Lake Champlain Boat Launch Stewards Part-time Summer Employment 2009
The Lake Champlain Basin Program and New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) are seeking part-time boat launch stewards to deliver interpretive invasive species spread prevention messages to boaters on Lake Champlain during summer, 2009.
Boat Launch Stewards will interact with the public and gather lake-user information, greeting visitors to Lake Champlain and familiarizing the public with invasive species information. Stewards will be requested to work eight hour days for twenty-four hours a week at select boat launches around Lake Champlain from Memorial Day to Labor Day weekend (Friday, May 22rd- Monday, September 7th). Stewards will be required to work most weekends. One or two weeks off by prior arrangement can be accommodated during this period.
Successful candidates will be well organized and have experience speaking with the public. Basic familiarity with boaters and anglers will be helpful. Highly motivated individuals having familiarity with invasive species and/or water recreation experience are encouraged to apply.
Applications are due on April 17th, 2009. Visit www.neiwpcc.org for a detailed job description, qualifications, and application procedures.