Job Listings

Current Opportunities:

Volunteer Park Naturalist
Location: Stanislaus National Forest
This is a volunteer position to assist with and present interpretive programs in Stanislaus National Forest. You can apply here.

Seasonal Forest Service Park Ranger Interpreter
Location: Hathaway Pines and other various locations
This position is advertised at the GS-4 and GS-5 levels. You can find the vacancy announcements by searching on the announcement number, Hathaway Pines. The links to the posting are here and here.

Interpretive Specialist
Location: Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District
This position will be a part of the Interpretation & Education Program in the Visitor Service Department. This position serves as the technical lead, trainer/mentor, and day-to-day contact for the District’s Outdoor Activity Docents (volunteer naturalists) and supports their delivery of interpretive activities on District’s preserves. Learn more here!

Education Program Coordinator
Location: California Academy of Sciences
This position provides support for the Science Action Club (SAC) program. If program logistics, tracking data, and fostering STEM skills is your thing, learn more here!

Education Marketing Coordinator
Location: California Academy of Sciences
This position produces graphic and written content for promotional materials that help tell the story of the Science Action Club (SAC) program. Learn more here!

Parks Interpretive Program Coordinator
Location: Santa Clara County Parks
Interim position to coordinate the department wide Junior Ranger Program and a variety of South County interpretive programs, projects, staff, and volunteers. Learn more here!

Seasonal Park Interpreter
Location: Natural Bridge State Beach
Entry level interpretive position perfect for those interested in pursuing a park career! Learn more here!

Scientific Aide
Location: Nimbus Hatchery Visitor Center
30+ hours a week position will help staff the Nimbus Hatchery Visitor Center, lead tours on our lands, and assist with outreach and much more!
Learn more here!

Education Program Coordinator
Location: Solano Resource Conservation District
Support community outreach efforts and assist with restoration and water quality projects managed by Solano RCD!
Learn more here!

Wildlife Educators – Americorps
Locations: Las Vegas, Reno, and Elko, Nevada
Be an essential member of the Conservation Education team!
Learn more: Las Vegas, Reno, and Elko

Check these out for more ongoing opportunities:

California State Parks
Are you looking for a career that lets you live out your passion? With a Department committed to fostering inclusivity, promoting health, and preserving California’s precious resources, you came to the right place. Navigate your future by taking the first steps toward your new career today. We welcome you to join the Parks family! Visit California Parks for interpretive job opportunities.

USA Jobs
The official job site of the US Federal Government. It’s your one-stop source for Federal jobs and employment information. Visit USAJobs to set up an account.

Association of Zoo & Aquariums
Job listings for zoos and aquariums across the nation, including interpretive and education jobs. Visit Association of Zoos & Aquariums – Job Listings.

Environmental Career Opportunities
A good source for naturalist jobs, some interpretive and other environmental jobs. Visit their outdoor and environmental education job listings.

North American Association for Environmental Education
Job listings for those who believe in teaching people how to think about the environment, not what to think. Listings include environmental education and interpretive jobs. Visit NAAEE’s EElinked.

California Association for Environmental & Outdoor Education
Working as the state affiliate for the North American Association of Environmental Educators (or NAAEE) this volunteer run organization is charged with providing a diverse pool of trained educators that is knowledgeable and skilled at educating today’s youth about the natural world. Visit AEOE jobs.

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