Organization: Walking Mountains Science Center
Job Type: Seasonal, Full-Time
Location: Avon, CO
Salary: $300/week plus housing
Internship Duration: May 20-September 1, 2020 and May 20-October 26, 2020 (with the opportunity for winter re-hire) Naturalist Interns staff nature centers and lead environmental education and interpretive programs in the Avon, Colorado area. This is a full-time, seasonal professional growth position where Naturalists develop skills and knowledge in Rocky Mountain ecology, environmental education, interpretation, public speaking, and community conservation efforts throughout their tenure. Naturalist Interns will receive NAI’s Certified Interpretive Guide training and other professional development opportunities as part of this position. Naturalist Interns help to operate and maintain a variety of nature centers, including: • Mountain Discovery Center at Walking Mountains • Vail Nature Center • Nature Discovery Center atop Vail Mountain • US Forest Service Visitor Information Services Additionally, Naturalists plan and present public programs based out of these and several other partner locations. Naturalists gain experience with a large variety of environmental education programming throughout the Eagle Valley, such as nature walks, campfire talks, early childhood programs, and summer camp activities.
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Closing Date: 03/17/20