Recreation Technician-BLM Cedar

Position Type: Internship

Open until: February 28, 2018

Wage: $12.00-$14.00 per hour/depending on experience

Location: Cedar City

Description:

THIS INTERNSHIP IS BASED AT BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT, CEDAR CITY FIELD OFFICE

Assist the CCFO with a full range of recreation management activities within Beaver and Iron County. The focus will be directed primarily towards maintaining and monitoring recreation facilities, collecting visitor use data, maintaining and constructing mountain bike trails and monitoring Wilderness Study Areas. Interns will gain experience in the following areas: Use of Trafx Counters-(visitor use data), trail maintenance and construction, recreation facility maintenance, Special Recreation Permit processing, GIS and GPS data collection and data management.

Qualifications:

Consideration will be given to applicants that have:

  1. Good communication and interpersonal skills
  2. Experience working outdoors
  3. Ability to navigate across landscapes with the use of map and GPS
  4. Able to operate 4-wheel drive vehicle comfortably in rough terrain.

Applicants who possess these skills and who are pursuing a degree in fields related to recreation, or natural resource management will be given greatest consideration.

ALL IIC INTERNSHIPS ARE REQUIRED TO BE TIED TO THE EARNING OF AN ACADEMIC CREDIT. Credits can be EDGE projects, departmental internships, cooperative education, practicums, assignments, research, etc.

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 Dave Jacobson a djacobso@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 statement of interest. Applications must be received by February 28, 2018

Contact Information:

Dave Jacobson, Outdoor Recreation Planner

djacobso@blm.gov

435-865-3010 work 435-590-9584 cell

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