Immersive Learning Specialist

Expected Dates
September 7, 2021 to September 5, 2022
Site
National Conservation Training Center
Position ID
PO-00732101
Located within the USFWS Distance Learning Branch, the Immersive Learning Specialist works on a development team to create 3D simulations, to include augmented and virtual reality technology, to be integrated into residential conservation and leadership courses offered at the National Conservation Center.

Responsibilities:
  • Develop new creative and immersive learning experiences using 3D simulations, augmented, and virtual reality technology.
  • Provides graphic design and technical support with the development of distance learning products and courseware
  • Supports continuous learning and development for Service employees and other conservation professionals to help them maintain and preserve the nation’s lands, waterways, and resources.

These trainings demonstrate to our participants how to be good caretakers of this public trust and make federal lands available to the American public for recreation, such as hunting, fishing, wildlife viewing, wildlife photography, etc. In addition, professional development will pave the way to help Service employees and others to be good stewards of America’s natural resources and balance this stewardship with regulatory reform.

Compensation: 

  • $660 / week living allowance
  • Health Insurance

SCA1957

  • National Conservation Training Center, Shepherdstown, WV
  • Access to Lynda.com and Unity Learn Premium online training courses.
    On-the-job training with subject matter
    experts.
  • Member can monitor current biological, partnership, education and outreach, and leadership trainings. The
    Center has a variety of walking/hiking trails and has a physical training center.
  • Yes
Main Area of Focus
Education and Interpretation
Education, Training & Skills Expected
Communications
degree major or professional experience
Computer Science
competent without supervision
Customer Service
competent with supervision
Social Media
competent with supervision
Web Site Design
competent with supervision