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compensation: $12.50 to $13.50 hour
employment type: part-time
non-profit organization

Sunriver Nature Center & Observatory
Watershed Educator Position

Position Description:
Sunriver Nature Center is seeking a creative, enthusiastic, and organized environmental educator and/or biologist to lead a hands-on, field based watershed stewardship program for grades 3-5. Applicants should be familiar with water sampling techniques, aquatic invertebrate sampling and identification, as well as riparian ecology and local flora and fauna. This position is responsible for creating a fun, active, and engaging learning experience for students in the field. Applicants will also participate in the care and handling of live reptiles and amphibians. The objectives of this program are to expose students to our local watershed, biodiversity, conservation and protection of habitats and flora and fauna and also how to recreate responsibly and live sustainably.

Applicants must be in school for or already have a bachelor's degree in biology, environmental education, or a related field.

- At least one year experience working with elementary youth.
- Have excellent communication skills and enthusiasm to learn.
- Are flexible, friendly, and able to work independently and as part of a team.
- Successful applicants will have a positive track record of taking initiative and creating an engaging learning environment for students while will contribute to the organization as a whole.

Position Dates:
Starts April 1st. Ends June 9th.
Monday -- Friday work week however days and times will vary. Typically between 9am and 3pm.
Potential for summer employment.

$12.50 - $13.50 per hour

To apply:
Please e-mail resume, cover letter, and two letters of recommendation to Jennifer Curtis at Jennifer at sunrivernaturecenter dot org.

Deadline for application: March 21st.
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  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 6024319879



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