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NRDs offer many different career paths related to conservation and natural resources. Many districts also have summer intern programs for college students. Current NRD job openings are listed below. New job openings are posted as soon as they are available so check back often.

Posted Date: 
02/26/2024

College students, are you looking for a work and learning opportunity for summer 2024? As a water department intern at the Upper Big Blue Natural Resources District, you’ll gain valuable experience in the field and lab. This is a paid position with full time hours through the summer months. The...See Full Job Description

Posted Date: 
02/26/2024

Come join our team of professionals seeking to safeguard the vital water resources of our state! The Water Conservationist develops information and educational activities in connection with the Groundwater Management Areas, for both groundwater quantity and quality as it relates to water use...See Full Job Description

Posted Date: 
02/26/2024

Are you looking for an opportunity to build your technical skills while making a difference? The District’s Water Resources Technicians perform a variety of water related tasks, including sample collection and analysis.  This position will focus efforts on groundwater quality monitoring....See Full Job Description

Posted Date: 
02/16/2024

The Nebraska Forest Service (NFS) is committed to enhancing the well-being of Nebraskans by safeguarding, revitalizing, and maximizing the state’s tree and forest resources. We offer technical and financial support to clients across Nebraska, with a focus on rural forestry, community forestry,...See Full Job Description

Posted Date: 
02/15/2024

The Little Blue Natural Resources District (LBNRD) in Davenport, Nebraska, is seeking seasonal employees. Job Duties may include tree planting, recreation area maintenance, building maintenance, and more as needed. The work period will be approximately May to August. Applicants must have a...See Full Job Description

Posted Date: 
02/15/2024

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.
These are full-time temporary positions (mid-May...See Full Job Description

Posted Date: 
02/15/2024

The Lower Loup Natural Resources District (LLNRD) is accepting applications for a Field Technician. This is a full-time seasonal position from April 2024 through September 2024. Duties will include but are not limited to tree planting, taking soil samples and water samples, and operating a skid...See Full Job Description

Posted Date: 
02/02/2024

The Operations and Maintenance Technician is accountable for ensuring the maintenance and operation of the Lower Platte North NRD’s projects, property, buildings, and equipment. Technicians will work out of the NRD office in Wahoo Nebraska, under the direction of the Operations and...See Full Job Description

Posted Date: 
02/02/2024

The Central Platte Natural Resources District has an agronomy position available. Duties include working with USDA’s Adaptive Cropping Systems Lab (ACSL) and UNL scientists in assisting with crop and soil models. Must be capable of establishing relationships with growers and gathering...See Full Job Description

Posted Date: 
02/02/2024

The Middle Niobrara Natural Resources District (MNNRD) in Valentine, Nebraska, is seeking a full-time, motivated individual to help facilitate MNNRD natural resource programs and water programs, assist with information and educational activities, provide technical assistance to producers and...See Full Job Description

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