Northwest Trek Conservation Education Intern




Organization: Northwest Trek Wildlife Park (AZA Member)
Location: Eatonville, WA, United States
Job or Internship: Internship

Under the direction of Conservation Program Coordinator, interns will be responsible for presenting conservation information to the general public on a daily basis. Programs are non-traditional in format and primarily include information/education carts and roving interpretation opportunities. Topics include but are not limited to Backyard Habitats, Healthy Watersheds, and Forest Biodiversity.

This internship is available spring, summer and fall and is open to college students. Course work or practical experience in environmental education, interpretation, conservation, and/or wildlife biology is strongly recommended. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and must be available to work both weekdays and weekends. Interns must be available a minimum of 24 hours a week for 12 weeks, and are subject to a Washington State criminal background check. The internship can be extended up to 6 months. This position is unpaid, but there are onsite housing opportunities. Apply online at www.nwtrek.org

Interested students should inquire to: Dan Belting, Education Curator

Northwest Trek 11610 Trek Drive East

Eatonville WA 98328

360-832-7162

dan.belting@nwtrek.org or apply online at www.nwtrek.org