This position requires the ability to work independently. Job duties may include posting boundaries, clearing brush, cutting trees, mowing, farming, assisting with dike and channel construction, equipment maintenance, parking lot maintenance, building maintenance, pesticide application, wetland and upland maintenance, banding waterfowl, and other duties as assigned. Employees will be required to keep daily work records.
The Wildlife Division hires more than 55 seasonal employees during the spring/summer season to work at the various locations throughout the state, including State Field Offices, DNR Customer Service Centers, and the State Game Areas. These positions are perfect for college students, those looking to re-enter the workforce and seniors or retirees looking to be involved in the outdoors. Seasonal staff help in several areas, such as:
Assisting with wildlife habitat maintenance and improvement, which may include cutting clearings and adjusting water levels.
Mowing, landscaping and facility maintenance duties.
Handling tasks related to wildlife surveys, nuisance animal control and equipment operation and maintenance.
For more information please visit: www.michigan.gov/DNRJobs (Seasonal Wildlife Positions)
to apply: https://www.michigan.gov/documents/dnr/SELP_wld_ncw_application_681188_7.pdf