Fri, Feb 21, 2020
Benton County Iowa

Conservation Aide

Date Posted: 2/10/2020
Department: Conservation
Type of Employment: Part-Time

Seasonal Conservation Aides

Benton County Conservation

DESCRIPTION:   Part-time seasonal positions, 32-40 hrs. per week.  Estimated start date will be the beginning of April through the summer months working on areas managed by the Benton County Conservation Board. 

JOB DUTIES: General park maintenance, facility maintenance, which consists of mowing, trimming, trail maintenance, cleaning restrooms, helping with environmental education programs and other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: Must be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid driver’s license with a good driving record.  Ability to operate various maintenance equipment is preferred.  Applicants may be asked to work in adverse weather conditions and must be able to handle physical activity.  Some weekends and holidays may also be required.  Preference will be given to applicants working towards a degree in Natural Resources.

SALARY: $11.00 - $13.00 per hour, depending on experience

TO APPLY:  Request an application in person from the Benton County Conservation Nature Center, 5718 20th Ave Dr. Vinton, Iowa 52349.  You may also apply online at  Any questions please feel free to contact Benton County Conservation at 319-472-3592.  All applications must be submitted by February 28th, 2020 at 4:30 pm.

All applicants are subject to a background check.  Benton County is an equal opportunity employer.

How To Apply

1. Apply Online
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to complete the online employment
application for this position.

2. Pick up an application in person
Benton County Conservation
5718 20th Ave Dr
Vinton, IA 52349

3. Print the application and mail to:
Human Resources
Benton County Conservation
5718 20th Ave Dr
Vinton, IA 52349