Seasonal Education (Fullersburg)

  • Forest Preserve District of DuPage County
  • Oak Brook, IL, United States
  • Apr 03, 2017
Part time Biology/Ecology Communication/Public Outreach Environmental Education/Interpretation Natural Resources

Job Description

Job Purpose


This position promotes the District’s public education by assisting with the coordination and execution of presenting wildlife and natural resource programs at District facilities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 

  • Assist staff with education programs and/or summer youth camps
  • Assist in educating public visitors about local wildlife and various environmental issues
  • Assist staff with special events
  • Assist staff with presentation of nature programs
  • Assist with data entry, work processing, navigating the internet and registration processing

Perform other duties as required

Education and Experience Required

 

Additional Information: Must be 18 years of age or older at time of hire.

 

Hours:   May - August; 20-32 hours/week (hours/days vary and will include some weekends and evenings including holidays, and possible overnight camp sessions).

 

Related Experience:  Experience in natural science, teaching, event coordination or planning.

 

Special training or other license, certification etc.:  CPR/1st Aid; must have a valid Driver’s License.

 

Skills In:  Interacting with the public in a courteous and professional manner; communicating effectively, verbally and in writing; and interpreting rules and regulations.

 

Onboarding/Training Requirements:   Criminal Background Check

                                                                 Driver’s License Check

                                                                 Mandated Reporter – Abused and Neglected Child Reporting

                                                                 National Sex Offender Registry Check

                                                                 CPR/1st Aid Training

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Sector

Government- Local/Regional

Salary

$10.00 - $11.00/hr.