Natural Resource Technician (Noxious Weed) (Hildale)

Compensation

: $50,295.00 - $114,290.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Hospitality - Lodging/Resort/Travel



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Job Description

If you are working towards or have a natural resources related degree and arelooking for an exciting opportunity to enhance your education witha great summer job, look no further! The Environmental Resources Management at Camp Williams is seeking 2 seasonal technicians to work with the Natural Resource Flora Specialist and the Technician Crew Manager on current and past noxious weed mapping, monitoring and treatment projects. These are full time temporary positions expected to last from April to August.

Principal Duties
As a technician, you will perform the following:

  • Surveying, identifying, mapping, monitoring and physically treating noxious weeds.
  • Collecting and managing quantitative and qualitative ecological data, including disturbance, vegetation, and erosion.
  • Analyzes, summarizes and/or reviews data; reports findings, interprets results and/or makes recommendations.
  • Identify data and information which suggest developing patterns of problems or complaints, from which general or specific trends and patterns can be discerned, suggesting a need for further investigation.
  • Writes or drafts technical reports, articles or related material based on research, investigation or analysis.
  • Other tasks as assigned.

  • The Ideal Candidate
    The ideal candidates for these positions must:
  • have or be working towards a degree related to natural resources.
  • be willing to work 4 - 10 hour work weeks in the field during the summer.
  • have a valid driver's license.
  • have experience (academic or work) identifying plants.

  • The Agency
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    Work Schedule

    The work schedule is 4-10 hour work weeks for 4 summer months. As field worker, the vast majority of the work is out in the field, with 8 to 9 continuous hours outside through the entirety of the position.

    Other Requirements

  • This is a strenuous position.
  • Must be willing and able to work in a hot, dry climate and able to hike cross-country in steep, rocky, heavily vegetated sites carrying up to 20 lbs of equipment.
  • Camp Williams is an active military training range with special safety concerns.
  • Must have current government-issued (U.S. - federal or state) picture id.

  • Associated topics: air, air monitoring, environmental science, epa, farm, food, sustainability, sustainable, water monitoring, wetlands * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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