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.

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The Lower Platte North NRD is accepting applications for NRD/NRCS Conservation Technician.  This is a full-time position Monday – Friday with a benefit package offered.

The NRD/NRCS Conservation Technician works out of the Wahoo NRCS Field Office and supports the Natural Resources...See Full Job Description

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The Lower Platte South Natural Resources District is accepting applications for a Resources Technician (Soil Conservationist). This is a full-time position, Monday-Friday.  Competitive compensation and an excellent benefit package is offered.

Responsibilities will include technical...See Full Job Description

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The position of Summer Field Employee (SFE) is an occasional position with the Nemaha Natural Resources District (District) and operates out of its headquarters located in Tecumseh, Nebraska. The position qualifies as “non-exempt status” as defined...See Full Job Description

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Tri-Basin NRD Summer Intern

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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-...See Full Job Description

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Water Modeling Coordinator: Proficient in GIS; process and present water data; coordinate water modeling; work with consultants, modelers & NRD field staff; implement projects to better understand natural resources in the district; degree in Geology or Hydrology or equivalent work experience...See Full Job Description

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This position is located at the Nebraska Department of Natural Resources as the Assistant Director for the Human Resources/Finance, Information Technology and Special Projects Divisions.  As part of the agency’s assistant director team, this position will advise and...See Full Job Description

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Middle Niobrara NRD

Natural Resources Internship Available

We are looking for someone to intern in 2018, length of internship can be 6-12 months. This is great opportunity for those interested in the biology, agricultural sciences, natural...See Full Job Description

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The Little Blue Natural Resources District is accepting applications for a Database Specialist.  

Responsibilities include: data management, data entry, computer and office support, particularly for the groundwater department.  

Salary commensurate on experience...See Full Job Description

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Nebraska Conservation Director, AmeriCorps Member

Seeking Applicants to Serve as AmeriCorps Members 
The Nebraska Conservation Education Fund (NCEF) and North Platte Natural Resources District (NRD) are searching for applicants to fill two AmeriCorps Member positions. Details...See Full Job Description