Job Opportunities with DCSWCD
SUMMER INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY
Conservation Technician Intern
Location: Dutchess County Soil and Water Conservation District
2715 Rte 44, Suite 3
Millbrook, NY 12545
(845) 677-8011 ext. 3
General Statement of Duties:
Intern will assist field staff in the collection and analysis of field data in support of the Conservation District mission and programs.
Types of duties could include, but are not limited to, inventorying road stream crossings, surveying of a stream segment for bank stabilization/repair work, resource management practice designs to be incorporated into a farm conservation plan, design and installation assistance of dry hydrants for rural fire protection, creating educational material, assisting with hydroseeding projects.
Student interested in conservation, environmental and agricultural management and design;
Student in an Engineering, Engineering Technology, Natural Resources, or Environmental program preferred;
Drafting and/or surveying background helpful. GIS and ArcMap experience a plus.
Must have a valid driver’s license.
Compensation: College Course Credit or Hourly Pay
Send the résumé and letter of interest:
Erin W. Sommerville
Dutchess County SWCD
2715 Rte 44 Suite 3
Millbrook NY 12545
Deadline to apply: March 3rd, 2023