Butler County Conservation –Seasonal Naturalist Internship

DESCRIPTION: The intern will provide assistance with the development of displays, curriculum activities, public participation programs, publicity, and the overall maintenance and development of the Nature Center and Heery Woods State Park.

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 QUALIFICATIONS:  Preference to students working towards a degree in natural resources.  Must be 18 years of age, possess a valid driver’s license, and ability to lift and move up to 50 pounds regularly.

SALARY:  $9.50 - $11.00 per hour.

TO APPLY: Resumes and cover letters can be dropped off or mailed to the Heery Woods Nature Center, 27887 195th Street, Clarksville, IA 50619 with attention to Mike Miner

For more information call 319-278-4237. 

Application Deadline is February 25, 2021.

Butler County Conservation – Seasonal Conservation Aide Internship

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.  

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 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:  $9.50 - $11.00 per hour.

TO APPLY: Resumes and cover letters can be mailed to or dropped off in person at the Heery Woods Nature Center, 27887 195th Street, Clarksville, IA 50619 with attention to Mike Miner.  

For more information call 319-278-4237. 

Application deadline is February 25, 2021.

Butler County Conservation will be hiring 2 Seasonal Mowers for the 2021 mowing season.

DESCRIPTION: Employees will assist with mowing of the parks and campgrounds. Work settings primarily outdoors to include areas like campgrounds, public hunting areas, prairies and preserves, bike trail.

These are seasonal jobs from April - September with an average of 15 to 25 hours during the week, no weekends. Flexible scheduling is available.

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QUALIFICATIONS:  Must be 18 years of age. Possession of a valid Iowa driver’s license. Ability to operate commercial lawn mowing equipment, trimmers, and general handheld tools.

SALARY:  $10.00 - $11.00 per hour.

TO APPLY: Resumes can be mailed to or dropped off in person at the Heery Woods Nature Center, 27887 195th Street, Clarksville, IA 50619 with attention to Mike Miner.