Environmental Interpretation Fellowship


(30.671701,-96.34383)
 

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When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

P.O. Box 5971Bryan, TX 77805


About

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

A local wildlife educational organization specializing in environmental education and raptor handing is seeking a highly reliable environmental interpretation fellow to assist with educational outreach and wildlife presentation. We are looking for an individual who loves working with people and animals, has experience in public speaking, environmental education, and has interest in training and working with wildlife ambassadors. Our organization focuses primarily on educational outreach and connecting people with nature. We are looking for someone who can assist our team in providing unique and engaging educational opportunities for the Brazos Valley and the state of Texas.

The Environmental Interpretation Fellow will:

  • Work with the Executive Director to present and engage the public with environmental interpretation and living wildlife
  • Train and prepare wildlife for public presentation in safe and engaging ways.
  • Further develop the educational curricula and activities used to teach and engage audiences

In addition, this position will regularly assist in the following responsibilities as time permits:

  • Daily care and maintenance of wildlife ambassadors and facilities
  • Assist in the planning and execution of public events and opportunities
  • Develop the organization’s public story

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

Must be 18 years or older and a reliable form of transportation
Experience in public speaking or presentation
Friendly, outgoing, and hard-working personality

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Experience in environmental interpretation
Comfort around animals and people in all situations
CIG certification
1+ years in RPTS or similar field

Skills

  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Public Speaking
  • Environmental Education

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5-10 hours a week

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