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Updated February 1, 2018

Environmental Job Sites

Jobs in Missouri and Surrounding States

Part-Time Executive Director, EE Assoc of Illinois. Illinois. Deadline February 26, 2018. The Environmental Education Association of Illinois is currently seeking applications for an Executive Director. The Executive Director is responsible for the successful leadership and management of the organization following the strategic direction set by the Board of Directors.

Program Specialist, Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden. Deadline April 2, 2018. Oversee and lead day-to-day programs and activities of the Botanical Garden Summer Camp Program (June 18-22, June 25-29, July 9-13, July 16-20, July 23-27, July 30-August 3, August 6-10 and August 13-17) as well as assist the Youth Education Coordinator to deliver other youth education programs during the summer.

Seasonal Gardener, Powell Gardens Educational Garden (part-time). This position supports the Coordinator, K - 12 & Family Programs by assisting in the planting, harvesting, and maintaining of all education garden beds and related landscape surrounding the education building or used by the edu cation department in the Hear tland Harvest Garden. The Education Garden Seasonal Gardener will primarily assist in the spring and summer planting and all aspects of the education garden . Other garden projects will be as directed but may be related to learn ing about, researching, and or drafting informational text or collection material for future interpretive use. This position requires flexibility, enthusiasm, hardiness, and often requires adapting to a sometimes quick pace and/or rapidly changing situatio ns dictated by any situation Powell Garde ns ’ needs. This position requires working alongside various staff members and volunteers outdoors sometimes in extreme weather conditions .

Zoo Education Interpreter, St. Louis Zoo. Start Date April 2, 2018. The role of the Interpretive Team is to celebrate the natural world by creating Zoo-wide opportunities for our guests to connect with our animals, mission, nature, and conservation messages.  Our team engages guests throughout the Zoo at exhibits, on tours, and through scheduled interpretive programs.  Interpreters also facilitate safe and fun encounters with stingrays and sharks at the Stingrays at Caribbean Cove exhibit.  We use props such as bio-facts and costumes in combination with interpretive training and on-going support throughout the summer season.  Becoming a member of our Interpretive Team is perfect for performers, educators, and curious minds alike.  Must be available for a full 2 week training (40h) from April 2 – 13.

Education Instructor, Kansas City Zoo (part-time).Under general direction, an Education Instructor delivers education programs, organizes and maintains all materials associated with the respective program, supervises participants, and occasionally aids with curriculum development.