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Environmental Interpretation Internships
Summer

2/28/2013
Date inactive: 3/22/2013

 Environmental Interpretation Internships
Number of Positions: 2
Salary: $195 per week stipend with dormitory housing available
Location: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Patuxent Research Refuge, Laurel, Maryland
Dates of employment: May 17th, 2013 – August 16th, 2013
Qualifications: Must have well-developed communication skills and leadership ability; be able to work independently and as part of a team; experience working with children and adults preferred. Bachelor’s degree (or pursuing) in education, natural resources, or related field desired. Driver’s license necessary. Internship is 40 hrs/wk.
Duties: Provide quality educational experiences for all visitors to the National Wildlife Visitor Center and Patuxent Research Refuge through developing and conducting interpretive and educational programs for all ages, leading interpretive tram tours focusing on wildlife management and research, working with Scout groups, and assisting with all operations of a visitor center. Work schedule will include weekends (two days off during week), and some holidays.
How to Apply: Send letter of interest, resume, and list of 3 references with phone numbers and email.
Closing Date: Received by March 22nd, 2013
Contact Person: Amy Shoop
Patuxent Research Refuge.  10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop, Laurel, MD 20708-4027.  Amy_Shoop@fws.gov