Current Jobs and Internships in Environmental Education
& Interpretation


The following is a list of current job opportunities in wildlife education, environmental education, and interpretation sent to the College of Natural Resources. Experience is the number one characteristic employers are looking for when hiring in this field. These opportunities build off your college coursework, providing the real life experience needed to find a job after graduation.

If you are an employer and would like to post an opening on this site, please send the job description to schmeeckle@uwsp.edu.



Posted 7/20/20

Full-time positions:

Job Title
Job Type​
Organization
Location
Application Due​

​Visitor Center Assistant Director
​Full Time

​Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center
Juneau, AK
​7-30-20
Executive Director
Full Time
The Ridges Sanctuary

Baileys Harbor, WI 
​8-14-20
Wilderness Field Instructor
Full Time and Seasonal
New Vision Wilderness Therapy

Medford, WI 
Apply now


Posted 7/9/20

Full-time positions:

Job Title
Job Type​
Organization
Location
Application Due​

Natural Resource Educator
​Full Time

​UW-Madison Division of Extension
Appleton, WI 
​7-22-20
Executive Director
Full Time

North Central Conservancy Trust
Stevens Point, WI 

7-24-20


Posted 5/18/20

Full-time and Graduate positions:

Job Title
Job Type​
Organization
Location
Application Due​

​Curriculum Coordinator
​Full Time
​Eagle Bluff Environmental Education Center
​Lanesboro, MN
​6-1-20
Summer Camps & Fellowship Co-Manager
Full Time
Eagle Bluff Environmental Education Center
Lanesboro, MN
​6-1-20
Staff Forester
​Full Time
South Dakota Department of Agriculture
​Rapid City, SD
​Open until filled


Part-time, seasonal, or internships:

Job Title
Job Type​
Organization
Location
Application Due​
Activity Facilitator for Online Programs
Summer 2020
Chautauqua Institute
Chautauqua, NY
Apply now

 


 

Posted 4/6/20

Full-time and Graduate positions:

Job Title
Job Type​
Organization
Location
Application Due​

Graduate Assistantship
Graduate Assistantship​UWSP, Schmeeckle Reserve
Stevens Point, WI
​4-10-20
Environmental Education Instructor
​Full Time,
Temporary
​Lake County Forest Preserves
​Libertyville, IL
​Open until filled


Part-time, seasonal, or internships:

Job Title
Job Type​
Organization
Location
Application Due​
Substitute Preschool Educator
Spring 2020
Aldo Leopold Nature Center
Minona, WI
6-4-20

 


 

Posted 3/9/20

Full-time and Graduate positions:

Job Title
Job Type​
Organization
Location
Application Due​
Biological Science Technician
Full Time​Saint Croix National Scenic Riverway, NPS
Saint Croix Falls, WI
3-13-20
Senior Manager of Education
Full Time​
Wildlife Habitat Council
Silver Spring, MD
Apply now
Graduate Assistantship
Graduate Assistantship​​SUNY Cortland, Recreation, Parks and Leisure Studies
Cortland, NY
​4-1-20
Environmental Education Instructor
​Full Time,
Temporary
​Lake County Forest Preserves
​Libertyville, IL
​Open until filled
Outdoor Education Instructor
​Full Time
Lorado Taft Field Campus, Northern Illinois University
​DeKalb, IL
​Open until filled
Field Instructor
​Full Time
New Vision Wilderness Therapy
Medford, WI
​Apply now


Part-time, seasonal, or internships:

