Current Opportunities: Lenawee County MAEAP Technician, Presque Isle Forestry Assistance Program Forester, MACD Internship. See below for details.
Lenawee Conservation District
The Lenawee Conservation District is seeking a MAEAP Technician to assist with the implementation of MAEAP in Lenawee County through on-farm technical assistance, using farm specific risk assessments, education and conservation plan development to implement practices, and coordinate local, state and federal agency resources to help reduce identified environmental risks, and make progress toward MAEAP verification.
Application Deadline: May 6th, 2013.
Presque Isle Conservation District
Forestry Assistance Program Forester
The Presque Isle Conservation District is seeking qualified applicants to serve as a Forestry Assistance Program Forester to provide private landowners with technical assistance regarding forestry, wildlife habitat and related natural resource concerns, so that they may make informed decisions about the use and management of their forest lands. Successful applicants will have a minimum of a B.S. degree in Forestry. Society of American Foresters Certification is preferred. The forester must enjoy working with the public, possess excellent written and oral skills, be able to complete detailed reports, and have experience in forest management. The position will be based in Rogers City, MI and the service area includes primarily Presque Isle and Cheboygan Counties in the northeast section of the Lower Peninsula, MI.iv>
Application Deadline: 5 pm EST, May 13, 2013. Email a cover letter and resume to Ralph Stedman at rstedmanPICD@speednetllc.com. If you do not receive confirmation of receipt of your resume within 24 hrs, please contact the Presque Isle Conservation District at (989) 734-4000.
Michigan Association of Conservation Districts
The Michigan Association of Conservation Districts hosts internships on a voluntary basis, providing students with the many benefits of hands-on experience and networking opportunities available in a state level natural resource conservation non-profit organization. Students gain new skills, an understanding Michigan's private lands conservation programs, a network of organizations and individuals involved in natural resource conservation work and a greater appreciation for Michigan's natural resources.
Current Internship Positions: MACD is currently accepting applications for summer and fall Marketing and Communications internships and Training internships. The Marketing and Communications intern(s) will support the organization's communications, marketing and fundraising activities, including MACD, Michigan Envirothon and ConserveMIwaters programs. The intern(s) will assist the Executive Director and Envirothon Coordinator/Communications Specialist in communications and marketing activities and participate in the creation and dissemination of written and electronic communications to members, assist in website/social media updates, general office/non-profit management activities. The Training intern(s) will assist in the development and delivery of conservation and non-profit training to MACD members and assist in general office/non-profit management activities.
Applications: To apply for summer and fall internships email your letter of interest, stating summer or fall internship time frame, along with your resume and references to Angela Sandusky, firstname.lastname@example.org.
* MACD will consider creating flexible internships for motivated and especially qualified individuals. For those interested in a flexible internship, please state your interest and your qualifications in your letter of interest.