Organization: Northwest Trek Wildlife Park of Metro Parks Tacoma
Location: Eatonville, WA, Country
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. 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.
1. Course work or practical experience in environmental education, interpretation, conservation, and/or wildlife biology is preferred.
2. Be capable of standing for extended periods of time and working in an outdoor environment under any weather condition.
The internship can be extended if approved by the applicant and staff. This position is unpaid, but onsite housing opportunities may be available.
Apply online at www.nwtrek.org
Interested students should inquire to:
Northwest Trek 11610 Trek Drive East Eatonville WA 98328
or apply online at www.nwtrek.org