Summer Employment

My name is Jacob Nordmann, Ranger for the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County. I am contacting you in hopes of providing an opportunity for one or more qualified students within your institution. The Forest Preserve is hosting a first of its kind Summer Ranger Camp. We have never provided a program of this capacity in the past and we are very excited about its potential. My goal today is to reach out to institutions such as yours seeking top candidates to fill the attached positions. By reaching out to individual organizations other than simply posting positions we feel we will be able to accurately target responsible, highly motivated, and career driven adults to lead our Ranger Camp; who are also looking for summer employment, internship credits, and most importantly experience. The Forest Preserve also has a number of other summer seasonal positions available as well. These are summer positions starting as early as May, and ending as late as September. · Intern – Ranger Camp Counselor § Leadership role, Interact with participants, engage in activities, be a positive role model and provide appropriate leadership to camp participants. · Seasonal – Ranger Camp Counselor § Interact with participants, engage in activities, be a positive role model and provide appropriate leadership to camp participants. · Pre Professional Campground Attendant § Campground operations, including permit issuance, cash register operation, sales, rule interpretation, monitoring campground safety and conflict resolution. · Seasonal Weekend Boat Attendant § Boat rental operations, cash register operation, rule interpretation, monitoring lake safety, and attending to customers. · Pre Professional Boat Attendant § Boat rental operations, cash register operation, rule interpretation, monitoring lake safety, and attending to customers. · Seasonal Ranger § Preserve/grounds maintenance including opening preserves, litter removal, latrine cleaning and upkeep of amenities. · Pre Professional Ranger § Preserve/grounds maintenance including opening preserves, litter removal, latrine cleaning and upkeep of amenities, preserve inspections, assist and or lead various recreational programs and provide leadership to other co-workers The Forest Preserve District of DuPage County is a nationally recognized conservation agency that envisions a community in which all citizens share a connection with nature and an appreciation for cultural history. With over sixty preserves consisting of over twenty-five thousand acers of land we offer a wonderful outdoor recreation experience. Within these preserves there are over 145 miles of trails, 31 lakes, and many other amazing recreational avenues to explore. If you feel that any of these positions fit the criteria of a student you may know of please refer to the website job board. nhambel Phone: (630).392.4141. We very much appreciate your time and consideration. Jacob Nordmann Ranger Community Services and Education - West Division Forest Preserve District of DuPage County (630).392.4205 www.dupageforest.org Save a tree. Please consider the environment before printing this e-mail. CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: This e-mail message, including any attachments, is for the sole use of the intended recipient(s) and may contain confidential, privileged or other information, protected by law. Any unauthorized review, use, disclosure or distribution is prohibited. If you are not the intended recipient, please contact the sender by reply e-mail and destroy all copies of the original message. Job Board.docx