The employer is the Board of Directors of the Solano Resource Conservation District (Solano RCD), and supervision will be from the Education Program Director. This is a temporary position providing environmental outreach and water quality education at Lake Berryessa.
The program runs May 11 – September 11. Required hours will be Saturday and Sunday from approximately 7:30AM to 5:00PM at Lake Berryessa and Monday meetings at Dixon Field Office from 9AM to 1PM. Interns are expected to work all holidays and holiday weekends (including Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Labor Day). Internship duration and schedule may be flexible depending on student availability.
This position is currently located in the Dixon Field Office of the Solano Resource Conservation District in Solano County, California.
Essential Job Functions
Benefits for Lake Berryessa Outreach Interns
Physical Demands/Environmental Factors
Must possess mobility to work in the field and in a standard office setting and use standard office equipment, including a computer; strength, stamina, and mobility to perform medium physical work; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone or radio. Internships listed above bend, stoop, kneel, reach and climb to perform work. Interns must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects necessary to perform job functions.
Interns work in the field and are exposed to loud noise levels, cold and hot temperatures, inclement weather conditions, possible road hazards, chemicals, mechanical and/or electrical hazards, and hazardous physical substances and fumes.
Internships are temporary positions ($16 per hour). Medical, dental, vision and retirement benefits are not provided. Candidates will be required to drive to their primary reporting locations, and mileage will be provided for work-related driving. A work vehicle will be provided on most occasions.
Send cover letter and resume to:
Attn: Marianne Butler
1170 N Lincoln Suite 110 Dixon, CA 95620
Office: 707.678.1655 ext 114/Cell: 567.674.5611
Final Filing Date: Open until Filled