River Partnersâ€™ is looking for qualified students to help us with our habitat restoration projects on Californiaâ€™s rivers. Summer interns spend time hiking outdoors collecting and analyzing plant and wildlife data which helps us design better habitat restoration projects in the future.
This position entails long strenuous days monitoring vegetation in the summer heat, data entry and management, and a self-directed research project pertaining to riparian restoration. To qualify, you must be a student working towards a degree in biology, natural resources or related field.
This is a paid opportunity for eight weeks over the summer of 2021. Successful employment through this position provides a great opportunity to learn about large scale horticultural restoration, vegetation monitoring techniques, riparian ecology, GIS software and riparian plant and animal identification. Forty hour work weeks will be expected and early morning work days starting at 6 am are not uncommon for this position. Housing is not provided.
Dates: 6/2021 through 8/2021
Duration: 8 weeks, possibility of extension
Location: Chico, Sacramento, Turlock, San Diego CA
Salary/Rate: Full time $14/hr
Please see attached job announcements for more information.
Starts: March 15, 2021 0:00am
Ends: April 16, 2021 0:00am