Nature Center Interpreter-Part Time

Organization:

El Paso County Nature Centers

Location:

Colorado Springs & Fountain, CO

Deadline:

Contact:

Nancy

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Under direct supervision of the Nature Center Supervisor, assists in providing interpretive services within a nature center and regional park to promote public understanding, enjoyment, and appreciation of natural areas, interpretive programs, and parks.

  • Provides public information services, including orientation to the public regarding regional parks and trails; greets visitors and receives incoming calls; provides natural and cultural history information and roving interpretive services.
  • Leads and assists with staff or volunteer-led interpretive programs and presentations.
  • Assists with various special projects/events on the behalf of the Recreation & Cultural Services Division.
  • Assists in the maintenance of displays and exhibits and other nature center facilities, equipment, and materials; researches, designs, develops, and assembles interpretive exhibits, programs, media, and materials.
  • Researches, develops, and leads programs for a wide variety of audiences from toddlers to adults.
  • Leads Environmental Education programs for elementary and middle school students. Assists with the organization and presentation of nature day-camps
  • Performs other duties as required.