The reporting location for this position is Ocotillo Wells State Vehicular Recreation Area. This position will work under the supervision of the Administrative Officer II.
The Environmental Services Intern (ESI) will work within the Resources Department to map sensitive vegetation, conduct restoration projects, detect and remove invasive plants, and maintain the native plant nursery. The ESI will also participate in resource protection and cleanup efforts during large-scale special events. The ESI will gather, input, and analyze the data gathered by staff using ArcMap, Excel, and Access software. Under the supervision of lead resource staff, the ESI will write analytical/statistical reports for management review. The ESI may be participate in herbicide application under supervision of a Qualified Applicator. The ESI may work independently and may guide the work of Senior Park Aides/Park Aides. Applicant must be able to safely operate various 4-wheel drive vehicles and tools associated with above tasks. Occasional work at Picacho and Salton Sea State Recreation Areas will occur, which may require overnight stay.
State housing may be available.
This position requires a valid California Class “C” Driver’s license. Please provide proof of eligibility with application. Final candidates are subject to a LiveScan fingerprint clearance. Please see https://www.calhr.ca.gov/state-hr-professionals/Pages/4708.aspx for the minimum qualifications required to apply for this position.