blog postsMultiple summer positions, Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center (MN)Jan 10, 2020 11:30 am8 views Various job and internship positions available. Deadlines vary.Forestry and Parks Technician, Douglas County (Superior, WI; due 2/2)Jan 10, 2020 11:15 am9 views Student Research Participation Program, Argonne National Laboratory - Summer 2020Jan 9, 2020 11:15 am11 views Apply by March 1, 2020.Conservation Stewardship Coordinator, Openlands (Chicago, IL; open until filled)Jan 9, 2020 11:15 am62 views Fisheries Technician in Yellowstone National Park (due 1/27)Jan 8, 2020 9:30 am35 views Attention seniors! The contact for this position is an NRES alumnus.Education Programs Intern (1 yr.), The Scott Arboretum (Swarthmore College, PA; due 2/15)Jan 7, 2020 11:00 am20 views The Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College - Summer 2020 InternshipJan 7, 2020 9:00 am26 views Apply by February 15, 2020.Minnesota Dept. of Natural Resources - Summer 2020 internshipsJan 6, 2020 10:00 am58 views Apply online by January 31, 2020.Biological Science Technician, USDA-ARS (Las Cruces, NM; due 1/6)Jan 3, 2020 9:30 am28 views Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates, Miami UniversityJan 3, 2020 9:30 am7 views Focus on "Ecology in Human Dominated Landscapes". Rolling admission through January 24, 2020.Seasonal Forester, Colorado State Forest ServiceJan 2, 2020 11:15 am22 views Three positions; apply by 2/4/20The National Great Rivers Research & Education Center Summer 2020 InternshipJan 2, 2020 9:15 am20 views Apply by January 22, 2020.NASA Student Airborne Research Program (SARP) 2020Dec 23, 2019 10:00 am26 views Attention juniors! Apply by January 29, 2020.Two Fellowships at Virginia AquariumDec 20, 2019 10:30 am6 views Fellows are expected to being in May 2020, but the start date is flexible.1. Animal Behavior Research Batten Fellow - apply by 1/30/20202. Sea Turtle and Marine Mammal Stranding Response Batten Fellow - apply by 1/20/2020Davey Tree Jobs and InternshipsDec 18, 2019 3:30 pm52 views Davey Tree is looking for qualified applicants with experience and/or education in forestry and environmental science. Rocky Mountain Youth Corps Seasonal InternshipsDec 17, 2019 10:30 am2 views Summer Intern - Office of Environmental & Energy Programs, SustainabilityDec 16, 2019 9:45 am6 views Environmental Program Intern, Urbana Park District (Urbana, IL)Dec 13, 2019 11:15 am58 views Plant Community Ecology Internship, Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve (East Bethel, MN) Due 2/24/20Dec 13, 2019 10:45 am22 views Research Associate, Environmental Law Institute (Washington, DC) Due 1/21/20Dec 13, 2019 10:30 am41 views Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship - Summer 2020Dec 13, 2019 9:00 am76 views Lake Technician Internship - Summer 2020Dec 12, 2019 3:00 pm30 views During summers at the Discovery Center, located in the heart of Wisconsin’s Northwoods within 1300-lake Vilas County, Lake Technicians will assist with aquatic vegetation surveys, aquatic invasive species (AIS) monitoring and removal, and Clean Boats, Clean Waters (CBCW surveys).Harvard Forest Summer Research Program - 2020Dec 11, 2019 9:15 am34 views Water Monitoring Internship - Summer 2020Dec 10, 2019 10:15 am43 views During summers at the Discovery Center, located in the heart of Wisconsin’s Northwoods within 1300-lake Vilas County, the Water Monitoring Interns are key members in our water-related monitoring and outreach efforts. Interns assist in projects including aquatic invasive species (AIS) monitoring and removal, water quality assessments, and lake level monitoring. Click the post title to learn more.2020 Directorate Fellows Program, U.S. Fish & Wildlife ServiceDec 9, 2019 1:45 pm58 views The Directorate Fellows Program (DFP) is an 11-week fellowship working on projects that support FWS Conservation priorities. The11-week fellowships begin in mid-May/mid-June 2020 and end in August/September2020. See the linked file for details. Apply by January 10, 2020. PWEC Part-time State Coordinator (Illinois) Due 1/10/2020Dec 3, 2019 9:30 am36 views Temporary Fish & Wildlife Biologist I, Nebraska Game and Park (Lincol, NE) Due 12/13Nov 22, 2019 11:45 am6 views Fred S. Bailey Scholarship for Cause Driven LeadersNov 22, 2019 10:45 am0 views The Bailey Undergraduate awards are $3000 awards ($1500/semester) given each year to undergraduate students at the University of Illinois who have demonstrated positive impact and commitment as a result of service, community involvement, leadership, and action. Financial need and academic achievement will also be considered. University of Illinois - Urbana campus