Water Conservation – NPS – Pipe Spring National Monument

Position Type: Internship

Open until:  April 29, 2018

Wage: $12.86/hr + D.O.E.

Location: Pipe Spring National Monument, Fredonia, AZ

Description:

The position works with the Resource Management Program and will focus on water conservation efforts and public outreach. Help make a difference by completing an individual project to conserve water on the monument or develop outreach materials to inform and motivate others to conserve. This position will help protect the monument’s natural springs for future generations and will help preserve the rich cultural history that this water source has supported. Multiple opportunities for the right candidate to research, design, and implement their own project- then track the impacts through the field season. Come make a difference and build a marketable set of real-world skills to carry you forward.

 

Work Schedule: May-September (summer season); up to 40 hours/week; some projects may be extended into the fall on a part-time basis

 

Housing: Park housing may be available at a cost of $350-$400/month

Qualifications:

The candidate will ideally have strong writing ability, attention to detail, proficiency with Microsoft programs, ability to work independently and as part of a team, positive attitude, and excellent time management skills. Candidates with an interest in environmental sciences, resource management, horticulture, education, water conservation, or public outreach are encouraged to apply.

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 brian_black@nps.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 April 29, 2018.

Contact Information:

NAME: Brian Black

EMAIL brian_black@nps.gov

PHONE NUMBER (928) 643-7105

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