Central Campus Ylvi Slope Restoration Workers

Position Start Date: end of May/June 1, 2017
Position End Date: early to mid August, 2017
Application Due Date: March 3, 2017 (Applications reviewed as received)
Number of Positions: 2
Work Expectations: 20 hours/week
Pay Rate: $7.25 per hour

This team of two, part-time students will focus on managing central campus naturalized plantings and restorations, including the Ylvi slope oak savanna restoration project, prairie next to Sampson-Hoffland, as well as other high visibility, native plantings on campus.  Students will work on invasive species control, native plantings, and other related work.  

Applicant requirements:

  • must be available to work throughout the summer 2017
  • be willing and able to perform physical work, including weeding, brush cutting, clearing, lifting, etc.
  • happily encounter working conditions with a positive attitude that sometimes includes weather extremes (hot, cold, and sometimes rainy) and mosquitoes.