Three Rivers Park District

The mission of Three Rivers Park District is to promote environmental stewardship through recreation and education in a natural resources-based park system. It encompasses over 27,000 acres of parks and trails and serves millions of visitors annually.

Three Rivers Park District Plymouth, Minnesota, USA
Jun 05, 2019
Full time
Job Announcement Three Rivers Park District is seeking to fill the position of  Environmental Educator  at in Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park in Brooklyn Park, MN. This position is responsible for developing and implementing community environmental education programming that advances efforts of Three Rivers Park District to connect underrepresented, and other non-traditional populations of suburban Hennepin County through outdoor recreation and environmental education.   STARTING RANGE: $48,131.00 - $51,000.00, depending on qualifications SALARY RANGE: $48,131.00 - $74,776.00 Work Where You Play A natural resources-based park system, Three Rivers Park District manages more than 27,000 acres of parks and trails in the Twin Cities area. It takes a dedicated team of full-time, part-time and seasonal employees to provide the high-quality opportunities and facilities that Three Rivers provides. Be part of this dynamic team, make a difference in the community and work where you play.   Click on the benefits tab for more information on our competitive benefits package. Essential Duties and Qualifications Bachelor's degree in environmental education, outdoor recreation, education, public health, youth studies, natural sciences, or related or equivalent fields preferred and two years of of applicable experience working in environmental education, community outreach, recreation education, youth development, OR any combination of education or experience equivalent to the above.  Experience working with individuals and groups with multi-cultural backgrounds in an outdoor setting preferred.  Working knowledge of and the ability to apply knowledge of current recreational trends, activities, and teaching techniques. Click   here   (Download PDF reader) for full position description. Please contact the Department of Human Resources for any inquiries regarding this posting or position. You can reach us at Mike.Tracy@threeriversparks.org or 763.694.7641. Three Rivers Park District encourages all to apply and is an equal employment opportunity employer. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com