DOA Intern – Forest Health(Job Id 7605)
Location: Rapid City Post Date: 12/30/2016
Agency: Intern Close Date: 02/10/2017
Employment Type: Intern Description Session: Summer 2017 (May – August)
Position Title: Intern – Forest Health
Supervisor: Marcus Warnke
Location: Rapid City
DEADLINE TO APPLY: February 10, 2017 *A RESUME MUST BE ATTACHED WITH EACH APPLICATION. APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED WITHOUT A RESUME ARE INCOMPLETE AND WILL NOT BE PROCESSED. *APPLICANT MUST BE A FULL-TIME STUDENT (a minimum of 12 credit hours or within 12 credit hours of degree completion).
Position Description: Intern will help with forest insect and disease monitoring, which includes some trapping efforts. This position will also assist with mountain pine beetle surveys, produce a “Don’t Move Firewood” poster, and review and update pest bulletins.
Qualifications: Applicant must be a full-time student at a college or university. Preference will be given to those with junior standing or above by the end of the Spring 2017 semester, or who are currently enrolled at a technical institute and have completed one year (nine months) by the start of the internship. Preference will be given to South Dakota residents and students of South Dakota institutions. In addition, specific Forestry coursework, such as dendrology, forest insect and disease, and general forest management is preferred. Minimum Salary: $10.27 per hour
Apply at: http://bhr.sd.gov/workforus