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Conservation Stewardship Initiative Intern

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The Nature Conservancy
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Strong City, KS
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Published 25 days ago

About TNC

Since 1951, The Nature Conservancy has been doing work you can believe in protecting the lands and waters that all life depends on. As a science-based organization, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s toughest challenges so that we can create a world in which people and nature thrive.

We’re rooted in our Mission and guided by our Values, which includes a Commitment to Diversity and Respect for People, Communities, and Cultures. We know we’ll only achieve our Mission by hiring and engaging a diverse workforce that reflects the communities in which we work. Whether it’s career development, work/life balance, or a rewarding mission, there’s lots of reasons to love life #insideTNC. Our goal is to cultivate an inclusive work environment so that all of our colleagues around the globe feel a sense of belonging, and that their unique contributions to our mission are valued.

The Nature Conservancy has launched a new program, called the Conservation Stewardship Initiative, to help landowners maintain and enhance the conservation value of eased properties within the Flint Hills.


Position Summary

The Conservation Stewardship Initiative Intern (Intern) will help advance the Conservation Stewardship Initiative through fieldwork and computer analysis. The Intern will work 35 hours per week for up to 12 weeks from June through August and will be paid $12.80 per hour.


Qualifications and Experience

  • Applicant must be either an undergraduate student from a fouryear Kansas college or university; or a graduate student in a degree granting program at a Kansas college or university. Students who graduate in the spring are eligible to apply.
  • Ability to operate various types of equipment in a safe and efficient manner (e.g. lawn mower, chainsaw,UTV, ATV or OHV, two‐way radio, or similar equipment) – training will be provided.
  • Must be able to obtain related licenses or certifications as required. (e.g. First Aid, CPR, herbicide or pesticide application) – resources to acquire will be provided.

 

How to Apply

To view the full position description and apply, please visit https://careers.nature.org. Applications will be reviewed in the order they’re received, and the position closes 10:59pm (Central Time) April 2nd, 2021.

If you experience technical issues, please refer to our applicant user guide or contact applyhelp@tnc.org.

The Nature Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply. Please visit our career center for a full list of all our open positions globally – new positions are posted often!

About TNC

Since 1951, The Nature Conservancy has been doing work you can believe in protecting the lands and waters that all life depends on. As a science-based organization, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    June 1, 2021
  • End Date
    August 31, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    April 2, 2021
  • Payment
    Hourly
  • Hours Per Week
    35 hours per week

How to Apply

Location

On-site
2480 Kansas 177, Strong City, KS 66869

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