JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
Below are current EE job and internship opportunities in Montana, as well as the region and country. If you have an EE related job or internship to post, please email MEEA.
Montana JOBS AND INTERNSHIPS
Please contact us if you have job or internship openings in Montana!
Ecology Project International - Wildlife Field Ecology Instructors and Interns
Project International (EPI), a nonprofit organization, is hiring
instructors and interns to teach field-based science/conservation/
Field instructors teach ecology and science lessons, lead students in leave no trace techniques as they camp under the stars, guide students in accurately collecting data for research projects as they work alongside scientists, transport students between field sites, adhere to rigorous risk management protocols, and lead students in leadership activities/games.
Field interns 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 season progresses, interns will be called upon to provide relevant ecology and science lessons to students.
Applications will be accepted through Friday, February 1st, 2013. For a complete job description and instructions to apply visit http://www.ecologyproject.org/
Montana Natural History Center Summer Jobs and Internships
Montana Natural History Center in Missoula, Montana is looking for qualified staff to help out with summer programs in 2013. More info at www.montananaturalist.org
Internship Summary: Have fun this summer while gaining valuable experience in environmental education! The Summer Camp intern will provide support and instruction for the Summer Science Day Camps at MNHC. The Intern will assist with administrative tasks, will assist camp instructors with program instruction, and will have opportunities to lead some activities for camp participants. Paid position, 75 hours over most of the summer.
Part-Time (30 hrs/wk) and Full Time (40 hrs/week) Camp Program Instructor: Summer Camp Program Instructors will provide leadership and instruction for the Summer Science Day Camps at MNHC. These camps are a popular series of programs for kids ages 4-13, and combine experiential natural science education with outdoor fun and adventure. Camps include weekly field trips and run for 8 weeks form June 17th through August 16th (no camp on week of July 4th). Every week is unique, so camp staff wil gain broad experience in outdoor environmental education while we explore a variety of topics in natural history!
NATIONAL JOBS AND INTERNSHIPS
Children and Nature Network Executive Director
The Executive Director is the chief administrator of the organization. Qualified applicants will have executive leadership experience with non-profit organizations, excellent communications and organizational skills, demonstrated record of successful fundraising, a proven record of compliance with non-profit legal and financial reuquirements, and a record of thought leadership and accomplishment related to the mission of the organization. This is a full-time position in a virtual organization which means that all staff work remotely. The Executive Director reports to the Chair of the Board; all other staff report to the Executive Director. Location and compensation will be negotiated. Applications are encouraged from all cultural and socio-economic backgrounds and any geographic locations. Full announcement here. Children and Nature Network website is www.childrenandnature.org
EE linked Networks, EEjobs
A service from the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE), EEjobs is a searchable catalog of links to EE-related job. Featuring 40+ new job listings every week. http://eelinked.naaee.net/
Jobs at OutdoorEd.com
Search for outdoor-education related jobs around the country or look for companies that have the kind of profile you're interested in. Includes positions in outdoor, experiential, environmental, and adventure education. http://www.outdoored.com/
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