Natural Resources Summer Aide
DNR - Dolliver State Park
Fort Dodge, IA
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.
No Degree, Agricultural Technology
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.