undergraduate students in all programs are eligible to apply. For more information or to apply online, visit: www.universityymca.org/bailey Application deadline: February 16, 2020 Contact: Kasey UmlandDirector, Bailey Scholarship ProgramUniversity YMCA217.firstname.lastname@example.orgCivicSpark Fellow Priority Application Open for 20-21 Service YearNov 22, 2019 10:30 am8 views CivicSpark is a Governor’s Initiative AmeriCorps program dedicated to building capacity for local governments to address resilience issues such as climate change, water management, housing, and mobility. The program is currently recruiting 90 recent college graduates who are interested in gaining professional experience and developing technical skills while creating a meaningful and lasting impact on their service community. During their 11-month service year, Fellows will complete research, planning, or implementation projects that provide local government agencies the support they need to advance their sustainability and resilience initiatives.35th Annual Illinois Lakes Management Association ConferenceNov 22, 2019 10:15 am6 views The 35th Annual ILMA Conference will be held March 12-14, 2020 at the iHotel & Conference Center in Champaign, IL. Scholarships are available to attend. Scholarship applications are due December 31, 2019.Environmental Program Intern, Urbana Park DistrictNov 18, 2019 1:15 pm27 views Internships at Anita Purves Nature Center are designed to provide students an opportunity to develop programming and leadership skills in environmental education activities. Interns gain practical experience by working with students, park district staff, and cooperating organizations. See the attached file for details.Wildlife Biologist, USDA APHIS Wildlife Services (Lemont, IL) due 11/18Nov 4, 2019 9:15 am17 views Full-time, term position with the following duties: Compiles and evaluates data on damage or hazards caused by various wildlifespecies. Conducts animal damage control activities. Establishes and maintains cooperative relationships with other agencies, organizations,institutions, industry groups and individuals in meeting program needs and goals.Represents the WS Program at meetings, conferences, and workshops with thesegroups. Assists customers in obtaining migratory bird depredation permits when migratorybirds are causing significant damage to property, agriculture, natural resources andhuman health and safety. Drafts documents required by NEPA, including categorical exclusions andenvironmental assessments at the project level. Recommends areas for potential research or potential involvement inwildlife damage problems in the community. Incumbent assists the National WildlifeResearch Center in projects, as requested. Prepares required scientific and administrative program reports. Collects biological specimens for wildlife disease sampling purposes. Learn about applying to present at the IPRH Undergraduate Research SymposiumNov 1, 2019 2:15 pm0 views The Mellon Group for Environmental Humanities at the Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities (IPRH) is planning a research symposium to take place on May 1st, 2020 centered around the environmental humanities. They are asking students in all disciplines related to the field to consider participating by presenting original research. This does include research conducted on behalf of a class. They will be holding information sessions for interested students on November 4th at 6pm, and November 7th at 5pm in Room 259 of the English Building, and they will have pizza. Direct questions to intern Amanda Watson at email@example.com.Financial Technician, USDA (Peoria, IL) Due 11/6Oct 29, 2019 9:30 am6 views Biological Science Laboratory Technician, USDA (Peoria, IL) Due 11/6Oct 29, 2019 9:00 am17 views Research Park Employer Panel - October 29Oct 25, 2019 2:00 pm7 views Learn about companies located in the Research Park on campus, the types of jobs panel members have, and how to find and apply for positions on Tuesday, October 29 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the ACES Library Heritage Room. More information at https://illinois.joinhandshake.com/events/314806/share_previewGIS Day - November 12Oct 25, 2019 1:45 pm10 views GIS Day is set for Tuesday, November 12, 2019 in the Illini Union Rooms B & C. Various events will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be a panel discussion about career and internship opportunities from 1:00-1:50 p.m. See http://gisday.illinois.edu/ for a complete schedule.Peace Corps Information Session - November 12Oct 25, 2019 1:45 pm4 views The campus recruiter for Peace Corps, Sydney Lazarus, will provide an information session about opportunities in the Environmental Sector of the Peace Corps on Tuesday, November 12 from 4-5 p.m. in W-121 Turner Hall. