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Curator / Preservationist 1

GA DNR Parks, Rec, and Historic Sites Division
Crooked River State Park
Job Field:
Natural Resources Recreation and Tourism
Water and Soil Resources
Job Type:
Full Time
Location Detail:
Camden County
Job Description:

Under supervision, plans, develops, and manages programs and exhibits to inform the public of forestry programs, or historical, natural, and scientific features of historical sites, state parks or museums. Carries out state and federal mandated preservation programs and preservation activities. Incumbents at this level may require additional training or experience to gain full proficiency in some or all of the job responsibilities.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

 Conducts and/or organizes tours, workshops, and instructional sessions to acquaint consumers with program features and/or facilities

 Constructs historical, scientific, and nature related displays

 Coordinates the federal and state mandated laws and regulations as applied to the area

 Coordinates the research, survey, educational, habitat management and fundraising projects

 Develops and maintains the registration, cataloging and basic record-keeping systems

 Develops, researches, plans and organizes interpretive services and programs for Educational Forest, parks, and historic sites Works with Department of Education teachers

 Maintains the upkeep of the facilities, exhibits and artifacts

 Makes recommendations concerning maintenance and renovation projects

 Plans and organizes the acquisition, storage, and exhibition of collections and related materials

 Prepares and presents lectures and interpretative talks about forest programs and resources, park features and museum displays


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor’s degree in Natural Resource Management, Environmental Science, Historical Preservation or a closely related field from an accredited college or university.


High School diploma or GED


One year of experience in a directly related field.


POSITION # 00185519


How to Apply:

If interested in applying for this position, please submit an electronic DNR Application for Employment to the e-mail address highlighted below or mail a completed DNR Application for Employment to the following address:

Georgia Department of Natural Resources

Parks, Recreation and Historic Sites Division

ATTN: Kat Edmond

One Conservation Way

Brunswick, GA 31520