Seasonal Grounds Position

Dodge Nature Center
Jobs - Part Time & Seasonal
West St. Paul, MN

Seasonal Grounds Position

Dodge Nature Center

West St. Paul, MN

 

If you are looking for an opportunity to help develop our new site in Cottage Grove, Dodge Nature Center is the setting for you. Dodge Nature Center is a non-profit organization operating a 460-acre nature preserve within the city of Cottage Grove/West St. Paul/ Mendota Heights. We provide environmental education and outdoor education experiences for thousands of people each year through our school programs, camps and public events. Working for Dodge Nature Center will provide you with opportunities to work with a variety of ages and prepare a new site for our participants to enjoy.

 

Duration: June 1st –August 30th. During that period unpaid breaks will include: July 1-July 5th.  

The part-time Seasonal Position will work approximately 20 hours per week, with flexible scheduling.

 

Compensation:  $12/ hour

 

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with seasonal special events, seasonal projects, restoration
  • Prepare trails and provide maintenance for trails
  • Mapping of trails
  • Mowing of trails
  • Farm Chores
  • Attend and participate in staff meetings

Requirements:

  • Experienced in trail maintenance and mapping
  • Must be self-motivated, flexible, enthusiastic, willing to learn and perform other duties
  • Current First Aid and CPR Certification

Preferred but not required:

  • Experience working with people from diverse cultural backgrounds

 

Application Process: Send cover letter and resume to Signe Hushagen, Operations Coordinator, 365 W. Marie Ave., West St. Paul, MN 55118, or electronically to: shushagen@dodgenaturecenter.org. Application deadline is May 1st 2019.