U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Patuxent Research Refuge
Position Title: Environmental Education & Interpretation Internships (2 positions available)
Salary: $195 per week subsistence, dormitory housing may be available.
Location: Laurel, Maryland
Dates of employment: August 23, 2010 (flexible to change)
Qualifications: Must have well-developed communication skills and leadership ability and be able to work
independently and as part of a team. Applicants must have experience working with children and adults, and
should have (or be pursuing) a Bachelor’s degree in environmental education, natural resources, wildlife
biology or other related field. Although a work vehicle will be provided for official duties, applicants must
have a personal vehicle.
Duties: Interns provide visitor information services, assist with public events, teacher and scout workshops,
develop education materials, design and lead interpretive programs for all ages, and assist with biological
monitoring when applicable.
Work schedule will be 40 hours a week, including weekends (two days off during week).
How to Apply: Send letter of interest, resume, and 3 references with phone numbers or email addresses via email