Job Title
Job Type​
Organization
Location
Application Due​
Summer Naturalist
Summer
Springbrook Nature Center
Fridley, MN
Open until filled
Public Lands Education Internship
Summer
The Wilderness Society
​Washington, DC
​3-20-20
Summer Internship
Internship, Paid
​The Wild Center
​Tupper Lake, NY
​3-27-20
​Naturalist Internship
​Internship, Paid
Sioux County Conservation
Hawarden, IA
​3-27-20
Environmental Education Fellowship
Fellowship, Paid
Osprey Wilds Environmental Learning Center
Sandstone, MN 
Apply now
Camp Counselor/Naturalist
Summer​
Central Wisconsin Environmental Station
Amherst Junction, WI
Apply now
Visitor Services Internship
Internship
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Munising, MI
Apply now
​Camp Counselor
Internship, Paid
Green Lake Conservancy Camp
Green Lake, WI
Apply now

 


 

Posted 3/3/20

Full-time positions:

Job Title
Job Type​
Organization
Location
Application Due​
Park Ranger
Full Time​Wisconsin State Parks
Various State Parks, WI
3-8-20
Curriculum Coordinator 
Full Time​
Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center
Lanesboro, MN
3-16-20
​Environmental Science Educator
Full Time​​Trees for Tomorrow
Eagle River, WI​​Apply now
​Extension Educator
​Full Time
​Michigan State University
​Lansing, MI
​Apply now
Assistant Naturalist
​Limited-Term
​Council Grounds State Park
​Merrill, WI
​Apply now


Part-time, seasonal, or internships:

Job Title
Job Type​
Organization
Location
Application Due​
​Education Internship
Internship, Paid​Aldo Leopold Nature Center​Monona, WI​3-6-20​
Program Assistant
Part-Time​​Invasive Plant Association of Wisconsin
​Flexible Location, WI
​3-6-20
Summer Educator
​Summer
​Walking Mountains Science Center
​Avon, CO
3-15-20, ​3-30-20
Zoo Education Internship
​Internship, Paid
​Henry Vilas Zoo
Madison, WI​​3-31-20
Environmental Education Internship
Internship, Paid
Monk Botanical Gardens
Wausau, WI 
Apply now
Camp Counselor/Crew Leader
Summer​
Crex Meadows Youth Conservation Camp
Grantsburg, WI
Apply now
Aquatic Invasive Species Internship
Internship, Paid
River Alliance of Wisconsin
Madison, WI
Apply now
Community Outreach Internship
Internship, Paid
RENEW Wisconsin
Madison, WI
Apply now
Various Director Positions 
Summer
Many Point Scout Camp
Fort Snelling, MN
Apply now
Environmental Education Internship
Summer
Trees for Tomorrow
Eagle River, WI
Apply now
​Summer Internship
Internship, Paid
Geneva Lake Conservancy​​Fontana, WI
​Apply now
Wildlife Instructor/Counselor
​Summer
Camp Wildlife​Summerton, SC​​Apply now
​Visitor Services and Youth Programs Internship
​Summer
​Lake Clark National Park
​Lake Clark, AK
​Apply now
Resident Counselor
Summer
​Camp Pepin
Stockholm, WI
Apply now

 


 

Posted 2/7/20

Full-time positions:

Job Title
Job Type​
Organization
Location
Application Due​
Director
Full Time​Tillamook Forest Center
Tillamook, OR
2-19-20
Naturalist
Full Time​Des Moines County Conservation
Burlington, IA
3-6-20


Part-time, seasonal, or internships:

Job Title
Job Type​
Organization
Location
Application Due​
Science Communication & Residential Life Program Fellowship
Fellowship, Paid
Darling Marine Center
Walpole, ME 
3-1-20
Various Internships
Internship, Paid​
Beaver Creek Reserve
Fall Creek, WI
3-2-20​
Interpretive Internship
Internship, Paid
Mount Rushmore National Monument
Keystone, SD
3-3-20
Internships
Internship, Paid
Carpenter Nature Center
Hastings, MN
Apply now
Camp Program Director
Summer
​YMCA Camp Glacier Hollow
Nelsonville, WI 
Apply now
Summer Camp Positions
Summer
​Voyageur Environmental Center 
Mound, MN
Apply now
Summer Camp Positions
Summer
​The Fresh Air Fund
Fishkill, NY
Apply now