PAID INTERNSHIPS AVAILABLE – FALL 2019
The Land Conservancy of New Jersey has several paid internships available in our Stewardship Department. The work of the Stewardship Interns would take place primarily in Mount Olive Township. These internships can be either a part-time or full-time opportunity. The successful candidates will be expected to have a car in order to get to our locations.
The Stewardship Intern will assist with landscaping and restoration activities including mowing,
weed trimming and removal and treatment of invasive species, including monitoring invasive
plant removal by goats and sheep (minimal or no direct contact with animals). They will also
assist with property baseline and monitoring reports at our Preserves. Familiarity with handheld
GPS units and the Forest Service iTree software a plus. Intern will assist with maintenance and
events at the Community Garden. Applicants should have enthusiasm for the outdoors and the
ability to work in typical weather conditions. This position will be entirely outdoors and will
begin as soon as possible.
How to Apply:
These positions are available immediately, and can extend through mid November. These are
paid internships. The Land Conservancy of New Jersey can work with the candidate’s
educational institution to provide documentation of internship status for academic credit.
Please email your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Include Stewardship Internship in the subject line of
your email. No phone calls please.
Position Description: Planning Intern
The Planning Internship involves writing, technical research, data analysis and mapping, assisting with the completion of Environmental Resource Inventories, Open Space and Recreation Plans, Farmland Preservation Plans, and Flood Buyout reports.
Applicants should have expertise in Microsoft Excel and Word, and primary data research. Independent workers with organized and clear writing skills will excel in this position. Experience in any of the following would be beneficial for this position, but are not required: GIS mapping (ESRI ArcGIS or ArcGIS Online), municipal/environmental planning, knowledge of tax maps and data. This position is available year-round, and can be tailored to the candidate’s school schedule.
The successful candidate will work with our staff to complete a variety of planning, research, and mapping projects in communities throughout the State of New Jersey. These positions are available starting immediately, and can extend through the upcoming school year. These are paid internships. The Land Conservancy of New Jersey can work with the candidate’s educational institution to provide documentation of internship status for academic credit.
How to Apply:
Please email your resume and a writing sample to email@example.com. If applicable, please include a sample of your ArcGIS maps. Include Planning Internship in the subject line of your email.
No phone calls please.
The Land Conservancy of New Jersey
an Accredited Land Trust
19 Boonton Avenue • Boonton, NJ 07005
Phone (973) 541-1010 • Fax (973) 541-1131 www.tlc-nj.org