Environmental Education Intern - Fall 1

Expected Dates
September 25, 2017 to December 16, 2017
Southeast Louisiana National Wildlife Refuge Complex
Position ID
This internship is tailored for an individual interested in learning about and exploring careers within the field of visitor services with federal, state, private parks and refuges. Successful completion of this internship will provide skills and experience useful in pursuing these types of career options. Duties: deliver formal environmental education programs on the refuges and in area classrooms (40%); lead public canoe and natural history tours (20%); develop educational and interpretation programs for students and/or general public (15%); staff visitor center (10%); and prepare for and staff special outreach events on the refuges and in the community (15%).
  • Southeast Louisiana National Wildlife Refuge Headquaters
Main Area of Focus
Education and Interpretation
Education, Training & Skills Expected
some coursework or experience
some coursework or experience
Community Engagement
some experience
competent without supervision
Working with Children
competent without supervision