Lake Champlain part-time Boat Launch Stewards 2012

Lake Champlain Basin Program

Deadline: April 17, 2012

Contact Name: Meg Modley

mmodley@lcbp.org | http://www.lcbp.org/jobs.htm

The Lake Champlain Basin Program is pleased to be seeking part-time boat launch stewards to deliver interpretive invasive species spread prevention messages to boaters on Lake Champlain during the summer of 2012.

The Lake Champlain Basin Program is pleased to be seeking part-time boat launch stewards to deliver interpretive invasive species spread prevention messages to boaters on Lake Champlain during the summer of 2012.

Boat Launch Stewards will interact with the public and gather lake-user information while greeting visitors to Lake Champlain and familiarizing the public with invasive species information. Stewards will be requested to work eight hour days for approximately twenty-four hours per week at select boat launches around Lake Champlain from Memorial Day to Labor Day weekend. Stewards will be required to work most weekends. One or two weeks off by prior arrangement can be accommodated during this period. Required training session will be held May 21st -23rd, 2012 in Paul Smiths, New York and Grand Isle, Vermont.

The successful candidate will be well organized and have experience speaking with the public, recording data in the field, and using Microsoft Excel. Basic familiarity with boaters and anglers will be helpful. Highly motivated individuals having familiarity with invasive species and/or water recreation experience are encouraged to apply.

Send resume, a letter of interest including a description of relevant experience, and the names and contact information of two or more references by Tuesday, April 17, 2012 as indicated above.
You may find application instructions at:
http://www.lcbp.org/jobs.htm

Thank you!

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Meg Modley
Lake Champlain Basin Program
Aquatic Invasive Species Management Coordinator
54 West Shore Rd., Grand Isle, VT 05458
work 802.372.3213 x215
fax 802.372.3233
mmodley@lcbp.org
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