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Seasonal Naturalist

Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center

Job Field:
Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management
Job Type:
Seasonal, Temporary, Internship
Location Detail:
Job Description:

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources is seeking college students and recent graduates interested in environmental education to fill two seasonal naturalist positions at the Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center in Mansfield, Georgia.

Primary responsibilities include assisting with the development and implementation of activities for public, student, and specialty programs, assisting with event planning, and social media.


Other expectations and duties include assisting with the creative development and implementation of new programs for the 2021 school year, animal care/husbandry, and participation in other activities as they arise. Applicants must be self-motivated, conservation minded, interested in working with children, love the outdoors, and enthusiastic about sharing their knowledge with others. Preference will be given to those candidates who are currently working toward or have earned a wildlife or education-related degree.



The seasonal naturalist positions will begin

September 1, 2021 and end December 17, 2021.



Selected candidates receive an hourly wage of $8.75 at 40 hours/week and free on-site housing. Seasonal employees do not qualify for personal leave, vacation, or holiday pay.

How to Apply:

For more information, and to receive an application,

please email the Residential Programs Coordinator at:; 770-784-3163