Intern should be comfortable working with adults and youth, developing and presenting education programs, fielding questions, guiding tours, social media advertising, and both independent and group research.  This internship is made possible in part by the Silos and Smokestacks National Heritage Area, the Motor Mill Foundation and the Clayton County Conservation Board. The Intern will be under the direct supervision of the Clayton County Conservation Board Naturalist.  The Intern will be working towards several objectives related to the interpretive themes outlined in the Silos and Smokestacks Interpretive Plan. Seasonal, full-time. Up to 40 hours per week. Will include weekend hours. Physically demanding position. Applicants will work a full day in extreme temperatures.

Qualifications: Any interested candidate should have experience with and an interest in learning more in one of the following fields of study:  History, Education, Museum Studies, and Interpretation.  Must be at least 18 years old. College student preferred. Pre-employment physical and drug testing required. 

Salary and Work Dates: $10.00 per hour, 32-40 hours per week. Positions begin in May and will run 14 weeks. Work will be at the Osborne Conservation Center, Historic Motor Mill Site, and program sites in Clayton County.  Some nights and weekends required. The Intern would ideally bring to work his/her own laptop.



Qualifications
Any interested candidate should have experience with and an interest in learning more in one of the following fields of study: History, Education, Museum Studies, and Interpretation. Must be at least 18 years old. College student preferred.

To Apply
Applicants should send a current resume, cover letter, and county employment application to:
Jenna Pollock, Director
Clayton County Conservation Board
29862 Osborne Road
Elkader IA 52043-8247
jpollock@claytoncountyia.gov


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