What is The Corps Network?

Our Impact FY19
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Resource Assistant

Actively Recruiting:
No

Position title :
Information Assistant

Deadline to apply :
Applications accepted on rolling basis

Town, City, Park, etc :
Tofte

State / Territory :
Minnesota

Attachments/Supplemental Materials :
Information Assistant - Tofte MN (final)

Organization/Program Description :

Do you have oral and written communications skills? Do you enjoy working with people and providing customer service?

The Corps Network (TCN) is looking for a professional and detail-oriented Resource Assistant to provide communications support at a national forest. This internship position will process correspondence, handle merchandise sales, and engage the public.

What is the Resource Assistants Program (RAP)?

Particular attention will be given to ensure full representation of women and participants from historically Black, Hispanic, and Native American schools or other schools with diverse student populations. Resource assistants work under the supervision of Forest Service staff to complete mission-critical work that demonstrates leadership, critical thinking, and strategic communication. Through collaboration, training, and mentorship Resource assistants gain the tools to launch their natural and cultural resource careers.

Job Duties :

Information Assistant will provide general administrative and customer service support for Tofte Ranger District staff and public. The intern performs a variety of record keeping, reporting, and informational duties in support of the mission. In addition, the intern performs logistical and associated general clerical work. Individual will receive on-the job training in planning, organizing and executing information, external relations and other administrative activities to develop experience in various phases of public service and administrative support.

Requirements :

Exceptional ability to work with people; Money handling; Selling merchandise & making deposits for an interpretive store; database management; Answering incoming phone & email inquiries; graphic design; Excellent communication skills; A bachelor’s degree, or higher degree, in communication, journalism, or related field.

Additional Benefits :
  • Health insurance benefits
  • Housing allowance
Contact Information :

Please submit a resume, cover letter, and any questions to [email protected]. Include the position title in the subject line.