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Water Technician Intern

Conservation Legacy


Opportunity summary

Term length

6/24/2024 - 12/20/2024

Application window

1/30/2024 - 5/20/2024


Walden, Colorado

Hourly pay equivalent


Project summary

This project will assist with water management and measurement at Arapaho NWR by compiling data and assist with mandatory written reports, and engage in water infrastructure maintenance and replacement projects across the Refuge.

Opportunity description

Opportunity to strengthen communities and preserve our natural resources. Serve locally with partner agency completing identified tasks Receive daily supervision from a local mentor who works with the partner agency and overall support from Conservation Legacy staff. There is one opportunity under this announcement.


  • Education benefit
  • Healthcare
  • Mental and behavioral health benefits

Requirements and qualifications


Between the ages of 18 and 30 w/maximum 35 for Veterans with DD-214. Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs. Agree to be substance free. Valid Driver's License.

Preferred qualifications

Interest in stewardship. Ability to work well with others. Other qualifications as outlined in detailed announcement.

Opportunity details

Focus area

  • Natural resource preservation and conservation
  • Waterway restoration

Work environment

  • Individual placement
  • Indoor
  • Outdoor