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Habitat Enhancement Intern | Madison, WI

Website American Family Insurance

American Family Insurance is recruiting for a Habitat Enhancement student for a paid internship position at our corporate headquarters in Madison, WI.

The Habitat Enhancement Internship will focus on our site and its varied habitats.

Aquatic pond
Bird & Wildlife habitat
Cultivated landscape areas
Duties surrounding these habitats will include data collection, species & invasive species identification, documentation, bird and fish census reporting, analytics and metrics, education and communications.

Our initiative for 2019 is GIS-(Geographic Information System) locating, mapping and documenting the site and habitats listed above. Experience in this and or course work is helpful.

Specialized Knowledge and Skills Requirements:

Basic landscape and native habitat knowledge in design, cultural care, and maintenance is required.
Completion of courses including: Native plants, Environmental Sustainability, and Wildlife Ecology. Prior coursework or experience in data collection, documentation, census reporting, analytics and metrics.
Prior coursework or experience in GIS – (Geographic Information System) locating, mapping and documenting.
Demonstrated experience providing customer-driven solutions, support or service.
Basic knowledge and experience working within a team environment.
Basic knowledge of developing and managing project work.
Good verbal and written communication skills, essential.
Must be in pursuit of a post-secondary degree or certificate during the semester of the internship.
Pursuing post-secondary education in a related major to the internship.

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