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Seasonal Stewardship Laborer

Start Date: Immediately
Hours: Full Time, Seasonal, July-November. 7:00AM start time.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Seasonal tech responsibilities may include mowing, garbage pick-up and selective weeding of invasive and non-native species. Candidates should have a strong work ethic, function well as both team and individual work assignments and operate small power tools.

Employees will be scheduled to work in the Chicagoland area and Southeastern Wisconsin, reporting to the office in Marengo, IL each morning.


  • Must have the physical ability to work long hours in the outdoors in inclement conditions (rain, heat, mosquitoes, bees and wetland conditions).
  • Valid Driver’s License with a good driving record (Drug testing is required if driving a company vehicle).
  • Competitive Candidates hold one or more of the following qualifications:
    1. 1 to 2 years of experience as a laborer
    2. Plant Identification Skills
    3. Experience operating small hand tools (mowers, weed whips, etc.)

Bluestem Ecological Services offers competitive wages and a benefits package
including health, dental, vision (after 3 months), 401K (after 1 year) and incentives.

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