Position Start Date: end of May/June 1, 2014
Position End Date: mid to late August, 2014
Application Due Date: March 3, 2014 (Applications reviewed as received)
Number of Positions: 3
Work Expectations: 40 hrs/wk
Pay Rate: $7.25 per hour
Full time positions transition to part time (5 hrs/week) during the 2014/2015 school year
Are you looking spend time outdoors in the prairies and woods on the Luther campus and want to gain job skills in natural areas stewardship? Come be a part of Luther’s Land Stewardship Team. This is an excellent opportunity to get hands-on experience with restoration and management of natural areas, including management of invasive species, trail building and maintenance, prescribed burns, vegetation monitoring/research and more. Applicants will work 40 hours/week summer 2014 and approximately 5 hours/week during the school year (Fall 2014/Spring 2015).
“What I like most about working this summer was seeing all of the Luther land off trail… I also really enjoyed being able to see the difference my work made. Transforming buckthorn thickets to open woodland, and garlic mustard "carpets" to woodland shrubbery was very rewarding work. ” – former land stewardship intern
Please submit second part of application and direct any questions to Prof. McNicoll:
Natural Areas Land Manager
Assistant Professor, Department of Biology
190C Sampson Hoffland Laboratories
Note: unfortunately seniors cannot apply - interns must have current student status and work will continue past May 2014 graduation.