Death Valley Education Internship


Deadline to Apply:

Monday, October 2, 2017, 5:00pm



Death ValleyCA

United States

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Job Description:

Location: Furnace Creek, Death Valley National Park, California

Anticipated Season: Mid-October 2017 to April 2018


  • Lead day field trips outdoors with school groups of up to fifty K-12 students
  • Learn to facilitate student-centered programs focusing on a variety of natural and cultural topics in the field and in the classroom
  • Assist with school and community outreach events


Compensation: $10.00 an hour/40 hours a week and may include holidays and weekends. Shared housing in dormitory style accommodations provided

  • Self-motivated and organized
  • Flexible and adaptable to change
  • Enthusiasm for working outdoors
  • Confidently interacts with children, adolescents, and adults
  • Solution-oriented decision maker
  • Completed or working towards a bachelor or associate degree
  • Understands basic concepts of environmental education (food chains, habitats, human impact on the environment, climate change, etc.)
  • Possesses valid state-issued driver’s license


Other information:

While not required, it is recommended that the intern has their own vehicle during the internship for personal use. Death Valley National Park is remote, and the nearest town with grocery stores is approximately an hour away. A personal vehicle allows the intern to explore the park on their days off.

How to Apply:

Please email a cover letter and resume to Brandi Stewart, Education Program Coordinator, at sends e-mail)

Applications will be accepted and reviewed immediately until the position is filled.