2715 RT 44, Millbrook NY, 12545
(845) 677-8011 ext. 3

Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities with DCSWCD





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.


Minimum Requirements:


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


To Apply:

Send the résumé and letter of interest:



Mail to:

Erin W. Sommerville

Dutchess County SWCD

2715 Rte 44 Suite 3

Millbrook NY 12545




E-Mail to:




Deadline to apply: March 3rd, 2023