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.Staff Forester I, Texas A&M Forest Service (Kirbyville, TX)Oct 25, 2019 9:45 am6 views Small Farm Internship, Student Sustainable Farm (UIUC) Due 12/12Oct 22, 2019 11:30 am42 views Administrative Assistant, Environmental Law & Policy Center (Chicago, IL)Oct 18, 2019 9:00 am35 views Research Coordinator, Lincoln Park Zoological Society (Chicago, IL)Oct 11, 2019 10:30 am40 views Game and Park Program Specialist Engineering Division, Nebraska Game & Parks (Lincol, NE) Due 10/18Oct 11, 2019 9:30 am9 views Administrator - Climate Solutions, MacArthur Foundation (Chicago, IL)Oct 8, 2019 9:15 am41 views Environmental Program Manager, Illinois Farm Bureau (Bloomington, IL)Aug 14, 2019 9:15 am19 views IAA is seeking an Environmental Program Manager. Under the direction of Director of Environmental Policy, this position develops and coordinates the organization’s programs, communications and information involving natural resource and environmental issues. Assists county Farm Bureaus in planning and implementing informational programs on natural resource and environmental issues.Associate Director of Natural Resource Policy, IL Farm Bureau (Bloomington, IL)Aug 14, 2019 8:45 am2 views IAA is seeking an Associate Director of Natural Resource Policy. Under the direction of the Director of Environmental Policy, this position advocates on behalf of the organization in the promulgation, implementation and enforcement of natural resource regulation affecting Illinois agriculture. Maintains liaison with state and federal agencies as they are involved with natural resource issues. Develops and coordinates the organization's natural resource programs, communications and information.STEWARDSAug 7, 2019 11:45 am8 views RED STEM NATIVE LANDSCAPES, INC is hiring stewards to care for its native plant landscapes. Candidates must have at least one year working with native plants in the Midwest and at least two years of experience caring for plants. Stewards must have strong attention to detail, ability to work independently and in teams, ability to interact with clients and represent Red Stem to the public. Stewards work outdoors maintaining a variety of native plant gardens throughout the Chicago area and need to be able to: identify common native plants, weed, plant, mulch and lift 50 lbs. Ability to drive a pick-up truck preferred but not necessary. This is a part-time (20 Hours per week) seasonal position through the end of October, 2019. Full-time positions will be available April, 2020. Pay is $16 - $18/HR depending on experience. www.redstemlandscapes.com CONTACT: Carolina Escrich 773 454 4800 Carolina@redstemlandscapes.comResearch Assistant I (2 positions), The Morton Arboretum (Lisle, IL)Aug 6, 2019 9:00 am5 views The Morton Arboretum is seeking candidates for two full-time Research Assistant I positions (one in Forest Ecology and one in Tree Conservation Biology). Research Assistants participate in laboratory and/or field operations for research programs in the Center for Tree Science, a global hub of research and expertise focused entirely on trees. Research Assistants at The Morton Arboretum are involved in all aspects of research: designing studies, planning and executing laboratory and field work, utilizing a variety of scientific instruments, assisting with lab management, testing protocols, training volunteers, organizing data, performing analysis, reading scientific literature, interpreting results, and editing manuscripts. The Morton Arboretum strongly emphasizes professional development. There will be opportunities to collaborate on scientific publications, present research at scientific meetings, and build new skills. No application deadline is specified, but a start date of early Fall 2019 is preferred. See full article for more details on the positions and how to apply.NRES Summer Field Day, Saturday June 29thJun 14, 2019 1:45 pm99 views Saturday, June 29th, NRES volunteers and prospective students will participate in stewardship activities at Deer Grove Forest Preserve in Palatine, Cook County's oldest preserve (http://fpdcc.com/deer-grove/). Read the full article for details.Biological Science Technician (Wildlife), USDA APHIS (Peoria, IL) due 6/3May 29, 2019 10:30 am3 views The United States Department of Agriculture's Animal Plant Health Inspection Service is hiring a Biological Science Technician (Wildife) to be located in the Peoria, IL area. This is a full time term appointment (initial appointment not to exceed 13 months but may be extended up to 4 years).