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Park Enhancement Aide
Livermore Area Recreation and Park District
|Description: Application Start Date: April 30, 2019
Application Deadline: June15, 2019 by 5:00 P.M.
Schedule: Schedule varies. Occasional weekends. 20 hours per week.
The Park Enhancement Aide position is geared towards college students enrolled in Environmental studies or Biology or recent college graduates. This position is for the Living Arroyos Program (livingarroyos.org) and will be given hands-on responsibility for implementing environmental improvement projects for the City of Livermore and Zone 7 Water Agency. In this position, you will learn real-world stream management techniques that complement your in-class learning. There will be interacting with and guiding volunteers, gaining leadership skills, and reinforcing their own knowledge by teaching others. Typical duties include: Learning and applying stream maintenance techniques such as soil bioengineering with vegetation cuttings. Implement planting plans, maintain restoration sites, and conduct monitoring as needed. Train, teach, and lead groups of 10-60 volunteers. Drive the work truck and operate equipment such as string trimmers, augers, and water trailers. Participate in educational opportunities with professionals in environmental science and natural resources through monthly field trips.
Please submit a District application and resume online at https://www.calopps.org/livermore-area-recreation-and-park-district. Applicants who do not submit all required documents may not be considered.
Based upon all submitted materials, the applicants presenting the best job-related qualifications will be invited to proceed in the recruitment process.
Under immediate supervision, performs a variety of routine and semi-skilled ecological restoration, plant care, and stream maintenance tasks; participates in monthly volunteer days; and performs related work as required.
|Requirements: Education and Experience:
•High School Diploma or GED;
•Six months of relevant work experience.
•Any combination of training, education, and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
|Special Instructions: Please apply online at: https://www.calopps.org/livermore-area-recreation-and-park-district |
|You may apply for this job online at: https://www.calopps.org/livermore-area-recreation-and-park-district|
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