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Citizen Science Support
 
 
 
Severson Dells Nature Center and the Forest Preserves of Winnebago County provide a wide range of public programs, one of which is our Citizen Science monitoring program. Members serving in this role will help train citizen science volunteers in the field, lead field monitoring days, enter and help analyze data and provide end of season data to staff. These positions are great for those who are interested in getting involved in field science or citizen science as a career. Members will receive training in field science methods for each citizen science program, training on scientific equipment used in monitoring (anemometer, echometer, etc.)and training on working with volunteer monitors with different levels of experience. One position will be at the 1,200 hour level that will receive a living allowance of $9,940 and receive a $4,144.00 education award with the successful completion of service hours.
 
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Member Duties : Members supporting citizen science will help train volunteers in the field, lead field monitoring days, enter and help analyze data and provide end of monitoring season data to staff. These positions are great for those who are interested in getting involved in field science, citizen science and/or environmental education as a career.
 
Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Training ,  Living Allowance . 
 
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Uniforms provided and required ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Education ,  Environment . 
 
Skills :
Education ,  Environment ,  Public Speaking ,  Communications ,  Leadership ,  Recruitment ,  General Skills ,  Team Work . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps State / National

Program
Citizen Science Support

Program Start/End Date
03/01/2019  -   11/01/2019

Work Schedule Part Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations ILLINOIS  

Languages
English

Accepting Applications
From  01/07/2019  To  02/25/2019 

Contact Ann Wasser
8786 Montague Rd
Rockford   IL   61102
8153352915
ann@seversondells.org
www.seversondells.org
 
AmeriCorps

Listing ID 85612


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