Sioux County Conservation Board Hiring Seasonal Help

Sioux County Conservation Board is looking to hire seasonal help at Oak Grove, Big Sioux Recreation Area and Sandy Hollow Recreation Area. Whether you are a college student looking for a summer job, high school student exploring career options, or a retired adult looking for something to keep you busy during the summer months we have positions available. If you enjoy interacting with people and handing out information the Registration Booth Attendant position is perfect for you. Hours vary including weekends, evenings, holiday and weekdays.

If you are one that enjoys mowing, working with your hands, cleaning and other projects the Seasonal Park Technician position is for you. Hours are Monday to Friday, with some variances as needed.

See below for further information on positions and starting wages.

Registration Booth Attendants
The registration booth attendant will operate at either the Big Sioux Recreation Area, near Hawarden, IA and/or Sandy Hollow Recreation Area, near Sioux Center, IA. Primary responsibilities include: registering vehicles upon entering park, selling firewood and snacks, renting canoes/kayaks, cleaning of assigned areas and other tasks as assigned. Position to include: weekday, weekend, evening and holiday some hours.

Seasonal Park Technician
Seasonal park technicians will assist the full-time Park Ranger/Maintenance Technicians in day to day operations of the parks and facilities. Duties include but not limited to: mowing, cleaning restrooms and facilities, cutting firewood, staining, running farm equipment, register park users, maintain records and much more.

Applicants interested in the season park technician position should have the ability to engage in physical work, previous experience with maintenance, landscaping and farm equipment. Must have an interest in the outdoors and working with people of all ages. Prefer education or training in environmental education, natural resources, wildlife biology, biology/ecology or related field is preferred, but not required.

All applicants must be able to effectively communicate orally and in writing, apply knowledge and common sense to solve problems and/or achieve work objectives. Must possess a current valid driver’s license, be 16 years of age or older, and undergo background checks in reference to driving record, criminal history and child abuse registry.

Salary: $9/hour dependent on experience.
Deadline for applications is March 30, 2018. Please click the link below to print off an application and return to:

Sioux County Conservation Board

4051 Cherry Ave

Hawarden, IA 51023

Click here for application.