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​Join us on February 9 and 10, 2021, for the Virtual Natural Resources & the Sciences Job and Career Exploration Fair. A full list of employers and the days and times they will be attending can be found here. We also have a breakdown of each 90-minute session with details on the employer including a link to their website and a brief description of any specific jobs they are currently hiring for. Register for each session at the links below: 

Join each session at the links below. You can attend as many sessions as you like and participate at any time during the 90-minute session.

​Tuesday, February 9, 2021

  • Day 1 Session 1 (D1S1) [11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.]

  • Day 1 Session 2 (D1S2) [12:30 - 2 p.m.]

  • Day 1 Session 3 (D1S3) [2 - 3:30 p.m.]

  • Day 1 Session 4 (D1S3)  [3:30 - 5 p.m.]

Wednesday, February 10, 2021


​Employers Attending on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 

 D1S1 - Feb. 9, 2021 - 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.


​Employer
​Typically Hires the Following Natural Resource and Science Focused Majors:

Currently Seeking

​American Tree Experts

  • Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Forestry
  • Soil and Waste Resources
  • Wildlife Ecology
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology and similar areas​
  • Full-time Entry Level Arborist
  • Summer Arborist Internship​

​Crawford Tree and Landscape

  • Forestry
  • Resource Mgt.
    • Env. Education and Interpretation
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas

 

  • Plant Technicians
  • Production Arborists​

​Davey Tree Expert Company

  • Forestry 
  • Resource Mgt. 
    • Env. Education and Interpretation 
    • Natural Resource Planning
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas.
  • Plant Health Care Technician
  • Climbing Arborist Trainee​

Golden Sands RC&D

  • All
  • Aquatic Invasive Species LTE
  • Terrestrial Invasive Species LTE
  • Fulltime Coordinator for Cooperative Invasive Species Mgt. Area​
  • Soil Conservationist
  • Soil Conservationist Technician

Hoppe Tree Service

  • Forestry
  • Internships
  • ​Full-Time Arborist
  • Full-Time Plant Health Care
  • Full-Time Landscape Technician

Hunt Hill

  • ​Resource Mgt. 
    • Env. Education and Interpretation
  • Wildlife Ecology
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas.

Illinois Foundation Seeds, Inc.

  • ​All
  • Sweet Corn Research Intern (Part-Time)
  • Seasonal Research Assistant​ (Part-Time)

Merjent, Inc.

  • Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Forestry
  • Resource Mgt.
    • Natural Res. Planning
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas
  • 2021 Seasonal and Entry Level Full-Time Positions​

​Metropolitan Mosquito Control District

  • All​
  • Field Mosquito Technician
  • Catch Basin Mosquito Technician
  • Entomologist Lab Technician​

​Minnesota GreenCorps

  • ​Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Forestry
  • Resource Mgt.
    • Env. Education and Interpretation
    • Natural Res. Planning
  • Soil and Waste Resources
  • Wildlife Ecology
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas

  • Hiring 48 MN GreenCorps AmeriCorps positions​

MN DNR Division of Forestry

  • Forestry​
  • Intern positions for the summer of 2021
  • Future entry-level forester vacancies​

​Preservation Tree Care

  • Forestry
  • ​Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas


Rainbow Treecare

  • Forestry
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas​
  • Climbing Technical Arborist Trainee - Entry Level
  • 2021 Summer Tree Health Technician
  • 2021 Summer Internships
  • Utility Vegetation Mgt. Technicians​

​Stephenson Tree Care

  • Forestry​
  • Entry-level Urban Forester Arborist in training in combination with Plant Health Care Technician​

​Buckley "The Tree Care Specialists"

  • Forestry​
  • Internships
  • Full-time Arborists
  • Full-time Plant Health Care Technicians.​

V3 Companies

  • Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Forestry
  • Wildlife Ecology
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas​
  • Multiple Field Technician Positions
    • ​A technical degree is not required for this position, however, these positions offer valuable ecological field experience working within the Chicago region and can be applied for internship credit.




 D1S2 - Feb. 9, 2021 - 12:30-2 p.m.


