Printed on: March 7, 2021

Wetland Naturalist

Employer Kootenay-Columbia Discovery Centre Society
Salary $16 /hr
Terms Seasonal F/T
Start Date May 3, 2021
Requirements • A bonus if you are enrolled in and returning to a post-secondary training program in a related field, including natural and environmental sciences, biology, education, resource management, tourism and recreation
• Enthusiasm for learning and teaching about the natural world and experience in outdoor recreation activities including bird-watching, canoeing and hiking
• Creative, flexible, motivated and outgoing with strong verbal communication skills
• Ability to work as part of a team and individually
• Experience working and interacting with the public, children and youth in an engaging and

Duties • Facilitate and lead school and youth environmental education programs
• Interpret natural history and conduct guided canoe and walking tours
• Develop and deliver interpretive programming for day camps and special events
• Effectively explain the purpose and management techniques of the CVWMA as well as wetland ecology and wildlife to visitors and program participants
• Interact with the general public in a professional and courteous manner
• Prepare daily wildlife sighting reports
• Perform key holder and maintenance duties around the Interpretation Centre and trails


To Apply Please use the contact information as directed in the listing.
Résumé Via Email
Contact Name Carla Ahern
Address PO Box 763
Location Creston
Phone
Fax
E-Mail education@discovery-centre.ca
Website
Date Posted 2021-02-05
Date Ending 2021-03-05