Summer Camp Naturalist

  • Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center
  • Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center, Goodview Drive, Lanesboro, MN, USA
  • Feb 08, 2018
Seasonal Biology - Ecology Communication - Public Outreach Environmental Education - Interpretation

Job Description

Summer Camp Naturalist

Summer Outdoor Program Internship

June 3rd - August 10th, 2018

Interested in exploring the Outdoor Education field? Increase your skills as an instructor and learn the ins-and-outs by joining us for ten weeks this summer as a Summer Camp Naturalist! As a Summer Naturalist, you will be responsible for assisting in creating and maintaining a safe, fun, and educational environment for on-site program participants. Over half of the position focuses on experiences with our summer camp programs, with the rest in outdoor adventure education programs.

Qualifications

  • Able to commit to June 3rd to August 10th, 2018 with vacation time June 30th- July 4th, 2018
  • Currently enrolled as a full time college student (with the completion of at least sophomore year) or recent college graduate
  • CPR/First Aid certifications preferred
  • Interest in, and prior experience working with, youth in an outdoor setting
  • Exhibit characteristics such as: leadership, responsibility, patience, dependability, maturity, positive attitude, self-motivation, creativity, and enthusiasm
  • Ability to problem-solve and think on their feet
  • Comfortable with heights
  • Able to lift or carry up to 50 lbs., sit, stand, or maintain physical activity for extended periods of time
  • Able to work long hours, five-six days a week with little time off

Salary & Benefits

  • Option of Internship credit, dependent on College/University
  • $185/week for the duration of the summer
  • Housing provided on-site – includes WiFi, access to laundry
  • Food provided as meals in the Dining Hall or kitchen staples
  • Access to Eagle Bluff’s adventure gear
  • Firearms Safety Certification
  • Professional purchase discounts

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Sector

Nonprofit- NGO

Salary

$185/week for the duration of the summer