​Employer
​Typically Hires the Following Natural Resource and Science Focused Majors:

​Currently Seeking

Allied Cooperative

  • Soil and Waste Resources
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas
  • Crop Scouting Summer Internship
  • Agronomy Operations Summer Internship
  • Agronomy Sales Summer Internship

Camp Nan A Bo Sho

  • Resource Mgt.
    • Env. Education and Interpretation​

Camp Woodbrooke

  • Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Forestry
  • Resource Mgt.
    • Env. Education and Interpretation
  • Wildlife Ecology
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas
  • ​Full time positions:
    • Cabin Counselors
    • Teen Trip Counselors
    • Kitchen Coordinator

Cardno

  • All​
  • Field Technicians
  • Field Supervisors 
  • Offices located in Madison, Wis., Milwaukee, Wis., and Eagan, Minn.​

Kramer Tree Specialists

  • Forestry​

​National Science Foundation's National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON)

  • Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Soil and Waste Resources
  • Wildlife Ecology
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas ​
  • Temporary Field Technician Positions for the 2021 season
    • Approx. 5-6 month positions with start dates in April or early June
    • Techs will work on either a plant-focused or wildlife/soil focused team collecting high quality field data​

The Wisconsin Bureau of Parks and Recreation Management

  • Forestry
  • Resource Mgt.
    • Env. Education and Interpretation​

​WDNR Natural Heritage Conservation Program

  • All
  • Assist Bureau of Heritage Conservation field staff on all aspects of on-going field projects related to habitat and ​property management on State Natural Areas throughout Wisconsin. 
    • This work includes but is not limited to invasive species control, habitat restoration and management, plant and animal inventories and monitoring, fencing and boundary marking, and trails and infrastructure maintenance. 

​William R. Kreznor & Associates, Inc.

    • Soil and Waste Resources
  • Consulting Soil Scientist
  • Soil Classifier Internship​



 D1S3 - Feb. 9, 2021 - 2-3:30 p.m.


Employer
​Typically Hires the Following Natural Resource and Science Focused Majors:

​Currently Seeking

Acres Group

  •  Forestry
  • Tree Climber full time position
  • Tree Climber Intern for summer 2021

AgSource Laboratories

  • Soil and Waste Resources
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas
  • ​Summer interns or employees for Crop Scouts in Antigo, Wis.
    • Job includes scouting fields for insects and disease pressure to help farmers make field based decisions on their farm.

​Girl Scouts of the Northwestern Great Lakes

  • All​
  • Nature Specialist
  • Art Specialist
  • Waterfront Specialist
  • Wilderness Trip Leaders and Director
  • In-camp Counselors​

Northwoods New Vision Wilderness

  • Resource Mgt. 
      • Env. Education and Interpretation​

Peace Corps

  • All​

The Bureau of Wildlife Management

  • Wildlife Ecology
  • Wildlife Biologists
  • Wildlife Technicians​

United Cooperative

  • Soil and Waste Resources​
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas
  • Agronomy Internship
  • Custom Applicator
  • Agronomy Sales Specialist​

​USDA Wildlife Services (WS) 

  • Wildlife Ecology​
  • 1-4 full time seasonal Wildlife Technician positions​

Water and Environmental Analysis Lab

  • Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Resource Mgt. 
    • Natural Resource Planning​
  • Paper Science and Chemical Engineering
  • Soil and Waste Resources
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas 
  • Hiring student available for summer work and able to continue into the fall semester. They are willing to be flexible with students attending summer field experience.

Wisconsin Lake and Pond Resource

  • Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas​
  • 3 Summer Aquatic Biologist Internships​



 D1S4 - Feb. 9, 2021 - 3:30-5 p.m.


Employer
​Typically Hires the Following Natural Resource and Science Focused Majors:

Currently Seeking

​Lake Restoration

  • Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas of interest​
  • Engineering Intern
  • Field Service Intern​

​Rynish Forestry, Inc.

  • Forestry​
  • Hiring 2 student interns positions for the summer of 2021.  The student interns will have an opportunity to work and learn from the three professional foresters on our staff.  Much of the summer will involve identifying and treating​

​SavATree

  • Forestry
  • Resource Mgt. 
    • Env. Education and Interpretation
    • Natural Res. Planning
  • ​Soil and Waste Resources
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology and similar areas of interest

North Lakeland Discovery Center

  • All
  • ​Water Program Seasonal Assistants



 D1S5 - Feb. 9, 2021 - 5-6:30 p.m.

