This position will assist in habitat projects and game area maintenance in Wayne, Monroe, and Lenawee counties. This position requires someone who has several years of experience in safely operating and maintaining tractors and farm equipment. The position also requires someone who is proficient in using hand/power tools, including a chainsaw, while doing game area maintenance. Tasks may include picking up trash, posting signs, blocking ORV access, mowing (fields and parking lots), planting crops/grasses, painting gates and trail maintenance. This position will also assist with goose and duck banding.
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