Summer Intern - Tri-Basin NRD, Holdrege

Summer Intern - Tri-Basin NRD, Holdrege

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The Tri-Basin NRD Summer Internship program employs college students who have an interest in natural resources management. The purpose of the intern program is to provide students a wide range of natural resources-related work experiences.

This is a paid full-time temporary position (mid-May to mid-August). Working hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (sometimes later in evenings) Monday through Friday. Work is mostly, but not exclusively, outdoors. Interns will work with staff from the Tri-Basin NRD and the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service.

Job Duties:

  • Collect groundwater quality samples
  • Assist with invasive plant control efforts
  • GPS coordinate data collection and land survey
  • Wildlife habitat monitoring
  • Irrigation system efficiency testing
  • Assist with educational activities
  • Assist NRD staff with clerical work, plan documentation



  • U.S. Citizen
  • High School Graduate or Equivalent
  • Enrolled in Accredited College or University
  • Agriculture or Natural Resources - Related Major
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Must be at least 18 years old



Mail or email a cover letter and resume before April 1, 2023:

Tri-Basin Natural Resources District
1723 Burlington Street
Holdrege, NE 68949

Email John Thorburn at: jthorburn [at]