Natural Resources Intern (Local Candidate Only)

Expected Dates
September 15, 2014 to September 13, 2015
Site
Naval Air Station Jacksonville
Position ID
PO-00473620
Conduct conservation educational activities at the NAS Black Point Nature Center, 30%; maintain native plant/butterfly garden exhibit, 10%; assist with habitat improvement and invasive species control projects, 30%; participate in training and office work, 10%; assist with miscellaneous projects, including wildlife surveys, urban forestry, and technical grounds assistance, 20%.
  • NAS Jacksonville is a master air base located 13 miles from downtown Jacksonville. Located on the St. John’s River the Main Station is over 3,000 acres.
  • Training is available on an “as needed” basis. Every opportunity to enhance members certifications/education will be taken.
  • Conferences, symposiums, training, etc will be offered when there is availability.
Main Area of Focus
Education and Interpretation
Education, Training & Skills Expected
Biology
some coursework or experience
Education
degree minor or extensive experience
Resource Management
some coursework or experience
GPS
some experience
Working with Animals
competent without supervision
Trail Maintenance
competent with supervision
Volunteer Coordination
some experience
Working with Children
competent with supervision