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Job Opening

POSITION: Summer Natural Resource Aide

EMPLOYMENT PERIOD: Full-time mid May through September. Standard 40 hours/week, Monday thru Friday with occasional weekend or holiday hours.

SALARY: $8.50/hr.  Housing Available.
DESCRIPTION:  This position will assist with all aspects of development of county wildlife areas, parks, and trails; including routine area & facility maintenance, management of upland habitat, tree and shrub removal. Opportunities to assist County Naturalists with programming will exist.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Applicants should have some course work in biology, ecology or natural sciences would be beneficial, but are not required.  Ability to operate tractors, mowers, chainsaws, trimmers, and small hand tools a plus. Applicants should have the ability to work with people of all ages, and communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Must be at least 18 years old.

TO APPLY: To apply, submit a cover letter, resume and Floyd County Application to Doug Schroeder, Floyd County Conservation Director, P.O. Box 495, Rockford, Iowa

DEADLINE TO APPLY: February 28, 2013, 4:30 p.m. or until filled.