Careers/Internships

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center has a wide-variety of employment opportunities for individuals who are enthusiastic, hard-working, and dedicated to supporting our mission. Our staff is the foundation of our Center.

Interested in joining our team? Check out our current opportunities:

Summer Land Steward
The Summer Land Steward will provide support to the Center’s Resource Ecologist and help implement Schlitz Audubon’s Conservation Plan. S/he will gain professional skills related to the management and restoration of the Center’s lands.

Weekend Facility Assistant
Schlitz Audubon’s Facilities Assistant is responsible for providing weekend maintenance and security, set-up for building rentals and programs, and other duties as assigned. 

Land Management Intern
Student interns will receive hands-on experience in natural areas management to further the development of the interns towards their professional trajectory.  This unpaid position is designed to ground the individual with professional skill-sets related to ecological land management.  The knowledge gained should carry-over to other environments/systems in their career futures.  The Center’s Land Management Intern assists the Center’s Land Manager with the ecological-restoration of the entire grounds. 

Summer Camp Intern (Early Childhood) 
Schlitz Audubon is offering one unpaid Internship in Early Childhood Education, intended to provide an undergraduate or graduate student with an opportunity to gain practical experience teaching children aged six-months to six-years. High School students with an interest in teaching young children will also be considered.

Summer Camp Intern (School Age) 
Schlitz Audubon is offering up to three unpaid Summer Camp (School Age) Internships. This intern program is designed to provide undergraduate or graduate college students with an opportunity to gain practical experience teaching students from elementary through middle school. By working with professional Naturalist educators, interns will develop outdoor teaching skills and learn how to incorporate their knowledge of Wisconsin natural history into lesson plans for young students. Schlitz Audubon’s Summer Camp Internship is a challenging and highly rewarding experience for someone considering a career in environmental education.