Environmental Education Internship

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Deadline to Apply:

Monday, February 12, 2018, 11:45pm



Stone Harbor, NJ
United States

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Job Description:

This internship is designed to introduce you to the Environmental Education and Interpretation profession and further your career, all while you explore one of America’s most incredible natural areas.

Interns work 40 hours per week (one weekend day and one-two evenings required), receive a weekly stipend, and have the option of on-site dormitory housing if available.  So if being wet, muddy, and happy at day's end sounds like your dream job, then we want you at The Wetlands Institute!

As Environmental Education Interns, you will lead or participate in the following:

  • Educational Salt Marsh Safari Walks
  • Fishing, Seining and Crabbing Programs
  • Back-bay Kayak and Boat Tours
  • Aquarium Feeding Programs
  • Daily Creature Feature Presentations
  • Interpretive Dune, Beach and Nature Walks
  • Summer Nature Programs
  • Local Outreach Events
  • School Programs
  • Crabulous Crab Day

This internship has the following requirements:

  • A degree in biology, marine biology, environmental science, education or related field
  • Must have completed at least two years of college
  • Reliable transportation, automobile preferred
  • Must be comfortable working on boats

Position Start Date:

Monday, May 21, 2018

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How to Apply:

To apply, please submit a complete application package which includes:  cover letter, resume and completed internship application form.  Internship application forms may be downloaded from our website at:  http://wetlandsinstitute.org/education/internship-opportunities/

Please send all complete application packages to Brooke Knapick via email or US postal service.  Email preferred.

Brooke Knapick
Director of Educational Program Development
The Wetlands Institute
1075 Stone Harbor Boulevard
Stone Harbor, New Jersey  08247

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