12-week Habitat Restoration Internship via Feral Swine trapping at Atchafalaya NWR / Sherburne WMA Complex. Opportunities to assist with other biological duties on the NWR and WMA.
Living Allowance: $250.00 per week
Relocation Travel: $1,100.00 one time
This position qualifies for an AmeriCorps Education Award.
*All allowances are subject to applicable federal, state, and local taxes.
It is SCA’s policy that all AmeriCorps-required background checks must return cleared results prior to the position’s start; this includes being fingerprinted for the FBI check. Otherwise, the AmeriCorps award will be removed or the position’s start date will be delayed due to non-compliance.
Conditions of Employment
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Position ID: PO-00735379
Expected Dates: July 9, 2023 - September 30, 2023
61389 Hwy 434
Lacombe, LA 70445
Training Provided: Defensive driving
Educational/Recreational Opportunities: On the job training with biologist and technicians. Kayak/canoeing, fishing, bird watching, wildlife observation
Handicap Accessible?: Yes
Main Area of Focus: Wildlife Mgmt
AmeriCorps Eligible: Eligible
Driving Logistics: Required
able to get goods/services in town
Housing or Stipend Provided?
A. Partner will provide suitable housing for the member
General bunkhouse, kitchen access, full bathroom, semi private facility, shared area outside of partitioned area.
US Citizenship: Yes