No Employers are currently registered for this time.

​Employers Attending on Wednesday, February 10, 2021

 D2S1 - Feb. 10, 2021 - 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.


Employer
​Typically Hires the Following Natural Resource and Science Focused Majors:

Currently Seeking

American Tree Experts


  • ​Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Forestry
  • Soil and Waste Resources
  • Wildlife Ecology
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology and similar areas​


  • Full-time Entry Level Arborist

  • Summer Arborist Internship



Girl Scouts of the Northwestern Great Lakes

  • All​

 

  • ​Nature Specialist
  • Art Specialist
  • Waterfront Specialist
  • Wilderness Trip Leaders and Director
  • In-camp Counselors​

 

Hunt Hill


 

  • ​Resource Mgt. 
    • Env. Educaton and Interpretation
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas.

Illinois Foundation Seeds, Inc.


  • All
  • Sweet Corn Research Intern (Part Time)
  • Seasonal Research Assistant​ (Part Time)

Metropolitan Mosquito Control District

  • All​
  • ​Field Mosquito Technician
  • Catch Basin Mosquito Technician
  • Entomologist Lab Technician​

Preservation Tree Care

  • Forestry
  • ​Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas


Rainbow Treecare


 

  • ​Forestry
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas​

 


  • ​Climbing Technical Arborist Trainee - Entry Level
  • 2021 Summer Tree Health Technician
  • 2021 Summer Internships
  • Utility Vegetation Mgt. Technicians​

​Stephenson Tree Care


  • Forestry​
  • ​Entry level Urban Forester Arborist in training in combination with Plant Health Care Technician​

V3 Companies


  • Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Forestry
  • Wildlife Ecology
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas​

 


  • Multiple Field Technician Positions
  • ​A technical degree is not required for this position, however, these positions offer valuable ecological field experience working within the Chicago region and can be applied for internship credit.

Northwoods New Vision Wilderness


  • Resource Mgt. 
    • Env. Education and Interpretation


Water and Environmental Analysis Lab


  • ​Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Resource Mgt. 
    • Natural Resource Planning​
  • Paper Science and Chemical Engineering
  • Soil and Waste Resources
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas 


​Hiring student available for summer work and able to continue into the fall semester. They are willing to be flexible with students attending summer field experience.

​SavATree


  • ​Forestry
  • Resource Mgt. 
    • Env. Education and Interpretation
    • Natural Res. Planning
  • ​Soil and Waste Resources
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology and similar areas of interest






 D2S2 - Feb. 10, 2021 - 12:30-2 p.m.

Employer
​Typically Hires the Following Natural Resource and Science Focused Majors:

Currently Seeking

Camp Woodbrooke


 

  • Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Forestry
  • Resource Mgt.
    • Env. Education and Interpretation
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas

 

 

  • Full time positions:
    • Cabin Counselors
    • Teen Trip Counselors
    • Kitchen Coordinator

 

Cardno


  • All

 

  • Field Technicians
  • Field Supervisors 
  • Offices located in Madison, Wis., Milwaukee, Wis., and Eagan, Minn.

 

​Crawford Tree and Landscape

  • ​Forestry
  • Resource Mgt.
    • Env. Education and Interpretation
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas
  • ​Plant Health Care Technicians
  • Production Arborists

Davey Tree Expert Company

  • ​Forestry 
  • Resource Mgt. 
    • Env. Education and Interpretation 
    • Natural Resource Planning
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas.


 

  • Plant Health Care Technician
  • Climbing Arborist Trainee

 



Hoppe Tree Service


    • Forestry
  • Internships
  • ​Full-Time Arborist
  • Full-Time Plant Health Care
  • Full-Time Landscape Technician

Kramer Tree Specialists


  • Forestry​

Merjent, Inc.


  • ​Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Forestry
  • Resource Mgt.
    • Natural Res. Planning
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas

  • ​2021 Seasonal and Entry Level Full Time Positions​

The Wisconsin Bureau of Parks and Recreation Management

  • ​Forestry
  • Resource Mgt.
    • Env. Education and Interpretation

​WDNR Natural Heritage Conservation Program


  • All​
  • ​Assist Bureau of Heritage Conservation field staff on all aspects of on-going field projects related to habitat and ​property management on State Natural Areas throughout Wisconsin. 
  • This work includes but is not limited to invasive species control, habitat restoration and management, plant and animal inventories and monitoring, fencing and boundary marking, and trails and infrastructure maintenance. 








