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Prescribed Fire Internships - Southeastern US

Company: Student Conservation Association
Location: Arlington
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Prescribed Fire Internships - Southeastern US Expected Dates January 3, 2021 to May 21, 2021 Site Student Conservation Association Position ID PO-00730749 The Student Conservation Association (SCA) is offering prescribed fire internship positions in Georgia and Alabama from Jan 2021 - May 2021 (exact dates to be determined depending on host site). Selected interns will work under our host site partners supervision to assist with prescribed burns working with partners like The Nature Conservancy, Georgia Department of Natural Resources, US Fish & Wildlife.When conditions are not ideal for burning, members may assist the partner with other projects which will vary depending on placement. Past projects have included vegetation removal, fire line preparation, equipment maintenance, and other work duties. In addition, members will receive job training, personal development, and natural resource management skills while working with these partners. Certifications provided include: (Some of the below certifications may not be offered at your specific placement. Please confirm with your host partner at the time of the interview) + Fire Training (Red Card S-130, S-190) (Fire Fighter Type II) + Chainsaw Training (S-212) + CPR / Basic First Aid + ATV / UTV Operation + Defensive Driving Compensation will vary depending on placement but will include the following: + $160 - $200/week living allowance, depending on placement site + A one-time ($650 - $1,100) travel allowance (Depending on if a personal vehicle is required) + Housing will be provided by the host partner and will be shared with others. Description of housing will be provided by host partner. + Eligibility for an AmeriCorps education award worth $1,538.36 and for some of our positions enrolling in AmeriCorps will be mandatory. + Fire boots (some host sites provide a $200 allowance to pay for fire boots) Host Partner Sites Include: + Coastal Georgia State Conservation Lands (Brunswick, GA) - Georgia Department of Natural Resources + Moody Forest (Baxley, GA) - The Nature Conservancy Georgia + Northwest Georgia (Box Springs, GA) - The Nature Conservancy Georgia + Piedmont National Wildlife Refuge (Round Oak, GA) - US Fish & Wildlife Requirements: All members are required to pass an arduous pack test to participate in the program. This includes walking 3 miles with a 45-pound weighted vest in under 45 minutes. Members that do not pass the pack test will be dismissed from the program. In addition, prescribed burning is condition-dependent and members may be required to work long hours and/or weekends depending on direction from the partner. Placement:NOTE: Applicants will be placed at a site based on their preference, experience, and qualifications. Applicants will be accepted on a rolling basis, but those submitted by October 5th, 2020 will be given priority with interviews to start in the weeks that follow. + Training Provided Members of this Team will likely participate in the following trainings:-Basic First Aid / CPR training-S212 Chainsaw Certification-S130, S190 Basic Wildland Firefighting- UTV / ATV Operation Main Area of Focus Natural Resources Mgmt Education, Training & Skills Expected Forestry some coursework or experience Ecology & Restoration some coursework or experience Resource Management some coursework or experience Chain Saw Skills some experience Hand Tools competent without supervision Leadership Experience competent without supervision Further Details AmeriCorps Eligible Eligible Driving Logistics Valid Drivers License Needed Housing or Stipend Provided? Yes Housing description differs depending on host site. Indoor/Outdoor Indoor US Citizenship Required

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