Seasonal Intern/Coop Position - The Hamilton County Soil and Water Conservation District

October 13, 2021 3:39 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Organization: The Hamilton County Soil and Water Conservation District

Hamilton County Conservation District has one temporary position available. This position is for 15-20 hrs/week for a maximum of 360 hours. Position date between January 3 - May 6, 2022 (flexible start and end date).

Duties Include:

Help high school students develop ideas and give feedback on proposals as part of the Caring For

                Our Watersheds competition

Assist in judging proposals and inputting judges’ scores & comments into spreadsheet

Data entry for major projects

Work with outside organizations to collaborate, mentor & plan projects with students

Assist in planning final competition (4/30/22) at Cincinnati Zoo with over 100 attendees

Assist in presenting watershed programs to high school students

Assist in staffing occasional public event displays on weekends and evenings

Prep displays and give-a-ways for events

Possibly produce or assist in production of web, print and/or video content

Other duties as assigned


Skill required:

Basic computer skills in Microsoft Office - particularly Microsoft Excel

Excellent organization skills and ability to handle multiple projects concurrently

Ability to communicate in a professional, accurate and energetic manner to a variety of audiences

A direct working knowledge of watersheds and how humans can impact them

A direct working knowledge of conservation issues as they apply to natural resources

Knowledge of the USEPA - NPDES Phase II Storm Water Regulations a bonus

Work well within a team: respect and support initiative of others; communicate in a timely and

                candid manner with team members and supervisors

Ability to lift at least 25 lbs

Be available on some weekends and evenings, including Saturday 4/30/22

Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance


Transcripts, writing samples and class schedule (if applicable) should be provided upon request.


Hourly salary - $12.00                       Deadline for application - October 29, 2021


Send resume, cover letter and three references to:        

Hamilton County Conservation District

Attn: Gwen Z Roth, Education Specialist

1325 E Kemper Road #115, Cincinnati, Ohio 45246



For more information about the Caring For Our Watersheds contest, please go to

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