GFP Intern – Game Staff – South Dakota

Agency
South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks
Location
Rapid City, SD
Job Category
Internships
Salary
$10.49 per hr
Start Date
01/01/2018
Last Date to Apply
10/20/2017
Website
http://bhr.sd.gov/workforus
Description
Session: Spring (January - May) Position Title: Intern - Game Staff (2 openings) Supervisor: Melinda Nelson Agency: Game, Fish & Parks Location: Rapid City DEADLINE TO APPLY: October 20, 2017 EMAILED APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. PLEASE VISIT THE BHR WEBSITE TO APPLY: http://bhr.sd.gov/workforus *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 assist with various wildlife management duties across the western 1/3 of South Dakota. Duties may include but are not limited to, assisting with helicopter, drop net or sedation captures; deer, turkey, bighorn sheep and/or elk surveys and prairie dog control. Intern may also assist with wildlife damage abatement such as fencing, paneling or hazing for deer or turkeys. Start dates are flexible but ideally will be on or around January 1st with a flexible end date but possible extension to October 31st. Qualifications: Applicant must be a full-time student at a college or university and have sophomore standing or above by the end of the Fall 2017 semester, or must currently be 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. Candidate should have a strong ability to work independently with little supervision. Most work occurs outdoors during early morning or late evening/night time hours and during inclement weather. Preference will be given to those pursuing a degree in wildlife management or related field but all candidates with an interest in wildlife management are encouraged to apply. Minimum Salary: $10.49 per hour Apply at: http://bhr.sd.gov/workforus South Dakota Bureau of Human Resources 500 East Capitol Pierre, SD 57501-5070 Telephone: 605.773.3148 Fax: 605.773.4344 "An Equal Opportunity Employer"
Qualifications
Qualifications: Applicant must be a full-time student at a college or university and have sophomore standing or above by the end of the Fall 2017 semester, or must currently be 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. Candidate should have a strong ability to work independently with little supervision. Most work occurs outdoors during early morning or late evening/night time hours and during inclement weather. Preference will be given to those pursuing a degree in wildlife management or related field but all candidates with an interest in wildlife management are encouraged to apply.
Contact Person
Melinda Nelson
Contact eMail
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