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Kankakee Sands Field Technicians – Indiana Chapter

The Nature Conservancy in Indiana Morocco, Indiana
Deadline Jan 25, 2019
Job Type Seasonal / temporary

The Nature Conservancy in Indiana is seeking a crew of Field Technicians for its 8,400 – acre Kankakee Sands Preserve located in Morocco, Indiana.  This prairie and savanna complex is home to over 7,000 acres of planted prairie and the Conservancy’s newest bison herd established in 2016.  The Field Technicians will participate in preserve operations and work as a team on prescribed fires, invasive species control, and native seed collection and processing

The ideal candidates will have a high school diploma and 6 months of related experience.  They should be able to recognize plant and animal species and have experience operating and repairing field equipment (such as chainsaws and tractors).  Candidates must currently possess, or be able to obtain, qualifications of a Fire Fighter Type 2 (FFT2) and achieve the physical fitness standard as determined by the local Fire Manager and the TNC Fire Manual.

HOW TO APPLY

If you have a personal passion for conserving and protecting the natural world with a belief in the mission, principles, and values of The Nature Conservancy’s approach to conservation, please visit http://www.nature.org/careers and search for Job ID# 47222 for more information and to apply.  Deadline to apply is 11:59 PM EST on January 25, 2019.

When you apply, please indicate that you are responding to the posting on Conservation Job Board.
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