blog posts Life Sciences Career Trainee (Upward Mobility), Illinois EPA (Des Plaines, IL; due Dec. 9) Dec 3, 2021 1:30 pm25 views Stream and Lake monitoring Life Sciences Career Trainee Opt E (Upward Mobility), Illinois EPA (Des Plaines, IL; due Nov. 15) Nov 5, 2021 1:30 pm21 views Learn to conduct routine field inspections/investigations of hazardous and solid waste management and disposal facilities and remediation sites. (Des Plaines, IL) Conservation Coordinator, Kankakee County Soil & Water Conservation District (Bourbonnais, IL; due Nov. 19) Oct 29, 2021 1:45 pm26 views The candidate must have an associates or bachelor’s degree in agriculture, natural resources, or a related field, with experience in production agriculture preferred. Life Sciences Career Trainee - Opt E (Upward Mobility), Illinois EPA (Springfield, IL; due Nov. 8) Oct 29, 2021 1:30 pm33 views 35% 1. Receives training for a period of six to twelve months duration to gain knowledge in conducting stream and lake monitoring and assessment activities in the Northern, Central, and Southern Monitoring Unit/Central, Surface Water Section, for the Division of Water Pollution Control/Bureau of Water; 25% 2. Receives training in stream and lake monitoring activities to support the Ambient Water Quality Monitoring Network, Intensive Basin Survey, Ambient Lake, Harmful Algal Bloom, and Facility-Related Stream Survey programs; 20% 3. Receives training to assist in activities in support of stream, lake, and watershed related efforts Community Engagement and Environmental Education Coordinator, The Field Museum (Chicago, IL; open until filled) Oct 27, 2021 2:15 pm36 views The Field Museum’s Keller Science Action Center (KSAC) translates museum science into results for conservation and quality of life. The Community Engagement and Environmental Education Coordinator works in the Center’s Chicago Region team and is a member of the Youth Conservation Action initiative, which equips Chicago region youth with the knowledge, skills, and passion to become the region's environmental stewards and sustainability leaders of tomorrow. The Coordinator also coordinates with the Learning Center and the City of Chicago initiative. Primary responsibilities are event planning and design, production and dissemination of nature-based tools, and team support and coordination. Through these efforts, the Coordinator will provide meaningful, hands-on materials and engagement experiences for youth, families, and their communities to connect with green space and nature close to home in culturally relevant ways. Fisheries Wildlife Biologist II, Kansas Dept. of Wildlife and Parks (Clinton, KS; due Oct. 29) Oct 15, 2021 2:45 pm21 views Work involves coordinating fisheries programs and projects, including trout and urban catfish stockings; conducting fish population surveys; supervision of seasonal employees; providing technical services to private landowners and local governing units; coordination and oversight of the cooperators in CFAP in assigned district; administering the Walk In Fishing Access (WIFA) program in assigned district; coordinating information/education efforts with constituents, other divisions and local media; conducting aquatic education programs for the Kansas public, etc. Education Program Coordinator I, McHenry County Conservation District (Crystal Lake, IL; due Oct. 29) Oct 15, 2021 2:15 pm47 views Primary duties are: 1. Develops, promotes, implements and evaluates public natural and cultural history educational programs for audiences of all ages at District sites throughout the County. 2. Supports education programs and process throughout the District and at District events. 3. Prepares written copy for program promotion. Natural Resource Officer I (Game Warden) Testing and Assessment Opportunity Oct 15, 2021 2:00 pm37 views Successful applicants will become part of a pool of eligible applicants that may receive offers for employment as a Natural Resource Officer I, commonly referred to as a Game Warden. Ecological Restoration Technician, Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation (due Nov. 5) Oct 11, 2021 3:30 pm33 views The Northwest Illinois Stewardship Co-op (NISC), a program of the Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation (JDCF), is seeking a full time Restoration Technician. SECS Career Panel (online)- WEDNESDAY, OCT. 20, 6:30-8 p.m. Oct 11, 2021 3:30 pm36 views Illinois Part-Time Job Fair - Fall 2021 Aug 11, 2021 11:30 am46 views Tuesday, September 14 from 12-3 p.m. in Illini Union Rooms A, B, C Secrets of a Recruiter: Job Search Strategies to Get that Interview! (May 25) May 24, 2021 2:45 pm28 views 2021-2022 Campus Sustainability Job Openings, iSEE (deadlines vary) Mar 19, 2021 3:45 pm60 views ANR (Agriculture and Natural Resources) Educator, Georgia Museum of Agriculture (Tifton, GA; open until filled) Oct 23, 2020 3:45 pm10 views GIS Day - November 12 Oct 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. Grand Calumet River Restoration Crew Member Feb 28, 2019 9:30 am1 views In northern Lake County, Indiana, The Nature Conservancy owns or helps manage more than 500 acres containing a mosaic of rich habitats, including globally rare dune and swale habitat. Restoration efforts are geared toward helping delist the Grand Calumet River as an Area of Concern by reinstating beneficial uses related to wildlife and wildlife habitat.