Teacher/Naturalist Intern

Jay C. Hormel Nature Center
Internships - Paid
Austin, MN

Teacher/Naturalist Intern — Jay C. Hormel Nature Center

Position available: One-year Intern Teacher/Naturalist (must be able to begin Jan. 2, 2019).

Qualifications: Minimum two years, preferred four years, college study in natural resources, biology, or environmental education. Must have good written and oral communication skills and a willingness to work flexible hours. Employment is contingent upon satisfactory results of a background investigation.

Job description: Teach environmental, conservation, and outdoor education to all ages with a primary emphasis on children preschool through 7th grade; welcome visitors; feed and handle critters; present radio programs; write press releases; participate in major events such as the summer Water Festival, Thanksgiving Feast, Halloween Warm-Up, and summer adventure programs.

Benefits: 40 hours per week at $13.00 an hour. The workweek will include Saturdays or Sundays. Interns receive public employment retirement and are eligible for health insurance benefits. Time accumulated over 40 hours per week can be used as paid vacation.

Submit a letter of application, resume, and three references to:
Luke Reese, Director - luke.reese@hormelnaturecenter.org
Jay C. Hormel Nature Center
PO Box 673
Austin, MN 55912
Application Deadline: 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 12, 2018. 

For more information, contact the Jay C. Hormel Nature Center at 507-437-7519 or e-mail info@hormelnaturecenter.org.