The Habitat Technician (HT) participates in prescribed fire operations which include ignition, control, mop-up, suppression, monitoring, and other tasks as assigned during the fire season. while working out of the Clear Lake, SD office from 4-6 to 6-5. During the second part of the position 6-8 to 7-31, the HT will work under the daily supervision of the Prairie Recovery Specialist in Morris, MN area. After the spring fire season, the HT will be expected to travel individually or with a crew to perform various grazing program and habitat maintenance duties on State, Federal and Nature Conservancy lands in Eastern South Dakota and Southwestern Minnesota. This position is based on a 40 hour work week, but may require irregular hours, long days, and travel on short notice. There will be three (3) positions available starting on April 6 to July 31, 2020.