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Company: State of Illinois
Location: Ramsey
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Agency: Department of Natural Resources Work Site: Ramsey Lake State Recreation AreaCounty: Fayette Job Type: Hourly Part Time Closing Date/Time: 04/29/2021 Salary: $ 11.00 Number of Vacancies: 2 PI# 5639, PI# 5640 Plan/BU: A CONSERVATION WORKER APPLICATION IS REQUIRED FOR THIS JOB POSTING You WILL NOT be considered for the position if you attach a CMS100, CMS100b or any other document that is not the IDNR Seasonal Conservation Worker Application. Please visit ( ) for the IDNR Seasonal Conservation Worker Please visit ( ) for the CMS 284A Authorization for Release of Criminal Information and the CMS 284B Self-Disclosure of Criminal History form. NOTE: Incomplete applications and/or failure to include selective service number and legible copy of valid driver's license will disqualify applicant for employment consideration. Agency Mission Statement Charged with preserving, protecting, and promoting Illinois natural resources, Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) employees oversee water, wildlife, wetlands and oil wells, parks, historic sites - and everything in between. Employment opportunities vary greatly, often providing employees the chance to work indoors and out in a dynamic yet relaxed environment. The Office of Land Management (OLM) oversees nearly 400 individual parcels of land and institutes a wide variety of programs and activities advocating outdoor recreation through sustainable use, conservation and preservation. The Historic Sites Division of the Office of Land Management oversees over 57 Historic Sites, Monuments, and Memorials. OLM facilitates activities from small group interpretive programming at Historical Sites, to hiking, hunting, fishing, boating, and camping. The Office of Land Management is seeking individuals with a desire to aid the DNR with the maintenance and cleanliness of the state's parks and historic sites. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Short Description Under immediate supervision, performs routine manual labor in maintaining the safety and visualaspects of the site. Job Responsibilities Cuts grass, weeds, and brush; cleans culverts; loads and uploads trucks and cars; applies patches to concrete and asphalt to road surfaces.Assists in servicing equipment; cleans, repairs and erects signs.Digs post holes; repairs fences.Rakes lawns, shovels snow, unloads coal.Cuts and hauls firewood; paints and repairs equipment; directs traffic as required.May issue camping permits and assign camping spaces. Makes periodic rounds of the park watching for fires, prowlers, ect.Performs other duties as required or assigned.Knowledge, Skills & Responsibilities Requires elementary knowledge of the materials, tools, equipment and practices essential to ground and building maintenance.Requires ability to understand and follow simple oral and written instructions.Requires ability to maintain satisfactory working relationships with other employees and the general public.Requires ability to operate simple equipment, machinery and tools.May require good physical condition to perform strenuous manual labor tasks.May require ability to become knowledgeable about state and federal fish, game and hunting laws.May require ability to answer questions in a tactful manner, to read, understand and interpret significant aspects of the Natural Resources or Historic Preservation site.Work Hours: Variable Hours Work Location: Ramsey Lake Road Ramsey IL 62080 Agency Contact: Job Function: Sciences and Natural Resources IDNR

Keywords: State of Illinois, Decatur , CONSERVATION/HISTORIC PRESERVATION WORKER - 0931700 1 1 1 1, Other , Ramsey, Illinois

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