• Naturalist I

    Warren County
    Job Description
    NATURALIST I
    Salary $ 43,605; Fulltime with Benefits

     
    The County of Warren, EOE, is seeking a Naturalist. This is a competitive position. Appointment will be provisional pending Civil Service examination held at a later date. The position may require working some evenings, holidays and weekend days. This position requires work at an environmental education center. The individual works under the supervision of the Environmental Education Administrator. Does related work as needed.

    Abbreviated Duties: Conducts a broad range of environmental education programs for schools, special groups, and the general public. Prepares programs, field trips, audiovisual presentation, written materials, exhibits, and demonstrations on ecology, natural resources, and environmental concerns.Plans the acquisition and maintenance of materials and biological specimens used in programs and exhibits. Evaluates effectiveness of these programs and exhibits and makes modifications as needed. Maintains records of program attendance, cost, and evaluations. Trains other employees in environmental education methods. Plans and conducts workshops for teachers and other adults in outdoor/environmental teaching methods and concepts. Prepares daily record keeping and routine reports on all activities. Authority to fill this job vacancy is pending approval of the Board of Supervisors.

    Minimum Qualifications:
    Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a bachelors degree in natural history, wildlife management, zoology, biology or related field; or
    An Associates Degree in natural history, wildlife management, zoology, biology or related field and two years of environmental education experience; or
    Any reasonable combination of experience as listed above.

    This position requires a degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
     
    CANDIDATES SHOULD SEND RESUME AND LETTER OF INTENT TO:
    Warren County Department of Public Works,
    Kevin Hajos,P.E.,
    4028 Main Street,Warrensburg, NY 12885
    518-623-4141

    APPLICATIONS ARE BEING ACCEPTED UNTIL SEPTEMBER 23, 2020.
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