Natural Resources Technician Internship - Middle Niobrara NRD, Valentine

Natural Resources Technician Internship - Middle Niobrara NRD, Valentine

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MNNRD is looking for someone to intern in 2020/2021, length of internship can be 6 to 12 months.  This is a great opportunity for those in the biology, agricultural sciences, natural resources sciences, or business administration.

This is a paid internship that may lead to a full-time position!

Job Description:

  • Office administration
  • Assist in daily tree operations; packaging trees, planting trees, and laying fabric
  • Water sampling
  • Measure static water levels
  • Maintain databases of field observed/collected information
  • Ability to operate 4x4 vehicles, tractors, and attachments
  • Assist in maintenance of District facilities, property, equipment, and vehicles
  • Public relations
  • Other tasks as required by MNNRD Board of Directors and General Manager, along with working with Water Programs and Natural Resources Supervisors

Skills/ abilities

  • Able to work 40 hours/week or more
  • Work in adverse weather conditions
  • Ability to work well with others
  • Able to lift 50-100 lbs.
  • Able to read maps:  PLSS/Topographical formats
  • Computer Skills:  Excel, Word, ArcGIS
  • Be able to use a GPS

Anyone interested should send a resume and completed application to Middle Niobrara NRD, 303 East Hwy 20, Valentine, NE 69201.