Park Interpreter - Porcupine Mountains

  • Michigan Department of Natural Resources
  • Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, Headquarters Rd, Ontonagon, MI, USA
  • May 15, 2019
Full time Biology - Ecology Communication - Public Outreach Conservation/ Natural Resources Environmental Education - Interpretation Outdoor Recreation - Guides- Trails - Wilderness

Job Description

Job Description

Responsible for planning, promoting and presenting educational and recreational activities within the Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park. Duties will also include planning, promoting and presenting outreach programming throughout the region as directed.  Also, responsible for the identification of interpretive (non-personal) exhibit and other outreach needs regionally, the research associated with producing these products, and the coordination with the Marketing and Outreach Division necessary to produce these products.  The Interpreter at the Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park is supervised by the Interpretive Manager who is located offsite.  

Required Education and Experience

Education
Possession of a bachelor's degree in natural sciences, park management, natural resources communication or interpretation, parks and recreation, outdoor or environmental education, fisheries and wildlife or another natural resources related field, or an education degree with an emphasis in natural science.

Experience

Park Interpreter 9
No specific type or amount is required.

Park Interpreter 10
One year of professional experience providing interpretation services equivalent to a Park Interpreter 9.

Park Interpreter P11
Two years of professional experience providing interpretation services equivalent to a Park Interpreter, including one year equivalent to a Park Interpreter 10.

Park Interpreter 12
Three years of professional experience providing interpretation services equivalent to a Park Interpreter, including one year equivalent to a Park Interpreter P11.

Salary

$19.74 - $31.68 Hourly