From: Renee Buck <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at 1:17 PM
To: Jim Schneider <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: Fw: Job Announcement - Habitat Techs - two temporary positions in South Dakota

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Renee K. Buck | Ohio Farm Bill Wildlife Biologist

Pheasants Forever, Inc. and Quail Forever
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From: Sarah Piotraschke <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Tuesday, May 5, 2020 11:58 AM
To: Sarah Piotraschke <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: Job Announcement - Habitat Techs - two temporary positions in South Dakota

Good afternoon –

Please see the attached job description for two temporary Habitat Technicians in Onida & Watertown, South Dakota with Habitat Forever, LLC. These positions will foster the mutual conservation objectives of Pheasants Forever (PF) and South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks (SDGFP) by assisting in the development of upland bird habitat on lands owned by SDGFP throughout South Dakota.  The Habitat Tech. will assist the Habitat Specialist on SDGFP owned public lands by planting and cultivating food plots, improving nesting and brood rearing cover, woody cover plots and other habitat enhancement projects.  These cooperatively funded positions will receive weekly work direction from the Habitat Specialist and SDGFP Regional Habitat Program Managers.  Onsite work will include, but not limited to: small and large equipment operation, equipment transport, site preparation, seed mixing & planting, mechanical & chemical weed control, tillage and mowing practices, fencing, posting and signing, livestock management practices, controlled burning and other agricultural practices.  Wildlife surveys may be conducted and monitoring habitat improvements will be ongoing. The ability and willingness to work long hours during crucial periods of the growing season, and coordinating work activities with SDGFP is required.  Administrative duties will include, detailed record keeping, accomplishment reporting, time management, and coordination with and assisting SDGFP habitat staff with area management plans.  Pheasants Forever organizational training will be provided by PF Regional Wildlife Biologist and PF National Office.  Application deadline is: position will close as soon as we are able to fill it.

To Apply:  Please visit our recruitment website at<;!!HXCxUKc!hczWDnOmuuP1cuq-_Lsrq4OjClr7hWNqZwBIFZdUN_m5VoAJ29rkT4Xl-H16Wwy9hCoS$>.  ONLY ONLINE APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.  Upload all of the following as a single file in either MS Word or Adobe Acrobat: cover letter, resume, two references.  For additional information, please contact Matt O’Connor, Habitat Team Coordinator, at [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> or at (563) 926-2357, or cell (319) 240-4075.

External applicants, please apply online at<;!!HXCxUKc!hczWDnOmuuP1cuq-_Lsrq4OjClr7hWNqZwBIFZdUN_m5VoAJ29rkT4Xl-H16Wwy9hCoS$> .

Internal applicants, please log in to ADP and click on MYSELF > Talent > Career Center.

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Sarah Piotraschke |  HR Specialist
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