|Advertisement Opens: Jan. 19, 2024
|Advertisement Closes: March 31, 2024
|Full Time: No
|Salary: $13.00 - $13.00 Hourly
|Minimum Education and/or Experience:
To be eligible for an AGFC Internship, applicants must meet the following prerequisites:
Selected intern will coordinate directly with his/her college or university to obtain course credit for their work.
|Preferred Education and/or Experience:
The intern must be an eager and outgoing individual who is ready to work outdoors and speak to the public.
Experience with basic computer programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Google is preferred.
|Knowledge, Abilities, and Skills:
Required skills may vary depending on the AGFC position and division. The following skills are typically required for conservation-focused AGFC positions:
|Preferred Knowledge, Abilities, and Skills:
The intern should: be interested in pursuing a career in a conservation-related field; be a quick learner; and have a willingness to undergo on the job training. Prior knowledge of Arkansas native flora and fauna and a love for the outdoors is strongly recommended.
Other preferred skills:
Office: Forrest L. Wood Crowley's Ridge Nature Center
The AGFC Internship program is designed to help students gain education and practical experience related to the conservation work AGFC performs and to meet hands-on training requirements necessary for students to earn their degree. This training is critical to students pursuing a conservation career and is often the deciding factor in gaining employment after college.
To be determined by the hiring supervisor.
|Specific Duties and Responsibilities:
|Certificates, Licenses, or Registrations:
|Special Job Dimensions:
AGFC interns are paid $13.00 per hour and work approximately 40 hours per week (no more than 400 hours for 10 weeks).
Intern positions will be available through June, July, and August. Flexible work schedules can be established with your division supervisor.
Please upload and attach to this application:
IF THESE DOCUMENTS ARE NOT ATTACHED, YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE DETERMINED INCOMPLETE UNTIL THEY ARE RECEIVED.
If you are unable to attach your documentation, you may email it to Sharon Morris at: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be sure and provide the following in the email subject line: position name and position number. All documents must be received by March 31, 2024.
|Other Specific Information:
The selected intern must be willing to work Saturdays and summer holidays if the facility is open.
As an equal opportunity employer, the Commission will make any reasonable accommodations necessary to ensure equal employment opportunities.