LTE Conservation Project Assistant

Application Deadline: 2022-05-18
Job Type: County
Job Description:

Oneida County is currently accepting applications for a Limited Term Conservation Project Assistant position within the Oneida County Land & Water Conservation Department for the summer of 2022. The primary duties of this position will be to promote the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WDNR) Healthy Lakes & Rivers Program, identify potential projects, provide conservation planning, and possibly oversee project implementation.

Pay is $16.00 per hour with no benefits. The position is available from May through October, with approximately 10-15 hours per week. The majority of hours will occur between Monday through Friday, but some Saturdays will be required when needed. There is flexibility with start date and weekly schedules.

Qualified individuals must have either an Associates Degree or two years work experience, both in Natural Resources or related field; combination of education and experience will be considered. Applicants must have a valid WI driver’s license and proof of vehicle insurance. On-the-job mileage will be reimbursed. Must be comfortable working outside and independently; have excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively and courteously with the public; have knowledge of native plants and invasive species; and be familiar with soil and water conservation practices. For a full list of qualifications, including required education/experience, please see job description.

Interested applicants must complete the required Oneida County application, available at Completed application along with resume and cover letter should be submitted to [email protected] or mailed to Oneida County LRES, P.O. Box 400, Rhinelander, WI, 54501. Please call Jenni at 715-369-6153 with any questions. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Oneida County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Deadline Note: Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

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