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Seasonal Natural Resources Tech

Date Posted:  Jul 30, 2022
Requisition ID:  375844
Location: 

Edinburgh, IN, US, 46124

 

Work for Indiana

Grow your career with the State of Indiana! With more than 50 executive branch agencies, the State of Indiana is a diverse workforce offering employees stimulating and challenging projects across a broad scope of career opportunities. As a State of Indiana employee, you impact the well-being of Indiana’s communities every day.

 

At the State of Indiana, we don’t just talk about diversity and inclusion – Our goal is to create a welcoming, accessible, and equitable workplace, with a workforce that is representative of the State of Indiana population. As a proud equal opportunity employer, reasonable accommodations may be available to enable individuals with disabilities to interview and to perform the essential functions of a role.

 

About the Adjutant General’s Office:


The Adjutant General’s Office (AGO) provides a dynamic workplace while serving the Indiana National Guard at its various facilities throughout the state.  AGO’s programs and projects offer exciting opportunities for professionals in many fields - from maintenance repair to cadre to civil engineers - looking to begin or advance their careers.  AGO offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, as well as an outstanding work/life balance.  AGO offers agency specific benefits, such as a physical fitness program, an opportunity to work an alternative work schedule, and a spot bonus program to reward hardworking employees.
 

Salary:

 

This position typically pays $10 - $13 per hour, depending on qualifications, limited to working 180 calendar days.
 

About the Job

This position serves within the Environmental Management Branch of the Indiana Army National Guard.  The position will conduct tasks that implement the Camp Atterbury Integrated Natural Resource Management Plan (INRMP).

A Day in the Life

Potential duties are widely varied and conducted in support of a full spectrum natural resources management team.  Opportunity exists for hands on experience in numerous natural resources disciplines, with potential assignments in support of any of the activities below.

  • Prescribed fire implementation as a member of a crew
  • Support to forestry including inventory, TSI and timber sale administration
  • Invasive species removal and management
  • Pesticide application
  • Wildlife monitoring
  • White tail deer management and survey
  • Threatened and Endangered Species Monitoring
  • Wildlife trapping
  • Land rehabilitation
  • Grassland improvement and restoration
  • Chainsaw operation
  • Water quality monitoring

What You'll Need for Success:

  • Valid high School Diploma or High School Equivalent (HSE); or one (1) year of work experience.
  • Have and maintain a valid driver's license.
  • Indiana Department of Corrections Work Crew Boss (training & certification provided).
  • Possess or obtain pesticide license of RT or greater.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds several times a day.
  • Ability to stand or stoop for extended periods.
  • Ability to carry a 40-pound pack over rough terrain.
  • Computer skills and knowledge of relevant software (MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Word).
     

Supervisory Responsibilities/Direct Reports:

This role does not provide direct supervision to direct reports.

 

Benefits of Employment with the State of Indiana:

 

This seasonal position does not offer benefits and is limited to 180 working days in an eleven (11) month continuous period  

 

Equal Employment Opportunity:

 

The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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