The Natural Resources Technician is responsible for assisting with natural areas management throughout the District.  This includes invasive plant management; restoration and conservation of     prairie/savanna, forest/woodlands, and wetlands; and support of the District’s education and recreation efforts.


  • Identify native and invasive species in natural areas.
  • Handle, mix, and apply herbicides and pesticides using various spray equipment.
  • Conduct field sampling, prepare environmental analyses, and report field conditions to supervisor.
  • Prepare sites for planting of trees, shrubs, or seeds as directed to support restoration efforts.
  • Participate in seed collection and se

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