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Seasonal R3 Worker

 

October 12, 2021

Closing Date: when filled

Location:

Tuckahoe Wildlife Management Area
Tuckahoe, Cape May County

Job Duration: mid-November through June, position limited to 900 hours

Job Description:

This position will work under the supervision of the Division's R3 Coordinator and will be responsible for duties that facilitate the managed waterfowl hunt at Tuckahoe Wildlife Management Area. Duties include but are not limited to the following:

  • Gate openings and closures at the Corbin City and Tuckahoe impoundments on hunt days.
  • Verifying and registering hunter parties who are awarded blind reservations, as well as running lottery morning of hunt days.
  • Performing maintenance on blinds as necessary.
  • Checking in and out loaner decoys for hunting parties.

Qualifications:

This position will require a flexible work schedule including mandatory early mornings and Saturdays (approximately 3-3.5 hours before sunrise). The applicant should be in good physical condition (able to lift >50 pounds), be willing to work outside in all types of weather conditions, and able to work independently with little supervision. Applicants must possess a current and valid driver's license.

Preferred Skills

Applicants will possess knowledge of hunting regulations (especially waterfowl-related), knowledge of waterfowl identification, good interpersonal skills, data entry skills, and who are working towards and/or have completed a Bachelor's of Science Degree in a Biological Sciences or Natural Resource Management field.

Compensation: $16-18/hr. (based on experience)

For more information or to apply: please send a letter of interest and resume to ryan.risher@dep.nj.gov.

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Last Updated: September 21, 2021