 D2S3 - Feb. 10, 2021 - 2-3:30 p.m.

Employer
​Typically Hires the Following Natural Resource and Science Focused Majors:

Currently Seeking

AgSource Laboratories


  • Soil and Waste Resources
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas
  • Summer interns or employees for Crop Scouts in Antigo, Wis.

  • Job includes scouting fields for insects and disease pressure to help farmers make field based decisions on their farm.

Allied Cooperative


  • Soil and Waste Resources
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas
  • Crop Scouting Summer Internship
  • Agronomy Operations Summer Internship
  • Agronomy Sales Summer Internship

 

 

Camp Nan A Bo Sho


  • Resource Mgt. 
    • Env. Education and Interpretation​

Golden Sands RC&D


  • All​

 

  • ​Aquatic Invasive Species LTE
  • Terrestrial Invasive Species LTE
  • Fulltime Coordinator for Cooperative Invasive Species Mgt. Area​

 


Lake Restoration


 

  • ​Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas of interest

 



  • Engineering Intern
  • Field Service Intern

MN DNR Division of Forestry


  • Forestry​
  • ​Intern positions for summer of 2021
  • Future entry level forester vacancies


​National Science Foundation's National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON)

  • ​Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Soil and Waste Resources
  • Wildlife Ecology
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas 

 


  • ​Temporary Field Technician Positions for the 2021 season
    • Approx. 5-6 month positions with start dates in April or early June
    • Techs will work on either a plant-focused or wildlife/soil focused team collecting high quality field data​

Peace Corps


  • All​

Buckley "The Tree Care Specialists"


  • Forestry​
  • Internships
  • Full-time Arborists
  • Full-time Plant Health Care Technicians​

United Cooperative


  • ​Soil and Waste Resources​
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas

  • ​Agronomy Internship
  • Custom Applicator
  • Agronomy Sales Specialist

​USDA Wildlife Services (WS) 


  • ​Wildlife Ecology

  • ​1-4 full time seasonal Wildlife Technician positions​

Wisconsin Lake and Pond Resource


  • ​Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas

  • ​3 Summer Aquatic Biologist Internships​








 D2S4 - Feb. 10, 2021 - 3:30-5 p.m.

Employer
​Typically Hires the Following Natural Resource and Science Focused Majors:

Currently Seeking

Minnesota GreenCorps


  • ​Fisheries and Water Resources
  • Forestry
  • Resource Mgt.
    • Env. Education and Interpretation
    • Natural Res. Planning
  • Wildlife Ecology
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, and similar areas

 

  • Hiring 48 MN GreenCorps AmeriCorps postions

 

​Rynish Forestry, Inc.

  • Forestry​
  • Hiring 2 student interns positions for the summer of 2021.  The student interns will have an opportunity to work and learn from the three professional foresters on our staff. 

North Lakeland Discovery Center

  • All
  • ​Water Program Seasonal Assistants

SavATree

  • ​Forestry
  • Resource Mgt. 
    • Env. Education and Interpretation
    • Natural Res. Planning
  • ​Soil and Waste Resources
  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology and similar areas of interest








 D2S5 - Feb. 10, 2021 - 5-6:30 p.m.

Employer
​Typically Hires the Following Natural Resource and Science Focused Majors:

Currently Seeking

William R. Kreznor & Associates, Inc.


  • Soil and Waste Resources

 

  • Consulting Soil Scientist
  • Soil Classifier Internship

 







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 Tips for Success

​Before the Career Fair

Attend a Career Fair Prep Workshop

Option 1: Tuesday, Feb 2 (12 – 1 pm)
Option 2:  Monday, Feb 8 (4 – 5 pm)

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Prepare Your Resume

Have your resume updated and ready to go. 

Send a copy to the CNR Student Success Center for review cnrssc@uwsp.edu

During the Career Fair 

  • Wear professional attire
  • Look into the camera while speaking
  • Choose a professional background 
    • A virtual background or a non-cluttered space in your living space
    • Pick a quiet space
    • If you have roommates let them know you will be participating in a career fair
  • Engage with the employers 
  • Prepare questions ahead of time