Available Positions

Reports to: Environmental Education Coordinator

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

-Assist and present a variety of environmental and recreational education programs indoors and outdoors for ages 4-adult in various weather conditions.

-Prepare materials, set up facilities, and clean up after programs.

-Assist with caring for live animals including fish, amphibians, reptiles, and birds.

-Assist in camp management. Help set rules and boundaries for campers alongside coworkers.

-Follow all policies and procedures set by Warren County Conservation.

-Other duties as assigned.

Required Education and Skills

Energetic, professional demeanor, positive attitude, and motivated. Experience working with children outdoors or in a classroom setting. Basic knowledge of local ecology, biology, and natural resources. Ability to share and teach information. Good written and oral communication and leadership skills are a must. Ability to sit, stand, walk, kneel, balance, climb, and work in a variety of weather conditions, and the ability to follow written and oral instructions. Must be 18 years of age or older with a valid driver’s license. Must be punctual and responsible.


$12.00-$14.00/hour depending on experience

40 hours a week, some weekend, and overnight hours

Start and end dates may vary, but generally begin in May and end in August.

To Apply:

Applications will be accepted January 26, 2024 until filled.

To apply please email your application form, cover letter and resume, and references to KelseyL@warrencountyia.org.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

The Warren County Conservation Board is now accepting applications for the position of Seasonal Conservation Aide.

The Conservation Aide position is under the general supervision of the Director and the Natural Resource Specialist. Primary duties include general construction, equipment maintenance, vegetation management, and general maintenance of all areas managed by the Conservation Board. Candidates must be knowledgeable in the use of power tools, machinery, and equipment involved in park and land management.


Applicants must be 18 years of age, have a current Iowa drivers license, and have basic knowledge of equipment and tasks associated with park and ground maintenance.


$12.00 per hour.

40 hours per week some weekends.

Start and end dates vary, but generally begin in May and end in August or September.

To Apply:

Applications will be accepted February 2, 2024 until filled.

Please send resume, cover letter, and standard Warren County employment application to Mark Wilson, Director, markw@warrencountyia.org