Career/ Volunteer

Work with Us:

Thank you for your interest in working with Dubuque County Conservation. View current job openings within all of Dubuque County at Government Jobs. We offer a variety of experiences listed below. Dubuque County Conservation offers both part-time and full-time positions and accepts applicants from a variety of disciplines. 

Dubuque County Conservation Positions: 

GIA: AmeriCorps Land & Water Stewards
Grounds Maintenance Crew MemberConservation AideTrail Crew Member
2 Full-time, 3-month position
2 Full-time, 11-month position 
1 Full time, 6-month position
2 Part-time, 6-month position 9 Full-time, 3-month position5 Full-time, 6-week positions
Create environmental education opportunities for members of our community. Organize community outreach projects to engage volunteers in meaningful environmental service activities. Conduct water quality monitoring and mitigation efforts and land management and restoration services.Maintain conservation areas by mowing grass, maintaining clean campgrounds, and repairing equipment.Maintaining conservation areas, removal of invasive species, care of golf course, planning environmental education events, and leading volunteers. Assist with maintenance of park and trail infrastructure, development of new trails, and invasive species removal throughout conservation areas. 

*Specifically geared towards high school students. 
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Why Volunteer?

Thanks for your interest in volunteering with the Dubuque County Conservation Department! We are excited that you are considering becoming a part of our team! Annually the Dubuque County Conservation Board works with over 400 volunteers in various positions.

Volunteering can be both rewarding and challenging. It offers the chance to give something back to the community or make a difference to the people around you. Volunteering also provides an opportunity to develop new skills or build on existing experience and knowledge. Apply now!

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