Yellowstone Wildlife Ecology Field Intern

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Deadline to Apply:

Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 12:00am

Address:

Missoula, MT
United States

Job Category:

Job

Job Type:

Other

Job Description:

Ecology Project International (EPI) is hiring interns to teach field-based science/conservation/environmental educational programs for middle and high school students. We are currently hiring for the winter and summer Yellowstone wildlife ecology programs.

EPI is an international non-profit organization dedicated to addressing critical conservation issues through field-based partnerships between local experts and high school students. We engage adolescent youth from local communities and visiting youth from other regions in applied conservation hands-on science and conservation as they learn about and help protect threatened species and habitats. Through EPI’s programs in five countries throughout the U.S. and Latin America, teens are inspired and empowered to engage in conservation efforts at home and worldwide to become the next generation of conservation leaders. More information can be found at www.ecologyproject.org.

Field interns, as a member of a three person field team, guide students in the preparation of all meals in the field, maintain EPI field equipment, transport students, lead students in leadership activities/games, and support field instructors in conducting all courses. As the internship progresses, interns will be called upon to provide relevant ecology and science lessons to students. 

How to Apply:

For a complete job announcement and to access the application, visit http://www.ecologyproject.org/about/jobs/.

Applications will be accepted through October 4th. Applications will only be accepted online.