Rangeland Management Tech – GSENM BLM

Position Type: Internship

Open until: 9/1/2017

Wage: $13.68 – 15.84 per hr DOE

Location: Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument (Kanab)

Description:

THIS INTERNSHIP IS BASED AT BLM Kanab Field Office

Interns selected for these positions will have a variety of opportunities to conduct inventorying, monitoring, and assessing range conditions as part of the AIM (Analyze, Inventory, and Monitoring) program; and/or weed management utilizing weed control equipment and techniques. Interns will be working with a wide variety of natural resource, cultural resource, and Government employees. This position may require work on the weekends and limited overnight camping.

Living Conditions: Must provide own living quarters. Kanab is a rural community with limited services available

Qualifications:

Some experience in one or all of the following is helpful but not necessary to apply for the internship position: natural resource management, biology, physical science, or botany. Experience with herbicide (weed) treatments is a plus. Must have valid driver’s license. Background check required upon selection.

Weekly Work Schedule: 40 hours per week, Mid May – End of August

Work Environment: Intern will be exposed to a variety of weather conditions (temperatures 45 – 105+ degrees).

Application Instructions:

  1. Go to iicinternships.com
  2. Click on the IIC Application on the right hand side. This will download a word document of the IIC Internship Application.
  3. Fill in the application (this can be done on your computer).
  4. Save application and email it to Alan Bate a abate@blm.gov  in the subject line put IIC INTERNSHIP APPLICATION You can also print your application and bring it to Miranda Gubler at the IIC offices.

Submit IIC application, resume, transcripts, and cover letter describing how this internship will benefit both the BLM and applicant. Applications must be received by September 1, 2017

Contact Information:

  • Alan Bate, Rangeland Management Specialist Contact for Range AIM Emphasis Internships (435) 644-1224 abate@blm.gov
  • Raymond Brinkerhoff, Botanist Contact for Range Botany Emphasis Internships (435) 644-1228 rbrinker@blm.gov

ALL IIC INTERNSHIPS MUST BE TIED TO AN ACADEMIC CREDIT such as: Departmental internships, EDGE, Practicums, UNIV-2890, Etc.

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