2021 Summer Internship – APPLICATION SESSION CLOSED

Mary Doucette, BCT 2020 Summer Intern and Jon Bruce,
BCT Land Stewardship Coordinator at BCT’s Vernal Pool Kiosk

***WE ARE NO LONGER TAKING APPLICATIONS FOR THIS POSITION***

Brewster Conservation Trust Summer 2021, Land Stewardship Internship program

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The intern will work independently and with BCT volunteer teams to assist in stewarding BCT properties under the supervision of the BCT Land Stewardship Coordinator.  Activities may include:

  • Implementing the land management plans of BCT including brush-mowing, weed-whacking, pruning, and clearing debris on trails and properties
  • Improving identified spaces to accommodate public access/use
  • Managing invasive plant species; restoring plant and wildlife habitat
  • Helping to organize and implement outreach activities and events

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Willingness to perform physical labor in the outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Ability to safely operate power equipment (i.e., weed whacker, brush mower)
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong interpersonal skills; flexibility; self-motivation
  • A college student, with enrollment in a bachelor’s degree program in natural sciences, environmental studies, land conservation, or related field preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft Office programs (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Publisher, etc.), and ArcVIew GIS mapping is preferred
  • Experience in landscaping, horticulture, or conservation stewardship a plus

CLICK HERE to read the full job description and learn how to apply.

Application Deadline: March 3, 2021

 

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