• Construction/Maintenance • Soil/Watershed • Visitor Information • Fish/Wildlife • General Assistance • Weed/Invasive Species Control
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Provide support to the permanent maintenance staff on a variety of duties. Will include groundskeeping, mowing visitor center and shop area grounds, public lake accesses, interpretive sites and entrance areas with riding lawn mower and weed whipper.There will be some trail maintenance, painting, carpentry projects, minor repair of buildings, sign installation, etc. Other duties as assigned
Interest or background in working on maintenance type projects (mechanics, carpentry, groundskeeping). Must be in good physical condition and ability to work in warm temperatures and sun. Must be able to load mower onto trailer and be able perform general maintenance on equipment (training provided).
Some visitor center duties may be required with this position.
Valid driver’s license and a defensive driving course (provided) is required to operate a government vehicle.
An RV pad with electrical, water and sewer will be provided in exchange for 24 hours/week of service.
Make your home among bald eagles, trumpeter swans, loons and wolves. Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge encompasses 43,000 acres of forests, wetlands, lakes and rivers in NW Minnesota.
3-6 month commitment desirable, minimum of 60 days required.
Can be flexible with start and end dates.
HOUSING & AMENITIES Type: Trailer/RV Pads Description: Small shed for additional storage, picnic table, a clothesline, and laundry facilities. Concrete walk out from gravel RV pad.
WiFi access at RV pads
Small pets may be allowed with permission.