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Job Title

Natural Resources Summer Aide


DNR - Dolliver State Park


Fort Dodge, IA

Employment Type


Job Description

Brushy Creek is a 6400 acre multi-faceted recreation area and Dolliver State Park is a beautiful area rich in history and geological features located along the Des Moines River.  Both are located in Webster County.  Applicants must be available for various shifts including weekends, evenings and holidays.  This position is restricted to 40 hours a week with no overtime or compensatory time available.  Starting wage is $10.12 per hour.  Housing is not provided, however camping is available.  Each park has open positions but interviews will be conducted together.

Job Responsibilities:  Duties will include general park and trail maintenance, park rule enforcement, and invasive species control.  This area offers experience with lake, prairie, woodland, trail, and campground management.



Preference will be given to individuals in a natural resource-related field of study.  Applicants must be able to communicate well with the public; work outdoors in a variety of weather conditions; be willing to operate equipment such as mowers, tractors, and chainsaws; and must possess a valid driver’s license.




Approximately $10.12/hr.

Academic Program

No Degree, Agricultural Technology

Application Process

Application Deadline:  March 28, 2014

Please send cover letter, resume and references to:

Brushy Creek SRA

2802 Brushy Creek Rd.

Lehigh, Iowa  50557



For more information please e-mail or call (515) 543-8298.


Application Deadline