City of Lawrence, Prairie Park Nature Center Lawrence, Kansas
Deadline Dec 04, 2018
Job Type Paid permanent

Prairie Park Nature Center is accepting applications for its position of full time naturalist.  This position supports all nature center operations but is primarily responsible for developing and implementing public and school programs, camp programs and offsite programs.  The position assists with display development, newsletter, animal care, and general operations.  The position reports to the nature center director. 

The successful applicant will join a  small but very busy team of teaching naturalists that work closely together.  Good communication and teamwork skills are essential. Must be able to work effectively with all ages and backgrounds of visitors.

Qualified applicants should have a degree in environmental education, wildlife biology or related field.  A minimum of one year of experience teaching at a nature  center, zoo, or other environmental education facility is required, more is desirable.  Outdoor experience in canoeing, archery , fishing and other pursuits are also beneficial.   Applicants must be able to qualify for a Kansas driver's license and pass a health exam and drug screening. 

Job is full time and  includes health care, vacation and retirement benefits.


Apply through the City of Lawrence's job portal at:

Deadline for application : December 4, 2018

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