DESCRIPTION: A great opportunity for students working towards a degree in the Natural Resource Field. While some mowing and trimming is required, a majority of the time is spent on assisting full-time staff with projects and general maintenance. Employees will be given the opportunity to learn how to operate different equipment including; chainsaws, tractors and skid loader. Employees will work an average of 40 hours a week with some weekends and holidays required. Work setting is primarily outdoors; include areas like campgrounds, public hunting areas, prairies and preserves, bike trail and shop work.
QUALIFICATIONS: Preference to students working towards a degree in natural resources. Must be 18 years of age, possess a valid driver’s license, ability to operate commercial lawn mowing equipment, tractors, chain saws, and general handheld tools. Ability to lift and move up to 50 pounds regularly.
SALARY: $9.00 - $10.50 per hour.
TO APPLY: Resumes and cover letters can be dropped off in person at the Heery Woods Nature Center, 27887 195th Street, Clarksville, IA 50619 or mailed to the attention of Mike Miner at 28727 Timber Road, Clarksville, Iowa 50619. For more information call 319-278-4237.