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Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Employment Announcement


Contact: Joseph K Fieweger

Location: Woodruff Service Center, 8770 Highway J, Woodruff, WI 54568

Telephone Number: (715) 385-3355

Hourly Rate: $14.000 per hour.

Start date, duration of position, and hours per week may vary depending on selected candidate's availability.

Dormitory style employee housing is available at Trout Lake Forestry Headquarters in Boulder Junction for $100/month.

Duration: Job starts approximately April 14, 2019

Job Description: Parks and Recreation Specialist LTE

This position will work primarily on the Willow Flowage Scenic Waters Area. The Willow Flowage Scenic Waters Area is a large island studded reservoir within the Northern Highland American Legion State Forest. The property includes 73 miles of shoreline, 106 islands and 7 boat landings. The DNR-managed portion of the property, including the flowage, encompasses more than 30,000 acres where hunting, fishing, paddling and hiking opportunities abound.

Duties of this position will involve maintenance and upkeep of recreational infrastructure including campsites, boat landings, trails, parking areas, and other property facilities. This position will also conduct safety inspections and identify potential hazards. The Parks and Recreation Specialist will also be responsible for the maintenance and repair of various equipment including boats, mowers, ATVs/UTVs, and trailers.This position offers great experience in natural resource and property management. Come join the Department of Natural Resources where you can contribute to rewarding and meaningful work!

Knowledge Required:

Required Qualifications:
- Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
- Must have a valid driver's license and meet requirements to drive a state vehicle
- Ability to work outdoors in all types of weather conditions.
- Experience operating boats, ATVs, UTVs, chainsaws, and pulling trailers.

Preferred Qualifications:
- Experience in light maintenance and landscaping.
- Experience with cleaning/janitorial work.
- Experience maintaining and repairing small engines.

Application Deadline: February 20, 2019

To Apply: Submit resume, cover letter and references to:

Joseph K Fieweger
4125 Forestry Headquarters
Boulder Junction, WI 54512
RE: Job Code 12870

Application materials will be reviewed and the most qualified candidates will be invited for an interview.

Additional Information:

**** Due to the nature of this position the Department of Natural Resources will conduct a comprehensive criminal background check on applicants prior to selection. Pending criminal charge or conviction will not necessarily disqualify an applicant. In compliance with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act, the DNR does not discriminate on the basis of arrest or conviction record.

Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire.

Last revised: 8/21/2019