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Restoration Ecologist (Intern Supervisor)

Lake States
Posted 2 months ago

Employer: The Prairie Enthusiasts

Location: Dane County and eastern Iowa County, Wisconsin

Application deadline: March 1, 2024

Full position description and application instructions

This is a full-time field position (40 hours/week) leading, supervising, and educating 4-5
college level student interns in hands-on ecological management and restoration of native
prairie, wet meadow, streams, and oak savanna.


Direct and lead interns in the field. Lead by example. Foster a safe, productive, and
educational work environment. Assess the abilities of the interns and be responsible for their
well-being. Provide on the job training to interns in the use of equipment and restoration and
biological survey methods. Provide education about the natural history of the preserves, the
need for restoration/management, and the methods used. Be responsible for equipment care
and maintenance. At the direction of preserve site stewards, develop weekly work plans.

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