City of Winter Haven – Natural Resources:
Seeking a candidate to join our team that is committed to maintaining and improving our City’s unique natural resources. As part of our division, you will get the opportunity to assist with several ongoing projects examining lake water quality, aquatic vegetation, urban forestry, low-impact-development, and stormwater education. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working in a group setting, have some biology background (some education or experience), and be able to work outside.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Assists with Natural Resources activities, including hydrologic monitoring, public outreach events, and land management. Must be proficient with Microsoft Office. Operates office and maintenance equipment, including but not limited to a computer, telephone, scanner, copier, and other equipment. Transports, manages, and supervises the use of kayaks in order to assist children and young adults in familiarizing themselves with natural resources and their functions. Safely operates a City vehicle and motorboat to perform work in the field and on the water. This is not intended to be an all-inclusive listing of essential job functions; the performance of other essential functions may be required.
We’re hiring for our part-time scientific aide position! If you love working outdoors or have a passion for natural resources this is a great opportunity to develop a broad range of skills and work as part of our team dedicated to enhancing & preserving Winter Haven’s beautiful environment! Apply here: https://tinyurl.com/NRD-job-sci-aide