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Thank you for your interest in employment at the Missouri National Recreatonal River. During the summer season, the national park seeks college students, professionals, and other qualified individuals from numerous academic disciplines and trades for a wide variety seasonal paid and internship positions. We will be filling the following positions for the 2019 summer season:

  • Summer Biological Science Technician (GS-05 / $16.00/hr)
    Interested candidates with a four-year degree or combination of experience and education are encouraged to apply. Job duties include assisting with research projects, habitat restoration, and maintenance of park property and facilities. Jobs start in May and end in August or September. Only online applications are accepted from February 20 to February 25, 2019. Information about the positions and to apply begins on February 20 on USAJOBS.GOV. To search for this job listing on USAJOBs, enter the JOB ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: MW-1542-MNRR-19-10413211-DE into the "Keywords" search bar or enter (Yankton South Dakota) into the "Location" search bar. For more information call 605-665-0209 extensions 30 or 24.
  • Student Trainee Park Guide (GS-03 / $12.74/hr)
    Current students and individuals accepted for enrollment in a qualifying educational program are encouraged to apply. Job duties include talking to people, providing information, conducting guided walks encompassing the park’s natural and cultural history, assist in river paddle trips, and staff visitor contact areas. Only online applications are accepted from February 25, 2019 until March 1.
    Information about the positions and to apply begins on February 25 on USAJOBS.GOV. To search for this job listing on USAJOBs, enter the JOB ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: MW-1542-MWWO-19-10358857-DE into the "Keywords" search bar or enter (Yankton South Dakota) into the "Location" search bar. For more information call 605-665-0209 extension 28.

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Last updated: February 11, 2019

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