Careers & Internships

Thank you for your interest in joining Wildlands Conservancy’s team!

If you have a question about an opportunity with us, please contact us.

Careers:

Seasonal Part-Time Environmental Educator Assistant

Wildlands Conservancy is accepting applications for a Seasonal Part-Time Environmental Educator Assistant to be responsible for assisting the Environmental Educator with preparing for community and school environmental education programs such as summer camp and field trips.

The successful candidate will assist with preparing for environmental education classes to groups and individuals of all ages; assist with summer camp parking, attendance, crafts, hikes and other programs; assist with maintaining office/building organization and assist with other activities necessary to advance the mission of Wildlands Conservancy.

The successful candidate should be a minimum of 17 years of age, have a genuine interest in natural sciences, environmental education, environmental science, outdoors, and conservation; be tolerant of inclement weather; ability to work with all ages and individuals; ability to lift 25lbs and must possess; current CPR, First Aid and AED certification; Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance (Act 151); Pennsylvania State Police Request for Criminal Record Check (Act 34); and FBI Clearance (Act 114).   All clearances need to be presented to Human Resources before candidate will be able to begin working at Wildlands Conservancy.

Application Deadline:  5/31/20

Salary $7.50/hour


Seasonal Part-Time Environmental Educator

Wildlands Conservancy is accepting applications for a Seasonal Part-Time Environmental Educator to be responsible for developing, coordinating, promoting, and teaching community and school environmental education programs.

The successful candidate will prepare for and teach environmental education classes to groups and individuals of all ages and learn how to properly handle education animals in order to present wildlife during programming.

The successful candidate should have education or life experience related to outdoor activities, environmental studies, biology, natural resources, education or conservation, ability to work night and weekends, ability to work with all age groups, work independently and within a team, have patience and sense of humor, tolerance of inclement weather, and excellent interpersonal skills and must possess; current CPR, First Aid and AED certification; Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance (Act 151); Pennsylvania State Police Request for Criminal Record Check (Act 34); and FBI Clearance (Act 114).   All clearances need to be presented to Human Resources before candidate will be able to begin working at Wildlands Conservancy.

Application Deadline:  5/31/20

Salary $10/hour


Seasonal Part-Time Bike and Boat Adventure Guide

Wildlands Conservancy is accepting applications for a Seasonal Part-Time Bike and Boat Adventure Guide to be responsible for assisting with the national award winning Bike and Boat program by providing safety guidance, education and professional leadership on the trips.

The successful candidate will be a healthy, outdoor adventure-minded individual who will provide safety guidance and professional leadership on Bike and Boat trips, assist with education and logistics components of trip, support the Lead Guide in areas of overseeing the equipment relating to the program and conduct safety presentations.

The successful candidate should possess previous experience as a river guide and/or relevant training, be able to lift, move and load canoes and bikes, excellent communication skills, have patience and a sense of humor and must possess; current CPR, First Aid and AED certification; Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance (Act 151); Pennsylvania State Police Request for Criminal Record Check (Act 34); and FBI Clearance (Act 114).   All clearances need to be presented to Human Resources before candidate will be able to begin working at Wildlands Conservancy.

Application Deadline:  5/31/20

Salary $10.00/hour


Seasonal Part-Time Stewardship Crew Member

Wildlands Conservancy is accepting applications for a Seasonal Part-Time Stewardship Crew Member to be a responsible for assisting with managing the natural resources, access and infrastructure on Wildlands Conservancy’s nature preserves as well as engage in conservation efforts across the Conservancy’s Easement system.

The successful candidate will work on trails on the Conservancy Preserves, identify and manage invasive species, conduct biological inventories, perform small construction projects and assist with habitat restoration projects.

The successful candidate must have completed two years of college level work relating to environmental science, have the ability to interpret maps, conduct physical labor in all types of weather, use power tools safely, work independently, lift 50 lbs. and hike 5 miles.

Salary $10/Hour

Deadline for submission:  May 31, 2020


To Apply:


Internships:

Please read the detailed descriptions for each open position below

Art Intern
Animal Care Intern
Environmental Education Intern
Environmental Education Administration Intern
Conservation Intern

Application Deadline:  Rolling

Send completed internship application and resume to:

Human Resources

Wildlands Conservancy, Inc.

3701 Orchid Place

Emmaus, PA 18049

Humanresources@wildlandspa.org

Thank you for your interest in joining Wildlands Conservancy’s team!

If you are applying for a seasonal or part-time position in our Education Department please be aware that the following clearances are required before you will be able to work.

Pennsylvania Criminal Background Check

Pennsylvania Child Abuse Clearance

FBI Clearance

Please use this link to apply for the above clearances.

http://keepkidssafe.pa.gov/resources/clearances/index.htm

If you are an intern or volunteer applicant, please use the following link.

http://keepkidssafe.pa.gov/cs/groups/webcontent/documents/document/C_135249.pdf

If you have a question about an opportunity with us, please contact us.