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Employment Opportunities

Natural Resource Services, Inc. is an ecological restoration company providing installation and vegetation management services throughout Minnesota and the Upper Midwest. We are always looking for passionate and dedicated individuals to become a part of our growing team.  

The following are current employment opportunities at NRS - thanks for your interest!!

2022 Job Announcements

 

Assistant Project Manager(s)

This position is for those who are interested in furthering or pursuing a career in the natural resource industry.  You will be a part of rapidly growing team that values doing good work while respecting a healthy work-life balance.

 

Description:   Natural Resource Services, Inc. (NRS) is looking for qualified candidates to fill our Assistant Project Manager positions.  These individuals will assist our project managers and ecologists on duties associated with prairie, woodland and wetland installations and maintenance. Projects are located primarily in Minnesota with occasional work occurring in surrounding states.

 

Duties and tasks could include: Operation of zero turn mowers, light utility vehicles, small power equipment and tractors with tillage/seeding equipment.  General labor including hand seeding, raking, planting and weed whipping. Project planning, assessment and general client communications. Managing crews while on the project site. Target specific herbicide application will also be required on some projects.

 

Qualifications:   Degree or education in biology, ecology, forestry, botany, natural resources management or related field. Must have knowledge of, or a strong interest in, native plant communities. Additional skills/abilities required: mechanical skills, a good/insurable driving record, excellent communication skills (written and verbal) and proficiency in Microsoft Office. Ability to work unsupervised and follow directions, ability to read and interpret project specifications and site plans.

 

Requirements:  Willingness and ability to work outside in sometimes adverse weather conditions on occasional uneven terrain. Ability to carry up to 50lbs and/or bend/lift up to 100 lbs. Comfortable using herbicides and a willingness to obtain a MN Commercial Applicators License if necessary. Ability to travel daily to the jobsite with some overnight stays and occasional weekend work required.

 

Pay Rate: Dependent on candidate’s qualifications and experience. $17-$20/hr

 

Hours:  Average 40-50 hrs/week.  April or May start through October if available, with potential for longer term and year-round employment.

 

 

Natural Resource Technician – multiple positions

 

This position is for those who enjoy working outdoors and making a positive impact on the environment, with a potential interest in establishing a career in the natural resource industry.  You will be a part of a rapidly growing team that values doing good work while respecting a healthy work-life balance.

 

Description:   Natural Resource Services, Inc. (NRS) is looking for qualified candidates to fill our Natural Resource Technician positions.  These individuals will assist our project managers and ecologists on duties associated with prairie, woodland and wetland installations and maintenance. Projects are located primarily in Minnesota with occasional work occurring in surrounding states.

 

Duties and tasks could include: Operation of zero turn mowers, light utility vehicles, small power equipment and tractors with tillage/seeding equipment.  General labor including hand seeding, raking, planting and weed whipping. Target specific herbicide application may also be required on some projects.

 

Qualifications:   Strong interest in biology, ecology, forestry, botany, natural resources management or related field. Additional skills/abilities required: mechanical skills, a good/insurable driving record, ability to work unsupervised and follow directions, ability to read and interpret project specifications and site plans.

 

Requirements:  Willingness and ability to work outside in sometimes adverse weather conditions on occasional uneven terrain. Ability to carry up to 50lbs and/or bend/lift up to 100 lbs. Comfortable using herbicides and a willingness to obtain a MN Commercial Applicators License if necessary. Ability to travel daily to the jobsite with some overnight stays and occasional weekend work required.

 

Pay Rate: Dependent on candidate’s qualifications and experience. $15-$18/hr

 

Hours:  Average 40-50 hrs/week.  April or May start through October if available, with potential for longer term and year-round employment

To apply, please email resume to Mike Evenocheck at mikeevo@naturalresourceservice.com  

Natural Resource Services, Ins. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

www.naturalresourceservice.com